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Taslima Nasreen

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Name: Taslima Nasreen
Date registered: April 3, 2012
URL: http://freethoughblogs.com/Taslima

Biography

Taslima Nasreen, an award-winning writer, physician, secular humanist and human rights activist, is known for her powerful writings on women oppression and unflinching criticism of religion, despite forced exile and multiple fatwas calling for her death. In India, Bangladesh and abroad, Nasreen’s fiction, nonfiction, poetry and memoir have topped the best-seller’s list. Taslima Nasreen was born in Bangladesh. She started writing when she was 13. Her writings won the hearts of people across the border and she landed with the prestigious literary award Ananda from India in 1992. Taslima won The Sakharov Prize for Freedom of Thought from the European Parliament in 1994. She received the Kurt Tucholsky Award from Swedish PEN, the Simone de Beauvoir Award and Human Rights Award from Government of France, Le Prix de l' Edit de Nantes from the city of Nantes, France, Academy prize from the Royal Academy of arts, science and literature from Belgium. She is a Humanist Laureate in The International Academy for Humanism,USA. She won Distinguished Humanist Award from International Humanist and Ethical Union, Free-thought Heroine award from Freedom From Religion foundation, USA., IBKA award, Germany,and Feminist Press Award, USA . She got the UNESCO Madanjeet Singh prize for Promotion of the Tolerance and Non-violence in 2005. She received the Medal of honor of Lyon. She got honorary citizenship from Paris, Nantes, Lyon, Metz, Thionville, Esch etc. Taslima was awarded the Condorcet-Aron Prize at the “Parliament of the French Community of Belgium” in Brussels and Ananda literary award again in 2000. Bestowed with honorary doctorates from Gent University and UCL in Belgium, and American University of Paris and Paris Diderot University in France, she has addressed gatherings in major venues of the world like the European Parliament, National Assembly of France, Universities of Sorbonne, Oxford, Harvard, Yale, etc. She got fellowships as a research scholar at Harvard and New York Universities. She was a Woodrow Wilson Fellow in the USA in 2009. Taslima has written 35 books in Bengali, which includes poetry, essays, novels and autobiography series. Her works have been translated in thirty different languages.Some of her books are banned in Bangladesh. Because of her thoughts and ideas she has been banned, blacklisted and banished from Bengal, both from Bangladesh and West Bengal part of India. She has been prevented by the authorities from returning to her country since 1994, and to West Bengal since 2007. Her twitter @taslimanasreen Her Facebook https://www.facebook.com/pages/Taslimas-thoughts-and-ideas/244974322288219?ref=hl Her Bengali blog http://muktobhabna.blogspot.in/

Latest posts

  1. Sam Harris did it again. He expressed his Muslim-hatred again. — July 29, 2014
  2. Who are safe in the Islamic State? — July 28, 2014
  3. Shame — July 27, 2014
  4. Islamic penises get erected seeing mannequins — July 25, 2014
  5. Christian exodus from Iraq — July 22, 2014

Most commented posts

  1. Men hate woman’s body — 505 comments
  2. Bangladesh! A fucked-up country! (Warning: Violent image) — 489 comments
  3. Our men throw acid in our faces, destroy our lives but we never stop loving men. (Warning: Violent images) — 481 comments
  4. Sex Slavery must be abolished. — 330 comments
  5. Do women really ‘choose’ to be prostitutes — 256 comments

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Jun 29 2014

Fill up the form

Fill up the form if you want to be a Moderate Syrian Rebel. President Obama is giving $500 million to train and arm Moderate Syrian Rebels, so that they can kill ISIS. It is exactly like helping terrorists A to wipe out terrorists B. $500 million is not really a small amount of money. So …

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Jun 27 2014

Allah is one.

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They are showing the sign: Allah is one.

Jun 25 2014

The baby’s religion.

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The baby did not know what religion meant. The ISIS Sunni gunmen knew about the baby, they knew he was a Shia or an Armenian Christian. The baby did not know what he was. He could not answer to their questions. The gunmen was almost sure the baby’s parents were not Sunnis. What should be …

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Jun 22 2014

Misogyny is contagious

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A 20-year-old woman was gang-raped, killed and hanged from a tree in Pakistan in a case that bears a chilling resemblance to a double rape and murder that caused outrage in neighbouring India last month.

Jun 16 2014

I just got an email

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Jun 16 2014

For free speech

India created a law which is used against free speech, the basic human rights. Section 66A of the Information Technology Act Note: The Information Technology Act, 2000 was amended in 2008. The amended Act which received the assent of the President on February 5, 2009, contains section 66A. 66A. Punishment for sending offensive messages through …

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Jun 15 2014

Allah’s law

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ISIS captured Iraqi soldiers and killed them. Soldiers were wearing civil dress, because they were trying to escape in civil dress. What does ISIS want? ISIS wants to establish Allah’s law in Iraq and Syria for the moment.Then in the whole world.

Jun 15 2014

Inhumanity, Ignorance and Islam go hand in hand

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Some Muslims would deny, but the truth is, the Taliban practices pure Islam. They want no democracy in Afghanistan. Islam is for theocracy, not for democracy. The Taliban wants to have Allah’s law, exactly what Mr. Muhammad wanted. Allah’s law will be practiced everywhere, non-Muslims and non-believers will be killed. The world will be Darul …

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Jun 14 2014

Nukes

Ten Muslim terrorists attacked karachi airport. Twenty eight people were killed including those terrorists. Terrorists disguised themselves as security guards. What if they disguise as security guards and enter the place where nuclear weapons are? What if they switch on the button of those hundreds of nukes? Terrorists can disguise themselves as nuclear scientists. Or …

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Jun 12 2014

What they deserve and what they get

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Two teenage girls were gangraped, murdered and hanged from a tree in Uttar Pradesh, India. Just after a few days another teenage girl was raped, murdered and hanged from another tree. So scary! What they deserve and what they get..

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