Tag Archive | child abuse

Your Daily Muslim: Sahar Thabit

Your Daily Muslim: Sahar Thabit

There is no bond like that between a mother and her child. Mothers will do anything for their children, like take them on vacations, put up with incessant whining, and even force them to marry their own cousins – the latter of those is what Florida Muslim Sahar Thabit tried to get her 17-year-old daughter […]

Your Daily Muslim: Asia Parveen

Your Daily Muslim: Asia Parveen

Growing up ugly can’t be fun. In the case of Pakistani Muslim Asia Parveen, the psychological scars from such a childhood cut very deep. Though she had abandoned the Islamic ninja costume after moving to the UK, she hadn’t abandoned the seventh-century belief system. A mother to a ten-year-old girl and five months preggo with […]

Your Daily Muslim: Mohamed Osman Salih

Your Daily Muslim: Mohamed Osman Salih

Sudanese Islamic scholar/cleric Mohamed Osman Salih recently revealed a dark personal secret: he likes ’em young. As head of the Religious Scholars Committee, Sudan’s primary Islamic cleric circle jerk, Salih issued a statement that marriage of young girls to older men was a healthy and good practice. He claimed the benefits of such marriages are […]