June 18, 2016 12:00 pm -


Relatives killed a young mother who was pregnant with her second child after she married against their will in eastern Pakistan, officials said on Friday, the latest in a spate of so-called “honor killings”. Muqaddas Bibi, 22, married Taufiq Ahmed three years ago in defiance of her family, who considered a marriage for love – rather…


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D.B. Hirsch is a political activist, news junkie, and retired ad copy writer and spin doctor. He lives in Brooklyn, New York.