WALVIS Bay Private High School produced a superb second half comeback to beat Windhoek High School 20-16 and qualify for the u19 Super League final of the Momentum Schools Rugby tournament on Saturday. The football (league) season kicks off in all earnest today and already shots are being fired!Footie fans are amping up the vuvuzela-ing on Twitter TLs, fan zones are being formed, transfers are in full swing on Whats App groups, and there's even talk of which supporters make the best partners. THE Roadhouse Blues, a blues band which combines effectively different popular international blues-rock styles, such as Southern Texas Blues, Chicago (Urban) Blues and contemporary British Blues-Rock, is having a solo show this month!
A post shared by Nazi Paikidze-Barnes 🌱 (@nazipaiki) on As one of the most successful women to ever play the male-dominated game of chess, Nazi Paikidze is used to having her moves watched closely.
Her latest has drawn international attention: Paikidze announced last week that she will boycott February’s Women's World Chess Championship in Iran because the players will have to wear hijabs.
Yet some women in other Muslim countries, such as Turkey, have battled against restrictions banning headscarves in some public settings, while some conservative Muslim women in the West have pushed for permission to wear headscarves in athletic competitions and other venues. This 15-year-old student is trying to change that.] “Some consider a hijab part of culture,” Paikidze said in an Instagram post announcing her decision.
“But, I know that a lot of Iranian women are bravely protesting this forced law daily and risking a lot by doing so.
This is a post for those who don't understand why I am boycotting FIDE's decision.
I think it's unacceptable to host a WOMEN'S World Championship in a place where women do not have basic fundamental rights and are treated as second-class citizens.
WASHINGTON (RNS) United Jewish Communities, one of the largest American Jewish organizations, has changed its name to the Jewish Federations of North America to more closely align itself with local chapters across the country.
“Our new name makes a clear and bold statement that we embody the Jewish Federation system,” said Jerry Silverman, the group’s president and CEO.
For those saying that I don't know anything about Iran: I have received the most support and gratitude from the people of Iran, who are facing this situation every day.
Thank you My Stealthy Freedom for sharing my interview.
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