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Things to Learn from Handmaid’s Tale

The Handmaid’s Tale was a best-selling 1985 novel by Margaret Atwood, which was turned into a TV series in recent years. My neighbor and I have been binge-watching episodes of it for months, after it was recommended by a co-worker. … Continue reading

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In Solidarity with FEMEN

Two bare-breasted members of the activist feminist organization FEMEN, which has many ex-Muslim members, recently interrupted an Islamic event in France. The event had to do with women in Islam, but the presenters were all male imams. I am sharing … Continue reading

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Sita Sings the Blues

I was caught by surprise recently when I bumped into a secularist, perhaps a bit blasphemous, animated film titled Sita Sings the Blues. It is a re-telling of the story of Sita from a critical and non-devotional perspective. The film … Continue reading

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