March 14, 2018 (The Daily Signal) – This year, more than 100,000 people gathered in the nation's capital to participate in the annual March for Life. Among them were many high school and college-aged students who support stricter laws on abortion or outlawing the procedure completely. In The Daily Signal's latest video, we ask some of these students to explain to the American public why they traveled from near and far to support life. Published with permission from the The Daily Signal.
A hijab can only be a symbol of freedom if women have the freedom to choose whether to wear it. For some bizarre reason, U.S. feminists don’t see that. While anti-government protests in Iran quickly died down, a quiet movement for women’s rights appears to be gaining steam in that country. It started when Vida Movahedi, a 31-year-old mother, peacefully removed her hijab on a busy Tehran street. Her photos went viral and re-opened the conversation over women’s rights and mandatory hijabs in Iran.
Kendall Jenner tweeting about acne is not 'brave.' Neither is wearing a black dress. Bravery is when an Iranian woman protests being forced to wear a hijab. Hollywood’s virtue signaling and political posturing reached an all-time high this week. First, at the 2018 Golden Globes, actors and actresses patted themselves on the back for standing up against a movement triggered by the very problems they enabled.
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Selecting a term
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