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The Alternate Universe of Islamic Law

Imagine a universe where young people are denied an education, or punished when they seek knowledge. Imagine a universe where men who have committed violent crimes are literally slapped on the wrist, and allowed to go free, and where women … Continue reading

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Justice Saudi Style; It Could Happen Here

Every time I read one of these stories, about the application of Islamic justice, it disturbs me. The latest, but by no means most horrific recent story is about an Egyptian doctor who was recently found guilty of malpractice by … Continue reading

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