God Preserve Raif Badawi
"Raif Badawi will be flogged every Friday for the next 19 weeks," explains Medea Benjamin, who also notes the "Congressional legislation being introduced to declassify a 28-page section of the 9/11 Senate report which allegedly exposes the direct role of the Saudi government in the Twin Tower attacks on 9/11."
In my line of work, I meet a lot of young Saudis, the majority of whom, like most young people, are pretty wonderful. I remember one young man telling me during Ramadan that he was making iftar dinner for his friends and then saying, "But actually, I'm not a Muslim. I'm an atheist. But don't tell anyone." He was without a doubt the most unannoying atheist I have ever met!