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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 Pre-Military Academy ‘Breaks You and Builds You Anew’

JNS.org - “Put your hands behind your back and get on your knees,” 19-year-old Noam Ohayon told me. I complied. “Now fall forward...

After Massive Diaspora Response, Israel’s Raging Fires Come Under Control

JNS.org - Improving weather conditions, a massive influx of support from the international community...

Baptist Pastor Unearths His Father’s Holocaust Heroism in Wartime Diaries

JNS.org -- Master Sgt. Roddie Edmonds never spoke about his experiences as a prisoner...

World

Human Rights Legal Expert: Unanimous Passage of Senate Antisemitism Bill to...

A newly passed US Senate bill advancing the fight against antisemitism will have a “ripple effect” on educational institutions, the head of...

Israel

Jewish Agency, Boston Philanthropies Distribute Aid to Haifa Fire Victims

JNS.org - The heads of the Jewish Agency and Boston’s Combined Jewish Philanthropies (CJP) visited Haifa Wednesday to distribute aid funds to victims of last week’s wildfires. “In these trying times, the...

Middle East

Senior Tehran Cleric Calls for ‘Retaliation’ After US Senate Ba...

“Now is the time for retaliation,” a senior Iranian cleric told worshippers in Tehran on Friday, following the US Senate’s...

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