by Beenish Ahmed Oct 14, 2015
"No sane and normal human being would rule against a child of 17 years old using such a sentence. And why? He didn’t shed any blood, he didn’t steal any property," Ali Mohammad al-Nimr's mother said.
by Justin Salhani Oct 7, 2015
The Pentagon has said they’ve asked the Saudi government to investigate civilian deaths.
by Justin Salhani Sep 25, 2015
Saudi Arabia skirted responsibility by citing the belief that whoever dies while performing Hajj goes straight to heaven.
by Justin Salhani Sep 24, 2015
Ali al-Nimr was arrested at 17 and is scheduled to be beheaded and then crucified.
by Beenish Ahmed Aug 24, 2015
Saudi Arabian women will get to cast ballots and run in the country's December elections, but other restrictions on them -- and a closed political system -- mean their votes may not amount to much.
by Josh Israel Jul 16, 2015
A registered lobbyist who serves as a foreign agent for the United Arab Emirates and Saudi Arabia has already raised at least $32,400 in campaign cash for the presidential campaign of former Gov. Jeb Bush (R-FL).
by Justin Salhani Jun 29, 2015
Kuwaitis have been among the premier financers for radical Islamist groups fighting in Syria and Iraq over the last four years.
by Beenish Ahmed Jun 11, 2015 Updated: Jun 11, 2015
Islam has a rich tradition of engaging with sexual practices and even promotes sexual pleasure. Muslims around the world are trying to reclaim -- and even revolutionize -- how many have understood their religion's perspective on sex.
by Justin Salhani May 26, 2015
Certain regions of the bomb-ravaged country are now in such dire need of food and other basic staples that people are dying of starvation.
by Beenish Ahmed Apr 23, 2015
“I think the term, using ‘halal sex shop’ or a ‘sex shop’ in combination with Mecca is very sensational so media will be very eager to pick that up,” the founder and CEO of El Asira told ThinkProgress.