Category Archives: The Global War Against Women

Paths Crossed: The violence of Russian men

Given everything else that’s going on, I don’t know if you picked up this story by Neil MacFarquhar in the New York Times, “Killers of Husbands Are Acquitted by Court, and Russia Is Shocked.” I, too, was shocked. (And have … Continue reading

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Let’s go to Saudi Arabia for the belly laugh of the day

Hey! Saudi Arabia is getting all modern. From 538 Significant Digits: 35 years Saudi Arabia has lifted its 35-year ban on commercial movie theaters, and the Saudi government anticipates 300 theaters by 2030. Last week saw a number of screenings … Continue reading

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The global war against women: humane Saudi breakthrough?

Well, I had to mention this, didn’t I? But rather than link to mainstream articles about, hey wow! Saudi Arabia is getting hip about women!, Kevin Underhill’s tone is more concordant with mine. Let me once again tell you what … Continue reading

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