Category Archives: The Global War Against Women

The State Dept withdraws an International Women of Courage Award. Why?

Because Trump. From Harper’s Weekly Review: …the State Department preemptively rescinded the International Women of Courage Award from a Finnish investigative journalist after employees discovered she had criticized Trump. Everything now is because Trump. We don’t have a government, because … Continue reading

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Women are fighting the global war against them

“Saudi Women, Tired of Restraints, Find Ways To Flee.” The heart of the global war against women is the god problem. Saudi women are not merely leaving the kingdom; they are leaving a theocracy. Even if they don’t phrase it … Continue reading

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Fundamentalist Religion’s War on Women. Con’t

Thanks to Kevin Underhill’s LoweringTheBar, I give you this bitter pill (you’ll chew your fingernails and scream before you swallow any pill — with a full glass of water) announcing a step forward in the rights of Saudi women. (Hm, … Continue reading

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