Monthly Archive: May 2012

May 12 2012

‘I love you, Mohammad!’

May 11 2012

”Islam gives women freedom!”


Most people say, women choose to wear the burqa. Why hasn’t a single man ever chosen to wear the burqa if it is a matter of choice? I have heard that under the burqa it’s an Italian woman who recently converted to Islam. How can they bear such a humiliation! Is it because they, too, …

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May 10 2012

I got a letter from Barack Obama

Taslima – Today, I was asked a direct question and gave a direct answer: I believe that same-sex couples should be allowed to marry. I hope you’ll take a moment to watch the conversation, consider it, and weigh in yourself on behalf of marriage equality. I’ve always believed that gay and lesbian Americans should be …

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May 09 2012

Are you an atheist? Better be a humanist.

Dear Alom Shaha, Thank you for sending me your ‘The Young Atheist’s Handbook’. I haven’t started reading the book. But I’ve listened to your interview today. I understand what you have said. I was thinking of Sam Harris’s recent article while listening to you. You probably have read the article. Sam Harris said TSA screeners …

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May 08 2012

Gloria Steinem: One of the greatest feminists of our time.

Gloria Steinman speaks about how her personal experience inspired her strong presence in the Women’s Rights Movement. Gloria talks about Human trafficking, porn v. erotica,the contagion of rights movements etc. http://www.makers.com/gloria-steinem/

May 05 2012

All great feminists are atheists

‘The church is a terrible engine of oppression, especially as concerns women.’–Elizabeth Cady Stanton ‘I have endeavored to dissipate these religious superstitions from the minds of women, and base their faith on science and reason, where I found for myself at last that peace and comfort I could never find in the Bible and the …

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May 05 2012

Don’t miss the supermoon tonight.

You can see the biggest and brightest full moon of the year tonight. The moon will be only 221,802 miles from Earth and 15,300 miles closer than average. Last year’s supermoon was 240 miles closer than this year’s. Next year it will be farther away than this year’s. So, don’t miss it tonight. Does anyone …

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May 03 2012

Obama should end National Day of Prayer. God & government are a dangerous mix.

No prayer

”You know who I pray to? Joe Pesci. Two reasons; first of all, I think he’s a good actor. Ok. To me, that counts. Second; he looks like a guy who can get things done. Joe Pesci doesn’t fuck around. In fact, Joe Pesci came through on a couple of things that god was having …

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May 02 2012

The London 2012 Olympics. We demand Justice for Women.

Iranian women's national football team plays in hijab, but the youth Olympic team is not allowed

Here is a list of  suggestions/demands  ‘the League of the International Rights of Women’ made. I support their ideas. What about you? ”Universality of the Olympic Charter The Olympic Games will open in London on 27 July 2012 “The Olympic Movement has always been about more than just a sporting competition” [IOC (International Olympic Committee) …

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