Lawmaker claims brutal attack on pregnant woman was ‘God’s punishment’

Colorado state legislator Gordon Klingenschmitt

A Colorado lawmaker claims the brutal attack on a pregnant woman whose unborn baby was cut from her womb by a stranger with a kitchen knife was a result of God’s punishment for allowing women safe and legal access to abortion.Last week, a pregnant woman in Colorado was attacked by a stranger who stabbed her in the stomach and cut her baby out of her womb in a most heinous act of violence. While the victim survived the deranged attack, the fetus did not.Former Navy chaplain and Colorado s … [Read more...]

Kansas Governor: Forcing women to give birth is good for the economy

Kansas Governor Sam Brownback offers a novel argument for denying women access to abortion, claiming that forcing women to give birth is good for the economy.Brownback made his deplorable remarks while speaking with Tony Perkins of the Family Research Council, a Christian hate group, on Friday’s Washington Watch broadcast.In the discussion Perkins praised Brownback for his state’s economic success, ignoring the fact the Brownback has ruined the Kansas economy with a disastrous and rad … [Read more...]

Lebanese host silences sexist Muslim scholar who told her to ‘shut up’

Lebanese television host Rima Karaki

Lebanese television host Rima Karaki silences London based Islamist scholar Hani Sibai after being told to “shut up” because “you are a woman.”Karaki pulled the plug on the sexist Muslim scholar after he refused to cooperate in an interview discussing ISIS. During the interview, Sibai insulted his host after being asked to address the questions being put to him.After some heated back and forth, an angry Sebai snarled: “Are you done? Shut up so I can talk.” A stunned Karaki asked: “How … [Read more...]

Iran: Billboard claims Batman and Zorro wore the Hijab


Trying to make the oppression of women look cool? A billboard supposedly located in Iran claims Batman and Zorro have never been defeated because they wear the hijab.The image is currently a big hit on Reddit, and has been shared widely on Twitter, Facebook and other social media outlets.According to the post on Reddit, the billboard reads as follows: Have you ever seen ‪Batman‬ or ‪Zorro‬ getting defeated? No! because their Hijab is proper. So you too mind your Hijab sister! While the … [Read more...]

Saudi gang rape victim punished with 200 lashes and six months jail

Saudi shame: A 19-year-old woman who was the victim of a violent gang rape in Saudi Arabia has been sentenced to 200 lashes and six months in jail after being found guilty of being “indecent” at the time of the attack because she was not accompanied by a male guardian.The government defended the outrageous court decision, saying that the victim was at fault, and noting that Saudi courts abide by Sharia law which dictates that a woman cannot be in public without a male guardian.The ori … [Read more...]

Man jailed after marrying 12-year-old girl in Islamic ceremony

Child bride in Australia: A 27-year-old man who married and impregnated a 12-year-old girl in an Islamic ceremony arranged by the girl’s father has been sentenced to a maximum of 10 years and a minimum of seven-and-a-half years in jail.The man, who must remain unidentified due to Australian law, was a Lebanese student who met the girl at a Mosque in November 2013 after approaching the girl’s father and asking for an introduction.According to reports, the pair subsequently “married” in an … [Read more...]

Fearing abortion and lesbians, Conservative Christians boycott Girl Scout cookies

But those pro-choice Thin Mints are delicious! Silly conservative Christians are once again boycotting Girl Scout cookies, claiming the beloved organization is in reality a nefarious group promoting abortion and lesbianism to little girls.Yes, it is that time of year again when Girl Scouts are out in force selling their delicious cookies, and this year conservative Christians are offering dire warnings about the cookies in an action dubbed CookieCott 2015.Ann Saladin is one of those … [Read more...]

GOP lawmaker claims women are inferior: ‘a lesser cut of meat’


Bible based misogyny: South Carolina State Senator Thomas Corbin insults a female colleague, claiming women are “a lesser cut of meat” because the Bible teaches Eve was created from Adam’s rib.During a working dinner with other lawmakers last week discussing legislation aimed at curbing domestic violence, Corbin made some despicable insults directed at women in general, and his colleague and fellow Republican, Sen. Katrina Shealy, in particular.According to reports, when a plate of ribs w … [Read more...]