Breaking the myths of sharia law, women and Islam

Breaking the myths of sharia law, women and Islam

Dr. Julie Macfarlane – WNN Opinion (WNN/CGN) Kingsville, Ontario, CANADA: Recently, Florida’s House of Representatives passed a bill (which later died in the state Senate) to ban the use of “foreign law” in domestic courtrooms. Such a bill may seem innocuous but according to the Miami Herald, flyers have circulated in Senate offices describing sharia […]

‘Win a Wife’ competition sounds the alarm among women advocates

‘Win a Wife’ competition sounds the alarm among women advocates

Elizabeth M. Lucas – WNN Opinion Despite progress in some quarters, the media continues to perpetuate sexism in some outrageous ways. Many radio stations, for instance, offer contests that objectify and sexualize women— offering them up on the high altar of gender inequality. Even worse? No hue and cry for this behavior to end. It’s […]