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Muslim soldier says command sergeant major forced her to remove hijab: ‘I feel violated’

…“I want to let people know that’s it’s not a bad thing to stand up for yourself when you’re getting mistreated,” Sgt. Cesilia Valdovinos, 26, tells Yahoo Lifestyle.

She alleges that her troubles began in June 2018, when her brigade commander, Col. David Zinn, granted her approval to wear a hijab with her uniform; from that time forward, she claims, her hijab triggered “extremely hateful” behavior towards her, including repeated vitriol and harassment….more:  yahoo

Photo of a Starving Girl in Yemen Prompts Facebook to Remove Posts of Article

…The article highlighted the suffering of Yemeni civilians amid a devastating war pitting Houthi rebels and their allies against a Saudi-led coalition whose campaign of airstrikes, which are aided by American-supplied bombs and intelligence, have killed thousands of civilians. Economic warfare has worsened the despair for many Yemeni families, and the country is at risk of a catastrophic famine. The conflict began more than three years ago, and it received more attention when the killing of a Saudi dissident, Jamal Khashoggi, led to outrage and turned a spotlight on Saudi actions in the region….more:  nytimes

Canada’s government had to force Fox News to remove false tweet

After Fox News spread false information about the nationality of the suspected shooter accused of killing six people at a mosque in Quebec City this week, it took a letter from Canada’s prime minister’s office to get the news outlet to delete the errant tweet.  Misinformation ran rampant in the hours following the shooting  on Monday morning, which left six dead and more than a dozen more injured. Many news outlets incorrectly reported that…more:  dailydot

Doctors remove 420 kidney stones ’caused by excessive tofu’ from patient in China

The stones removed by doctorsThe Prophet, peace and blessings be upon him, said, “There are two blessings which many people waste: health and free time.” Source: Sahih Bukhari “Doctors in China have removed 420 kidney stones from a man’s body, blaming an excessive amount of tofu in his daily diet.

Mr He from Zhejiang Province in eastern China, checked into the Dongyang People’s Hospital complaining of intense pain in his abdomen last month. A CT scan revealed that his left kidney was packed full of stones, most of them tiny…more: telegraph