The Importance of Respecting Women

The Importance of Respecting Women

This is not about the differences between the three major religions. It is about their commonality. Around one of about 100 million Americans, 29 percent to be exact, who when asked their affiliation with religion, the answer would be “none,” or “none of the above.” However, most have respect for those who are truly religious […]

Afghan Uyghurs Fear Deportation to China

Afghan Uyghurs Fear Deportation to China

Since the 1950s, hundreds of Uyghurs have fled from China to Afghanistan to escape the political and religious persecution under the Chinese government. They are a Turkish Muslim minority group, and about 12 million live in the Northwestern Xinjiang province known as Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region. The Afghanistan Uyghurs are immigrants whose parents fled China. […]

Afghan Women Have Been Barred From Working or Attending Kabul University

Afghan Women Have Been Barred From Working or Attending Kabul University

The new Taliban-appointed chancellor, Mohammad Ashraf Ghairat, has announced that Afghanistan women will no longer be allowed to work or attend Kabel University. On Monday, Sept, 27,2021, the chancellor proclaimed that women cannot attend or work at the university “until an Islamic environment is created.” Via his Twitter account, Ghairat stated “Islam First.” He believes […]

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