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Taliban Flogging

How We All Bow to the Saudi King

Ali A. Rizvi | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Ali A. Rizvi

The US is showing some signs of "getting tough" with Israel. But where are the calls for getting tough with Saudi Arabia, that "other" country that has now enjoyed virtually unconditional, bipartisan support from the United States for decades?

Pakistani Women Protest Taliban But Support Islamic Law (VIDEO)

Link TV - Global Pulse | Evelyn Messinger | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Evelyn Messinger | Link TV - Global Pulse In February, the now-famous video of a young woman being flogged by Taliban brought women in cities across...

Women's Rights In Pakistan: Looking Past The Flogging

Huffington Contributor | Abira Ashfaq and Sahar Shafqat | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

It is a grainy video, but the images are unmistakable. Two men are holding down a woman in a burqa face down, while a third man flogs her backside. He...

A Public Flogging: Truly Shocking But Not At All Surprising

Virginia M. Moncrieff | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Virginia M. Moncrieff

It's not until the atrocities become so chillingly public on a global scale, that Pakistani parliamentarians and public officials are forced to actually condemn what has been happening under Taliban hot spots for years.

Pakistani Court Investigates Taliban Flogging Video

The Guardian | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Pakistan's supreme court today launched an investigation into a video showing Taliban militants flogging a 17-year-old woman, hours before top America...

Chand Bibi, Pakistani Girl, Denies Flogging

PakTribune | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Chand Bibi, the young girl who was shown being flogged by the Swat Taliban in a videotape aired on television channels, gave a statement to a Qazi, or...