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Journalist To Be Executed For Blasphemy In Mauritania

In Mauritania, a journalist has been sentenced to death for the crime of blasphemy. The journalist, named Mohamed Cheikh Ould Mohamed, wrote an article that was critical of social inequality in Mauritania, and included a criticism of some of the decisions made by Mohammed, the central prophet of Islam, the dominant religion of Mauritania.

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Fact Check: Did Georgia Pass A Law Allowing Guillotines To Be Used For Executions?

There really was legislation to legalize execution by guillotine in Georgia… but is there a law in Georgia allowing the government to decapitate prisoners using the machines? […]

Will They Teach The Rocky Parts Of The Bible In Public Schools?

It was a simulation, but the stonings of the Bible were not merely theatrical. […]

Human Rights Under Barack Obama

How do you react to Amnesty International’s description of human rights under President Obama? […]