Follow @TheCircumvent AP, May 19, 2018. (Archive link) Four gunmen attacked a Russian Orthodox church in the mostly Muslim Russian province of Chechnya, but were killed by security forces in a clash Saturday that also left two policemen and a… Continue Reading
Follow @TheCircumvent Last year, The Circumvent documented Google’s initial rollout of the Qibla Finder, and its Google Doodle that promoted a suppressive dress code for women (how feminist). They also updated Google Maps, Youtube, etc. Is there a problem with… Continue Reading
Follow @TheCircumvent A test of a religion’s tolerance should always have a measure for how tolerant it is to its own. Prime example. Does this matter? Yes. Some stories from 2017: Palestinian man arrested for eating publicly (May 31) Tunisian… Continue Reading
Follow @TheCircumvent It is once again Islam’s holiest month of binge eating, Ramadan. TheReligionOfPeace.com each year keeps a tally of the number of attacks and total deaths from the attacks during each day of Ramadan. For some context on the… Continue Reading
Follow @TheCircumvent Considering Ramadan fasting is abstaining from water for 16 hours, I think it’s okay if they eat and drink up. The president of the Egyptian Football Association has said that the Egyptian team will be fasting, however, their… Continue Reading
Follow @TheCircumvent Intentionally depriving yourself of water for 16 hours a day could hurt your ability to play a sport at a professional level? You don’t say. RT, December 27, 2017. The president of the Egyptian Football Association, Hany Abo… Continue Reading
Follow @TheCircumvent Biz Asia, December 18, 2017. Nottingham based community radio station, Radio Dawn has been rapped by Ofcom for broadcasting a show which was deemed potentially “harmful” and “offensive” to listeners. Ofcom received a complaint about a ‘phone-in’ show… Continue Reading
Follow @TheCircumvent Read more. IB Times, October 24, 2017. The man accused of raping and murdering a 11-year-old boy in Abu Dhabi is said to have planned the crime for months while befriending the victim, a court heard on Tuesday… Continue Reading
Follow @TheCircumvent September 7, 2017: Man sentenced to three years in jail for kicking woman Video: (Hürriyet Daily News, June 21) Turkish man was going to be released before authorities realized he already had a prison sentence for “tax offense” and was… Continue Reading
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Follow @TheCircumvent (Morning Star News, June 27) Hospital officials are trying to pressure family members of a Christian who died from lack of treatment to drop charges against them by ordering their arrest (British Pakistani Christian Association, June 8) Christians speak… Continue Reading
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Follow @TheCircumvent MEMRI Special Dispatch, June 22, 2017. A video posted on social media this Ramadan sparked a heated public debate in Jordan. The video shows the Jordanian security forces raiding a restaurant in the German-Jordanian University in Amman’s Na’our… Continue Reading
Follow @TheCircumvent Isolated incident? Hardly. Palestinian man arrested for eating publicly (May 31) Tunisian men jailed for eating (June 1) Tunisia: Fifth man jailed for smoking, eating in public (June 13) 20+ Iranians lashed for breaking Ramadan fast (June 11)… Continue Reading
Follow @TheCircumvent Gulf Today, June 18, 2017. It could be that so many traffic violations happen during Ramadan because driving dehydrated is like driving drunk (a simple Google search will confirm this.) Or it can also be chalked up to… Continue Reading
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Follow @TheCircumvent India Today, June 15, 2017. More catering to Muslims from Google. See these stories as well: Google celebrates Ramadan by promoting suppressive dress code for women Google caters especially to Muslims during Ramadan (while not doing so for… Continue Reading
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Follow @TheCircumvent Gulf News, June 14, 2017. This is a must read. First, yes, the comments, if true, were directed at one individual and in a professional setting, were inappropriate. But instead of letting this one go in favor of good… Continue Reading