Posts Tagged ‘ Marriage ’

Marriage in the days of ISIS and SCOTUS

July 5, 2015
Kayes Ahmed
Marriage in the days of ISIS and SCOTUS

“The arc of moral universe is long but it bends towards justice” is an immortal quote from Martin Luther King, Jr. That Arc finally bent towards justice when the Supreme Court of the United States (SCOTUS) made Gay Marriage the Law of the land.  The Christian Right (I am also sure religious fundamentalists of...
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Posted in Human Rights, Positive Bangladesh, Social Issues | 4 Comments »

Private sins, public punishments

November 21, 2012
Kayes Ahmed
Private sins, public punishments

A four-star general falls from grace. The American media is buzzing with “The Petraeus Affair” (as this latest sex scandal is dubbed). The empty-headed Talking Heads are breathlessly talking about what a horrible scandal it is
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Posted in International, Lifestyle, Politics | 9 Comments »

I do? Or, I don’t? : The 21st century marriage myth

November 29, 2011
Rubana Huq
I do? Or, I don’t? : The 21st century marriage myth

A young man running on the treadmill next to me was violently testing his limits at the highest pace possible for 5 minutes and then ceasing the session to work with his dumbbells for the next 5 and then returning to the machine to resume his workout. Compared to him, I looked like a...
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Posted in Lifestyle, Poverty, Women's Rights | 21 Comments »

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