Post Tagged with: "women’s rights"

February 5, 2013 06:27

Panetta’s Cowardly Decision

Panetta won’t have to deal with any of these questions. He left them for his successor and more particularly for the field commanders whose careers will depend on compliance.

October 18, 2012 06:09

Silence of American Feminists is Deafening

Instead of directing their time and energy to issues that could use their support and attention – like the plight of women suffering under the boot of Muslim extremism – the majority of American feminists choose to focus on comparatively petty concerns.

April 13, 2012 09:06

Only “Real” Women Count to Liberals

The statement is a representation of a worldview (shared by our president, I might add) that defines women and “women’s issues” in an authoritarian way and purposely ignores anything or anyone who would dare challenge their assumptions. It puzzles me how liberals do not get how important stay-at-home moms are to our nation?

March 28, 2012 07:08

Aborting Women’s Rights

[C]ultures are taking advantage of technological advances like gender-determination ultrasound in order to engage in aggressive search and destroy missions against unborn females. … Thus, abortion is being used as an instrument of oppression against females, not as a tool of liberation.

August 2, 2010 08:15

Ban the Burqa

Unless it is stopped, the natural tendency of this practice is to spread, for veiling is a political symbol as well as a religious one, and that symbol is of a dynamic, totalitarian ideology that has set its sights on Europe and will not be content until every woman on the planet is humbled, submissive, silent, and enslaved.

May 10, 2010 04:33

Why the U.S. Has Not — and Should Not — Ratify CEDAW

Why has the United States declined to ratify a treaty on “women’s rights”? Ironically, this treaty has not improved the standing or conditions of women in the countries that need it most — yet, if adopted, it would deny women basic freedoms and rights in America. Advocates for CEDAW criticize the U.S. for not adopting this treaty. Americans can respond with confidence on why our country has not — and should not — ratify CEDAW.

May 7, 2010 04:53

IRD Calls on Churches to Condemn Iran’s Election to United Nations Commission on Women

“Placing a serial human rights abuser like Iran on the U.N. Commission on the Status of Women makes a mockery of the concept of women’s rights.” — Faith J.H. McDonnell, IRD Religious Liberty Program Director

April 30, 2010 06:16

Another reason the UN has become counterproductive

U.N. Elects Iran which sees women as property to Commission on Women’s Rights. Without fanfare, the United Nations this week elected Iran to its Commission on the Status of Women, handing a four-year seat on the influential human rights body to a theocratic state in which stoning is enshrined in law and lashings are required for women judged “immodest.”