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. … Continue reading
Here’s your Canadian Atheist Weekly Update for 21-Apr-2018 to 27-Apr-2018.
Here’s your Canadian Atheist Weekly Update for 1-Jul-2017 to 7-Jul-2017.
Here’s your Canadian Atheist Weekly Update for 3-Jun-2017 to 9-Jun-2017.
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 … Continue reading