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· May, 2008

Stories about Religion from May, 2008

Burkina Faso: Level four culture shock

In The United Kingdom a bit more than a week ago, the Office of National Statistics reported that in the past ten years, nearly two million Britons have moved abroad,...

Egypt: On the Hijab

Iran:”Propaganda against Shi'ites in Saudi Arabia

From the Diary of a Sinister Egyptian Spinster

Egyptian women have their own set of challenges, ranging from the right to marry themselves off to inequality in marriage and divorce rights. Marwa Rakha sheds light on the thoughts...

Bahrain: Shia Shrines

Bahrain: When sect determines your spouse

Coolred38 is an American Muslim living in Bahrain, and she often finds herself frustrated at examples of what she sees as bad and even harmful behaviour being justified by religion....

India: Sanskrit and Hindutva

Bangladesh: A cartoonist and the state

Israel: How Well Do You Know Jerusalem?

Africa: The challenge of the cults in East Africa

Vesak Day in Malaysia and Thailand

Iran: 10 Christians were arrested

The Victimization of Egyptian Women and Children

Fantasia's World raises crucial issues that hold back the Egyptian society all together; namely women's rights, violence against women and children, and the general misconceptions of male-female relationships in the...

Bangladesh: Women and the headscarf

Uzbekistan: IMU Arrest in Europe

Afghanistan: A Case of the Judiciary

Uganda: Being gay in Uganda

Ukraine: Crimean Tatar Deportations; “Tercuman”

Egypt: A Taxi Driver's Words of Wisdom

Poland: Religion

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