The Islamic State group stoned two men to death in Syria Tuesday after claiming they were gay, a monitor said, in the jihadist organisation’s first executions for alleged homosexuality.
Another horrific result of zealous and deluded loyalty to mutated religious and patriarchal norms.
A woman in Kenya has been publicly stripped and molested nearly every day for two weeks for so-called “indecent dress.” Cellphone video of the assaults have ignited condemnation, and copycat attacks.
What makes this even more absurd is that their grandparents and great grandparents probably wore next to nothing as normal. These proscriptions are religious based.
On Earth, human bodies share many similarities, yet also possess many differences — including factors influenced by both sex and gender. However, what happens to those factors when you put the human body in space?
A simply fascinating article. Stuff most of us have never thought about.
Yasmin Alibhai-Brown describes herself as a “leftie liberal, anti-racist, feminist Muslim” and undoubtedly there will be many fellow Muslims and leftie liberals who take issue with her incisive repudiation of the veil.
Social change begins with the actions of individuals.
Environmental and psycho-social factors related to prostate cancer risk in the Chinese population: A case-control study – Abstract
OBJECTIVE: To study the risk environmental and psycho-social factors associated to prostate cancer (PCa) in Chinese population. METHODS: 250 PCa patients and…
An important read for psycho-social oncologists.