‘This Week In World News, Starting With Ahed Tamimi’ over on Amaliah World
“Ahed Tamimi, the Palestinian teenager named the ‘rosa parks of Palestine’, who was arrested in December last year, for slapping an Israeli soldier, has been jailed for 8 months. The 17-year-old teenager was said to have been defending little children from harm, as Israeli forces endeavored to use her home as a base to rid of the children who were playing on the land nearby...”
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Number 3 in the Suffragette heroins series; Emmeline Pankhurst. She was one of the founders of the british sufragette movement.
I think i will draw some more heroins, of any kind, any suggestions?
Thankful Thursdays: Today I am thankful for the right to VOTE... I’m sure I made my ancestors proud on my way to the polling booth. Marshall Commandos I’m sure you guys remember how Ms. Lewis (English teacher) stressed the importance of voting. #Righttovote#Thankfulthursdays#ivoted
‘Hadith of the Day’ over on Amaliah Soul
Allah’s Messenger (ﷺ) said, “A Muslim is a brother of another Muslim, so he should not oppress him, nor should he hand him over to an oppressor. Whoever fulfilled the needs of his brother, Allah will fulfill his needs; whoever brought his (Muslim) brother out of a discomfort, Allah will bring him out of the discomforts of the Day of Resurrection, and whoever screened a Muslim, Allah will screen him on the Day of Resurrection .” (Hadith: Sahih al-Bukhari)
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‘Is Being White Better Than Being Black? The Meaning We Give to Our Skin Colour’ over on Amaliah Identity
“ I was sat next to a young black girl at a bus stop once, and without meaning to eavesdrop, I overheard her telling her mother a story which still stayed with me. In a P.E lesson, some of her friends came rushing to her to ask what happened to her knees and why they were so ‘black and bruised’. They weren’t actually bruised, just dark, as is common among many black and Asian people. She told her mum how ‘embarrassed’ and ‘shy’ she was to show her knees in P.E, even her teacher came up to ask her what had happened to her knees. This girl was probably only 9 years old...”