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Badria al-Bishr
Badria al-Bishr

Dr. Badria al-Bishr is a multi-award-winning Saudi columnist and novelist. A PhD graduate from the American University of Beirut, and an alumnus of the U.S. State Department International Visitor program. Her columns put emphasis on women and social issues in Saudi Arabia. She currently lectures at King Saud University's Department of Social Studies.

COLUMNISTS
Badria al-Bishr
Badria al-Bishr

Dr. Badria al-Bishr is a multi-award-winning Saudi columnist and novelist. A PhD graduate from the American University of Beirut, and an alumnus of the U.S. State Department International Visitor program. Her columns put emphasis on women and social issues in Saudi Arabia. She currently lectures at King Saud University's Department of Social Studies.

RECENTLY PUBLISHED

Why should we defend ‘hypocritical’ Saudi clerics?

Thursday, 22 May 2014

A recording of a preacher dating a young girl and engaging in an obscene conversation with her spread in the media recently.

Terrorists and their corrupted religious message

Thursday, 15 May 2014

It’s enough to use the words “God’s sharia” and “Islam” to divide Muslims

Exposing the Saudi fatwa on travel to ‘lands of the infidels’

Wednesday, 7 May 2014

Such ideas have become like a bacteria, growing through our education system.

In Saudi Arabia, domestic violence fine gets laughs

Sunday, 20 April 2014

A debate erupted among Saudis after the ministry of social affairs issued a decision to penalize men who beat up their wives, fining them 50,000 ...

Saudi youths live out their lives online

Sunday, 13 April 2014

Saudi youths have expressed anger over a recent decision to block a torrent website

Listening to your logic to shun fanatical fatwas

Friday, 28 February 2014

No one today denies the earth’s rotation and spherical shape. However, fatwas prohibiting new technologies and concepts are not totally gone

One Saudi woman’s death brings into question the value of life

Wednesday, 12 February 2014

The story of a Saudi girl who died due to male paramedics being barred from the building

Unraveling an absent part of Syria’s history

Friday, 27 December 2013

“King of the Sands” is a recently-released movie by famous Syrian director Najdat Anzour. Anzour decided to screen the movie in Britain. ...

What the Saudi religious police truly lacks

Sunday, 22 December 2013

A news article published in Saudi Arabia’s Okaz newspaper reported that the police recently arrested young men who helped a girl escape from the ...

When domestic violence strikes in Saudi Arabia

Friday, 6 December 2013

Women who stay home will not necessarily be safe from abuse

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