Posts tagged "islam and women"
In The News: Is Santa White? Is the Pope a Marxist? What's a Christian Hipster?

In The News: Is Santa White? Is the Pope a Marxist? What’s a Christian Hipster?

A round-up of recent religion & media news.

Stockade Life, Aceh

22 December 2005 A Sharia judge in the Indonesian province of Aceh has ordered the punishment of women who are caught not wearing headscarves, reasoning that, since the “‘Koran says that if women are good, then a country is good,'” that the tsunami that devastated the region was due to the sins of Muslim women....