The Charger Bulletin

Afghan Woman Killed for Giving Birth to Girl

Liz De La Torre

February 8, 2012

The fight for women’s rights has been a long struggle in the Middle East, and it continues. A twenty-two year old woman in Afghanistan identified as Estorai was allegedly strangled to death by her husband, Sher Mohammad, for giving birth to yet another girl at least two months ago. In a culture wh...

Whale Attack Suggests Issues with Captivity

Liz De La Torre

March 10, 2010

With killer whales performing tricks and ‘playing’ with trainers, Florida’s Shamu show at SeaWorld has drawn various tourists to check out the greatest attraction at the park, something that has made the park skyrocket to popularity. On Feb. 24, the Shamu noontime show was the subject of mass hysteria...

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