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Follies of Denial: Women and the Islamic State

Ida Lichter, M.D. | Posted 06.01.2016 | World
Ida Lichter, M.D.

Women are the most vulnerable targets of the Islamic State (IS), which has enslaved and brutalized women who don't meet their jihadi standards, and even introduced female police squads to monitor and persecute their own sex.

You Might Want To Cover Up If You're Going To Qatar

The Huffington Post | Emily Thomas | Posted 05.27.2014 | Travel

A campaign set to launch in Qatar next month will urge visitors and foreign residents to cover up and respect the Islamic state’s modest clothing cu...

Why Morsi's Ouster and a Civil Society Offer Hope for Egyptian Women

Ida Lichter, M.D. | Posted 11.16.2013 | World
Ida Lichter, M.D.

In Pakistan, two politicians who opposed blasphemy laws were assassinated, and a woman was allegedly hacked into 10 pieces by her pious husband becaus...

Iran Warns Suntanned Woman That They May Be Arrested

AOL News | Mara Gay | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Suntanned women are defying Islamic values and will be arrested, an Iranian police chief said, according to The Telegraph....