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Posts Tagged: Honor Killings

November 6, 2016 9:39 am
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Do Women’s Rights Matter to J Street?

JNS.org - J Street's controversial response to the sexual harassment of one of its staff members raises questions as to whether its attitude toward women's...

May 31, 2016 5:51 am
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America Must Save Muslims Facing Death by Extremists

I had the most amazing experience last Friday. Ever since the New York Times first published the story of a young couple named Zakia and Mohammed...

January 5, 2015 8:41 am
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The Guardian Blames Palestinian Misogyny, Rape, and Violence on Israel

A January 1 article published in the Guardian's Global Development section by Liz Ford started off promisingly enough, with a rare look into the culture of misogyny, rape,...

May 19, 2014 12:24 am
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United Nations Concerned by Honor Killings Increase in West Bank

Jerusalem Post - UN Women, the United Nations' organization for women's rights, is "seriously concerned" by rising rates of violence against women, including "honor" killings...

December 19, 2013 1:39 am
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Women Are the Real Victims of the Arab Spring

The Arab Spring, with the rising tide of hope for democracy and change it ushered in, has turned to autumn. For women it has become...

December 13, 2013 11:21 am
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Palestinians Blame Honor Killings on Israel

From Reuters: A silvery green olive grove set in the red soil of a Palestinian village is a crime scene - testament to a practice so sensitive...

October 2, 2013 9:23 am
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Palestinian Honor Killings Dramatically Increase in 2013

According to the Palestinian NGO Women's Center for Legal Aid Counseling, a total of 25 Palestinian women have been murdered this year in honor crimes,...

June 12, 2013 12:02 pm
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Palestinian Indicted for Murder of Israeli Father of Five

Jerusalem Post - The Samaria IDF court on Wednesday indicted Palestinian Salam Zagal for the murder of an Israeli settler stabbed to death at the Tapuah...

May 27, 2013 9:24 am
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Muslim Acts of Beheading in the West

The gruesome murder last week of a soldier outside London by a Muslim convert, Michael Adebolajo, brings to mind that throat slitting and...

November 25, 2012 4:08 pm
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Say Hello to the New Tribal Middle East

A recent picture taken in Gaza reveals more than all the sanctimonious speeches calling on Israel to be "humane" or "proportional" in fighting the Islamic terror state in Gaza that has made life a...

March 6, 2012 1:56 pm
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The Middle East’s Real Apartheid

In light of Israel Apartheid Week, which hit cities and campuses throughout the world recently, supporters of the Jewish state find it difficult to agree...

Features

Israeli-German Spat Highlights Europe’s Funding of BDS and Terror

JNS.org - A diplomatic spat between Israel and Germany has provided a prominent platform...

After 130 Years, Poughkeepsie’s Jews Get an Eruv

JNS.org - In the rich, nearly 130-year history of the organized Jewish community in Poughkeepsie, NY, pushing a stroller or...

World

Dozens of Pro-Israel Groups Call on Tufts President to Take Action After BD...

Forty-five pro-Israel organizations signed a letter that was sent on Thursday to the president of Tufts University demanding that action...

Israel

At 69, Israel’s Population Stands at 8.68 Million

JNS.org - Israel has approximately 8.68 million residents, the Israeli Central Bureau of Statistics reported on Thursday, ahead of the country’s 69th Independence Day next week. The number includes 6.48 million Jewish residents, accounting for 74.7 percent...

Middle East

Islamic Cleric Favored by PA President Abbas: Israel Waging War on Muslims ...

Israel is waging war on Muslims with drugs and "sex mania," a leading Islamic cleric in the Palestinian Authority alleged during...

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