Category Archives: Injustice

International Outrage Over Gang Rape Sentence

News from New Zealand: Sisters sentenced to be raped The News International: Indian Sisters ordered to be (gang) raped Sky News: Protest as sisters are sentenced to be raped. Live Law: Two sisters to be raped as punishment. News Vice: Outrage over village gang rape sentence on Indian sisters The world’s press has rightly drawn […]

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1000 Lashes For Saudi Blogger

Saudi is ‘in the dock’ says the Guardian. “The cruel and unjust sentence passed on the Saudi blogger Raif Badawi, 10 years in jail and 1,000 lashes, has been upheld by the supreme court in Riyadh. Hopes that the court might reduce or even commute the sentence, particularly as the holy fast of Ramadan begins next […]

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1000 Lashes For Saudi Blogger

A family man with three small children is to receive 50 lashes a week for twenty weeks, but the second week has been deferred because his wounds are not healed enough to take the second round of lashing. He also faces 10 years imprisonment ( he has already served two years), and fined £175,000. While […]

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Scientist Fired Over Dinosaur Find

Whatever the truth of the ‘dino’ discovery and of the sacking of a scientist, both sides of the origins debate taking up their cudgels with which to beat each other into becoming the next round of fossil finds! Science Direct, gives brief news on the case, and here is an actual press release from the […]

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Warning: Graphic Content Of Woman Being Flogged

I have joined in highlighting the plight of Meriam Ibrahim in a previous post, but it is not just Meraim Ibrahim who is to be given a hundred lashes, as well as execution by hanging, it is the plight of women generally who step out of line with Sharia Law that should concern us all […]

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Media Onslaught On UKIP Backfires

So says today’s Guardian. I’ve been wondering what has been going on with the media and the issue over Romanian Immigrants. The Daily Mail is just one newspaper that has been feeding us negative stories of ‘Aggressive Begging by Roma’ It wasn’t Nigel Farage who published this headline! And now that Nigel Farage is repeating what […]

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Pregnant Sudanese Woman To Be Executed for Becoming A Christian

The Irish Times reports on a “Pregnant Sudanese woman sentenced to death for becoming Christian.” She is also to be given 100 lashes after she has given birth to her child before being executed. It is unbelievable except that “Amnesty International has described the death sentence as “abhorrent”, and calls for the woman’s release. It […]

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