The Shiite minority of Saudi Arabia has always been subjected to tough political, economic, cultural, and religious discriminations. Their main offense is their faith which the extremist Sunnis deem as heresy.
“It was reported the girls as young as 8 are sold at such slave markets. Some 3,000 to 5,000 Yazidi women are believed to be held captive by IS as sex slaves.”
As if the mass rapes committed by self-professed Islamists in Syria, Iraq, and Nigeria did not suffice, I am saddened to report a long string of attacks in another nation.
Women from Eastern Europe are being smuggled into Scotland for sexual exploitation and sham marriages at the hands of human traffickers, according to a new documentary. Undercover BBC journalist Sam Poling traveled to Slovakia to expose how Eastern European criminal gangs are trafficking young women to Scotland for them to marry third-country nationals, mainly Pakistanis, […]
US politicians from both parties never tire of praising Israel and taking BILLIONS of tax dollars from Americans to give to the Jewish state.
Through the past years, growing concern has surrounded these women who have been voicing their discontent that they do not receive sufficient salary. At times, they are even exploited by their bosses.
One of the Sustainable Development Goals adopted by the UN last year will attempt to tackle a problem that has been vexing economists and statisticians for decades: how to accurately measure unpaid labor performed mostly by women. The need to “recognize and value unpaid care and domestic work” is one of nine targets listed under the broader […]
In search of a better life Russian women go abroad, hoping for happiness with a foreign prince. However, such stories rarely have a happy ending.
Turkish border guards have reportedly shot dead eight Syrians, most of them women and children, who were attempting to flee violence in their conflict-stricken country.
Scholars from Saudi Arabia have made a “surprising” and unprecedented discovery – turns out women are in fact mammals and therefore should have “equal rights” with animals. Scholars from Saudi Arabia have made a “surprising” and unprecedented discovery – turns out women are in fact mammals and therefore should have “equal rights” with animals.
American women are at a higher risk of poverty after retirement than men, because their existence is conditioned by a combination of lower pay, a longer lifespan and other factors such as taking time off to be with their families. A new study by the Washington, DC-based Institute on Retirement Security (NIRS) found that retirement […]
The Board of Supervisors Tuesday approved $7 million in funding to help get homeless individuals — particularly women and veterans – – off the street and into housing quickly.
The National Veterans Technical Assistance Center (NVTAC) is hosting the webinar “Serving Women Veterans and Veterans Fleeing Domestic Violence” on Thursday, Jan. 7 at 2:00 pm EST.
The seismic shift of women serving in the military can’t be overstated.
ISIS posts pictures of ‘Christian women kidnapped in Syria threatening that they will become sex slaves if ransom is not paid’.
It’s inspiring to see that after serving their country nobly in the armed forces, so many women and men veterans choose to continue working for the American people through Federal civil service.
Congresswoman Corrine Brown, the Ranking Member on the House Veterans’ Affairs Committee, introduced H.R. 1575, a bill to make permanent a successful psychiatric and psychological counseling pilot program run by the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) for newly returned women veterans.
As for the believers, both men and women they are allies to one another. They enjoin the doing of what is right and forbid the doing of what is wrong, and are constant in prayer, and render the purifying dues, and pay heed unto God and His Apostle.
March 1-31, 2013, is International Women’s Month. A lot of interesting things have already happened in 2013, but let’s pause and reflect over some of 2012’s notable female achievements.
Women in Combat. The Pentagon and the news media act as if this is a brand new concept.