Hamas is rounding up men with “long or gel-styled spiky hair off the streets, bundling them into jeeps, mocking them and shaving their heads.”
We joke about Michael Jackson’s skin bleaching and paper bag tests, but we prize light skin too. It’s a dangerous balance.
The ironic thing is that, were more religious organizations open to having women in positions of power, or more accepting of various groups, or simply keeping up with the times, I am pretty sure that more people would be willing to give organized religion a second look.
The New Delhi gang rape case will be hearing its first witness today.