Tag Archives: Raif Badawi

Updates on Raif Badawi with Ensaf Haidar

by | April 28, 2019

By Scott Douglas Jacobsen (based on Arabic to English translation by Melissa Krawczyk) *The Arabic script is at the bottom.* A prominent case of a writer shunted into jail within the freethought community, especially writers, is Raif Badawi. Badawi is a writer and dissident in Saudi Arabia, who is 35-years-old. He founded the website entitled… Read more »

Weekly Update: to

by | June 10, 2017

Here’s your Canadian Atheist Weekly Update for 3-Jun-2017 to 9-Jun-2017.

Eldest Sister of Raif Badawi Detained in Jeddah with Two-Year-Old Daughter

by | January 12, 2016

Update: Samar Badawi has been released from her interrogation and is now free on bail. As if the Saudi jailing and torture of Raif Badawi (you will recall he was sentenced to 10 years in prison and 1000 lashes merely for setting up a website and after receiving 50 lashes was so sick that further lashes… Read more »