For the Sikh does it matter if it's domestic or international terror?
A woman wipes away a tear in front of the Sikh Temple of Wisconsin where at least one gunman stormed the mass and opened fire August, 5, 2012 Oak Creek, Wisconsin.
Domestic Terrorist Kills Sikh Worshipers
Today, a gunman entered a Sikh Temple and open fire on congregants of the 400 member temple, killing 6 people before police shot and killed him. Reportedly the lone gunman also shot a policeman 10 times as he was helping one of the victims who had been attending a birthday party. The police officer is in critical condition but is expected to live. Though it is early in the investigation, authorities have tentatively labeled this as a domestic terrorist hate crime.
Source: The Nahmias Cipher Report
Part III – I will not buy a Barbie for my daughter
Those who teach college students are noticing a surge in number of female students. In my current university in the US, there are 34,000 students 55% of these students are females. In 2000 and 2001, I taught in two public Jordanian universities. Each semester, I used to teach five sections each has 50%, more or less, female students. And I teach Computer Science a major that is used to be limited to male geeks and nerds.
Saudi Arabia: Girls…Don’t Do It!
When I receive enough email queries on one particular subject, I will then, as I am now, write an individual blog post on the topic. Today, it’s about foreign women who believe they can not only change but “mold” their Saudi.
Source: American Bedu
The Movie List
Ramadan is one of those times where you either have too much times on your hands or none at all, in my case its the later so the movies have been piling up. There a few interesting on this list like The Lorax & The Three Stooges, those are movies that are light and entertaining.
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