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Gaza’s unhappy sister wives – by Asmaa Al-Ghoul

http://www.al-monitor.com/pulse/originals/2015/03/gaza-hamas-conservative-rise-of-polygamy.html They entered the hairdresser’s shop together. One looked serious, covered in traditional Islamic dress; while the other seemed more lively, wearing pants and lots of makeup. The first woman had an authoritarian air that she tried to impose on … Continue reading

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From a Private School in Cairo to ISIS Killing Fields in Syria – by Mona El-Naggar

http://www.nytimes.com/2015/02/19/world/middleeast/from-a-private-school-in-cairo-to-isis-killing-fields-in-syria-video.html?_r=2

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There is a better way – a story of choice!

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Interview with persecuted young atheist in Erbil

 KURDISTAN A teenage school student from Erbil has made headlines after it was revealed that he was imprisoned in solitary confinement, severely tortured, simply for openly saying that he is an atheist. Ahmad Sherwan, 16, says he was first arrested last … Continue reading

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Islam, Saudi and apostasy

Does Islamic law really proscribe the death penalty for apostasy? an opinion by Mohamed Ghilan Just when we thought the term “terrorism” could not become more meaningless or manipulated, Saudi Arabia’s government seems to have proved us wrong by recently adding atheism under … Continue reading

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“Wir sollten das Grundgesetz nicht taufen”

Repost von Qantara.de Den kompletten Artikel gibt es hier. Interview: Johan Schloemann ​​ In der Reaktion auf Christian Wulffs Bemerkungen zum Islam spricht jetzt Volker Kauder, Fraktionschef der CDU/CSU, mit manchen anderen vom “Grundgesetz, das auf unserem christlich-jüdischen Erbe beruht”. Was … Continue reading

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God Is Not A Dictator

Interesting article from Qantara.de (German version can be found here.) by Arnfrid Schenk and Martin Spiewak Interview with Mouhanad Khorchide ”God Is Not A Dictator” The Koran has thus far been subjected to erroneous interpretation, says Mouhanad Khorchide, professor of … Continue reading

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