Stoning

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BFS
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Stoning

Postby BFS » Sat Jul 10, 2010 1:43 pm

http://www.avaaz.org/en/stop_stoning/?rc=fbp&pv=1

Yesterday a massive global outcry stopped an Iranian woman, Sakineh Mohammadi Ashtiani, from being stoned to death.

Sakineh's brave children's international campaign shows that worldwide condemnation works. Let's turn this family's desperate appeal into a movement that ends stoning for good - sign the petition and send to everyone.

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Re: Stoning

Postby muni » Sat Jul 10, 2010 5:08 pm

To harm her is to harm all. Far away from our bed many can suffer. In our street only one must be harmed to get all attention and movement.

Thank you BFS. I hope the work by Avaaz can help to open peoples (like politicians as well) painful delusions and see all are our family and no gender has any value in EQUANIMITY.

The value of living beings should not be pushed aside for the technology-economy satisfaction.
Start identifying with that which knows and stop identifying with the known.

What you must do is to rest in the spaciousness
Of the equality of appearance emptiness.

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Re: Stoning

Postby BFS » Sat Jul 10, 2010 6:24 pm

I hope the work by Avaaz can help to open peoples (like politicians as well) painful delusions and see all are our family and no gender has any value in EQUANIMITY.


I hope so too! :heart:

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Re: Stoning

Postby Annapurna » Sun Jul 11, 2010 2:37 pm

signed it.

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Re: Stoning

Postby kirtu » Sun Jul 11, 2010 3:39 pm

Signed it.

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