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Category Archives: Human Rights

Widows in India in the lowest caste


Women in India in the lowest caste Interview with Nellie Vlak. March 2014.   More than 20 years ago Nellie and her husband Wim founded: “Good News Friend Ministries”.  This Organization works among the poorest people in India and other countries. Because of the work among women I interviewed Nellie. Question: Have you experienced oppression in the lives of...
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Marriage and birth of a girl in India


Marriage and birth of a girl in India Interview with Nellie Vlak. March 2014 Marriage and violence Nellie: The two partners have hardly seen each other in case of arranged marriages. They do not know each other and the relationship is often wrong. One of the ways in which the men can get rid of their wives...
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Suffering of Christians in Muslim countries


Suffering of Christians in Muslim countries should not be overlooked By: Hala Naoum Nehme 26 Jul 2013 Published in: Elsevier, weekly magazine in the Netherlands.   Millions of Christians in islamic countries are the target of discrimination , oppression and violence . Why does the West take the tragic fate of Christians in the Muslim...
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Acid Crime


By Anne M   Women are talented in many ways. In order to carry out His work on earth with Him God equipped us with specials talents. The opponent has known this for a long time and so he tries everything to humiliate women and to break down their strength. Whether he will be successful...
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Waris Dirie: ‘Female genital mutilation is pure violence against girls’


by Emine Saner Supermodel Waris Dirie was just five when she became a victim of female genital mutilation. As she collects an award for her campaign against the practice, she explains why it has to stop. Waris Dirie fled Somalia on foot aged 13 avoid a marriage to a much older man. Photograph: Sarah Lee for...
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Child marriage a scourge for girls


Aug 04 2013 By Lisa Anderson NEW YORK (TrustLaw) – Child marriage, which steals the innocence of millions of girls worldwide and often condemns them to lives of poverty, ignorance and poor health, is one of the biggest obstacles to development, rights groups say. A girl under the age of 18 is married every three...
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Slavery in our days


It is a great evil in the world that slavery is increasing in the modern world. Women and men are being lured into situations while they hoped to find a nice job. When they arrive they are being received well than they are given een address to go to and upon arrival they take their...
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Li Ying persecuted in China


Please pray for Li Ying! Li Ying is currently serving a 15-year prison sentence for her role in the publication of an underground church magazine in China. She was arrested April 2001 along with 16 others from the South China Church and condemned to death December 2001. Her current sentence was handed down during a...
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Persecution because of faith


Marzieh and Maryam released for prison after 300 days. On Nov. 18th 2009, Maryam and Marzieh were released without bail, but charges against them have not been formally dropped, and they may still face a court hearing in the future. Look the site up for writing letters to the prisoners: www.prisoneralert.com Get informed, pray and...
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From Cotton to Organic Cotton


  Most people think that cotton is a very natural fabric, but the opposite is true. Cotton is one of the most chemically intensive farming operations in the world and leads to massive environmental and health problems like cancer. Hashem made human beings to rule over everything that He had made…but not to destroy everything He...
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