President Obama needs to stop using his power and influence as president to tell all of America how to vote. It’s dictatorial and controlling. Obama who talks freely about the doom and gloom perception of America espoused by Donald Trump is engaging in the same doom and gloom strategy by fear mongering to voters aboutContinue reading “IN AMERICA…”

In Pakistan, gruesome ‘honor’ killings bring a new backlash

LAHORE, Pakistan (AP) — Parveen Rafiq closed her hands around the neck of her youngest daughter, Zeenat, and squeezed and squeezed until the girl was almost dead. Then, in the tiny apartment where the family lived, she doused the 18-year-old with kerosene and set her on fire. Neighbors saw the smoke and rushed to theContinue reading “In Pakistan, gruesome ‘honor’ killings bring a new backlash”

Outrage In Pakistan Over Bid To Allow ‘Light Beating’ Of Wives 

By RFE/RL May 28, 2016 Asuggestion that men should be allowed to “lightly beat” their wives from an Islamic religious body was met with outrage in Pakistan on May 27. The suggestion was included in a draft bill released by the Council of Islamic Ideology on May 26, which was posed as an alternative to aContinue reading “Outrage In Pakistan Over Bid To Allow ‘Light Beating’ Of Wives “