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What a Yezidi Nobel Peace Prize winner can teach us about the atrocities taking place in Syria and Iraq, by Geoffrey Clarfield (Post Millennial)

By   /  October 21, 2018  /  Human Rights, International, Terrorism  /  No Comments

Oct. 17, 2018 The Canadian government is turning a blind eye to atrocities committed by returning ISIS/ISIL fighters and instead are offering them a get out of jail free card. A Yezidi, Nadia Murad and a Congolese, Dennis Mukwege have been jointly awarded the Nobel Peace Prize “for their efforts to end the use of […]

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3,000 Yazidi women remain enslaved, by Geoffrey Clarfield & Mirza Ismail (Youtube podcast)

By   /  September 4, 2018  /  Human Rights, International, Islamic fundamentalism, Mid. East news, Terrorism  /  No Comments

Aug. 30, 2018 Podcast of a radio show with Geoffrey Clarfield & Mirza Ismail, a leader in the Yazidi community of Canada. There are still 3000 Yazidi women who are enslaved by ISIS fighters in Syria, Iraq and other parts of the middle east. Some strong arguments are made on what the Canadian government should […]

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Yazidi Slavery, Child Trafficking, Death Threats to Journalist: Should Turkey Remain in NATO? by Uzay Bulut (Gatestone Inst.)

By   /  August 8, 2018  /  friends/enemies, Human Rights, International, Islamic fundamentalism, Mid. East news, Terrorism  /  No Comments

Aug. 8, 2018 Yazidis are still being enslaved and sold by ISIS, with Turkish involvement, while the life of the journalist who exposed the crime is threatened. Reuniting the kidnapped Yazidis with their families and bringing the perpetrators to justice should be a priority of civilized governments worldwide, not only to help stop the persecution […]

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We’re failing the Yazidis, by Barbara Kay (National Post)

By   /  June 20, 2018  /  Canada, Human Rights, International, Mid. East news, Terrorism  /  No Comments

Jun. 20, 2018 WHAT’S AN ALLEGED ISIL SEX-SLAVE BOSS DOING IN CANADA? I’ll call her “Nada,” not her real name. Nada is a Yazidi woman from Sinjar, Iraq, now age 31. On Aug. 3, 2014, ISIL came for her people. The Kurdish Peshmerga, tasked with protecting them, fled, leaving them helpless. Nada and her two […]

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Ignoring abuse of minorities among Muslims by Rachel Avraham (Israel Hayom)

By   /  June 3, 2018  /  Human Rights, International, Islam, Islamic fundamentalism, Terrorism  /  No Comments

Jun. 3, 2018 When non-Muslim minorities in the Islamic world face atrocities that are committed by Muslims, there is seldom is criticism by any of the major players in the international community. From the massacre of Rohingya Hindus to the oppression of the Iranian Bahai community to the atrocities committed by Turkey and its allies […]

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ISIS Enshrines a Theology of Rape, by RUKMINI CALLIMACHI (NYT)

By   /  March 16, 2018  /  Human Rights, Islamic fundamentalism, Terrorism  /  No Comments

Aug. 13, 2015 Claiming the Quran’s support, the Islamic Statecodifies sex slavery in conquered regions of Iraqand Syria and uses the practice as a recruiting tool. Click here for full article

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Canada Struggles as It Opens Its Arms to Victims of ISIS, by CATHERINE PORTER (NYT)

By   /  March 16, 2018  /  Canada, Human Rights, International, Islamic fundamentalism, Terrorism  /  No Comments

Mar. 16, 2018 CALGARY, Alberta — As leader of one of Canada’s largest refugee agencies, Fariborz Birjandian, a refugee himself, has years of experience welcoming the world’s most vulnerable — Kosovar Albanians fleeing ethnic cleansing, Burmese Karens evicted from Thai refugee camps and Syrians escaping the civil war. Nothing prepared him for the Yazidis. Recently, […]

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