Bad News Week

This week hasn’t been a good news week for women. A lady in the Sudan is on death row because she became a Christian. Her mother is Christian and her father is Muslim. She married a Christian man and converted. That action earned her the death penalty. She wasn’t executed straight away because she was 8 months pregnant with her second child. The authorities have been “gracious” and have “kindly” allowed her to give birth first. She can nurse the child (a girl) for two years and then she will be executed. Her little boy is living in the jail with her. Her husband isn’t allowed to visit. I cannot imagine what this lady must be feeling but I imagine it is a living nightmare for her and her family. In Pakistan another young...

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