Posts tagged "isis"

UN Report Finds 35 Percent Of Women Worldwide Have Experience Sexual Or Physical Violence

A new United Nations report finds that 35 percent of women worldwide have experienced sexual and/or physical violence.
By: Rebecca Vipond Brink / March 9, 2015

Changes On Rehtaeh Parsons’ Wikipedia Page Are Being Traced To The Canadian Defence Department

Someone in the Canadian Defence Department has been editing Rehtaeh Parsons’ Wikipedia page to imply that Parsons’ father believed that she had had consensual sex with the two boys who were later convicted child pornography in her case. (Huffington Post) A letter from ISIS captive Kayla Mueller has been released by her family, i…
By: Rebecca Vipond Brink / February 10, 2015

Elisabeth Hasselbeck Uses Sydney Hostage Crisis To Defend CIA Torture Program

Yesterday, as a siege in Sydney, Australia unfolded at the hands of a lone gunman who took over a cafe and held over a dozen people hostage, "Fox & Friends" co-host Elisabeth Hasselbeck jumped at the chance to use the situation as a jumping off point to defend the CIA torture program --…
By: Claire Hannum / December 16, 2014

5 Things To Know About The 7,000 Yazidi Women Being Held As Sex Slaves By ISIS

Militants from ISIS, a.k.a. the Islamic State/ISIL (or whatever else you'd like to name the terrorist group that's been wreaking havoc on Middle Eastern society and by proxy, much of the rest of the world), has kidnapped close to 7,000 Yazidi women and children within the past two months to be kept as slaves and forced…
By: Claire Hannum / October 18, 2014

Tyra Surprises Isis With Sex Reassignment Surgery

We'll be the first to admit that we're not big fans of Tyra Banks. We watch "America's Next Top Model" like any other fashion, reality TV-loving girl, but most of the time we're really annoyed by Tyra's crazy antics. Today, however, we're putting a shiny gold star next to Tyra's name because she arranged for…
By: Annika Harris / November 17, 2008