In August 2017, Jordan banned a law that allowed rapists to escape punishment by marrying their victims. This was hot on the heels of Tunisia that repealed this law at the end of July, while Morocco overhauled its law in 2014 and Egypt repealed its law in 1999.
Bertrand Russell once wryly commented that the only change seen in the French Revolution was that France changed a king for an emperor. Around the same time, America changed a king for a president.
“No one can follow a path which they don't know where it is leading to”. These were the words of one presenter on some leadership training workshop several years ago. It got me thinking about what leadership is, what it entailed and how it came about.0 comments
Speaking in public, in front of thousands of citizens, and on an important national event, Heroes Day, the President made the remarkable statement that his government would not prosecute murderers.1 comments
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