Pakistani media mocks clerics who say men can ‘lightly beat’ wives — Richard Dawkins Foundation

By Agence France-Presse Pakistani media and activists poured scorn Friday on a suggestion from an Islamic religious body that men should be allowed to “lightly beat” their wives, made in their draft of a women’s protection bill. The Council of Islamic Ideology released a draft of the bill on Thursday, their response to progressive legislation giving…

via Pakistani media mocks clerics who say men can ‘lightly beat’ wives — Richard Dawkins Foundation

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secularandspiritual

I am an atheist and believe in secular Humanism. I am writing this blog to put my thoughts here as an Atheist and as a secular humanist. Though being an atheist did not affect my life style in anyway, there are many around the world who do not have such privileges. I am also deeply concerned how certain ideologies are not questioned. I think if any harm is done to people through a specific set of beliefs or ideologies than that should be condemned and questioned even if it is religious.

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