1000 Lashes: Because I Say What I Think

1000 Lashes: Because I Say What I Think

Raif Badawi


"Raif Badawi's is a crucial voice for we all to hear"— Salman Rushdie

Raif Badawi, a Saudi Arabian blogger, shared his ideas on politics, faith, and liberalism on-line. He was once sentenced to 1,000 lashes, ten years in legal, and a great of one million Saudi Riyal, over 1 / 4 of one million U.S. funds. This politically topical polemic gathers jointly Badawi’s pivotal texts. He expresses his critiques on existence in an autocratic-Islamic country lower than the Sharia and his conception of freedom of expression, human and civil rights, tolerance and the required separation of kingdom and religion.

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