Fitnah: women’s liberation website

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According to religions, Islam and Islamic states, women are seen to be the source of fitnah or affliction.

Fitnah – Movement for Women’s Liberation is a protest movement demanding freedom, equality, and secularism and calling for an end to misogynist cultural, religious and moral laws and customs, compulsory veiling, sex apartheid, sex trafficking, and violence against women.

We remind the Islamic regime of Iran and Islamists everywhere that the women’s liberation movement is a source of fitnah for their rule alone.

Couple sentenced to death for blasphemy in Pakistan

A man who is paralysed waist down and his wife were sentenced to death on charges of blasphemy by a sessions court on Friday in Toba Tek Singh in Punjab province. Shafqat Masih, 38 and his wife Shagufta, 42, who works in a church school were accused of sending text messages against the Holy Prophet last July and a case was filed against them by a lawyer and a cleric. Farrukh H Saif, executive director, World Vision in Progress which is defending them, told The Hindu on the phone that the organisation was looking after the couple’s four children, three sons and a daughter between the ages of 12 and 6.

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Teenage Bloggers in Bangladesh Arrested For ‘Blasphemous’ Facebook Posts

After they were attacked and beaten by a mob, two teenage bloggers were arrested for allegedly posting “derogatory comments against Islam and Prophet Mohammad” on their Facebook accounts, according to Bangladesh’s English daily Dhaka Tribune.

Fellow bloggers allege that an Islamist student organization distributed false propaganda material which rallied the mob against the two bloggers and led to their arrest. The mainstream media has largely refrained from reporting this story.

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British woman Roya Nobakht could be executed in Iran after ‘insulting Islam’ on Facebook

Roya Saberi Negad Nobakht’s husband said that she had only been charged after a confession was extracted from her ‘under duress’

A British woman has been locked up in Iran for five months after posting derogatory comments about the country’s government on Facebook and fears she will be executed, her husband has said.

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Saudi Arabia declares all atheists are terrorists in new law

Saudi Arabia has introduced a series of new laws which define atheists as terrorists, according to a report from Human Rights Watch.