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SOCIAL ISSUES

Arrogance, Ego And Revenge

By Mohammed Abdul Jawad Perhaps, in this passing world, the subject of utmost priority should be ‘how relations can be formed, cherished and continued well to make an exposure of pleasant and virtuous lives’. Let’s talk about human bond that describes us in our personal, workplace and social lives. Everywhere at some junction, we get in rapport with others, and …

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When Mothers Become Breadwinners

By Mohammed Abdul Jawad A job opportunity—whether it’s an optimal or on the average—for a married woman is always a second thought. Being hooked up in wedlock, and taking up the helm of both domestic and external world is simply painful burden. To be thoroughly loving better half (a person’s wife) at home, a caring mother to her kids, and …

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Are We Living in a Toxic Culture?

  By Coach Razan Kilani, ICF-Certified Emotional Intelligence Coach Artificial additives and hormones in foods and drinks, BPA in plastic-ware and famous brand clothes and shoes, aggressive video games and costumes, highly sexualized and violent media content, deadly radiation from electrical machines and devices we use on daily basis, toxic gases from detergents and some building elements in our home …

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The Eyes of Envy

  By Mira Khatib Between superstition and reality   As my daughter played with the children in the park my friend admired her new outfit and before completing her sentence, I watched my daughter tumble down the slide and rip her new shorts. Needless to say my friend averted her eyes right away, feeling somewhat responsible, yet wanting to deny …

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Where is Social Justice?

  By  Leila Yazigi-Jeantelot   My article this week is very short.  Not that the subject lacks material to talk about, but, at the heart of the matter; there are no more words other that the following to say! Equality, peace, justice, fairness, diversity, opportunity, inclusion, access, prosperity and participation are just a few concepts that invite us to visit a …

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MULTI-TASKER, MOTHER, CAREER WOMAN, WIFE AND HOUSEKEEPER – THE PERFECT WOMAN CREATED BY ILLUSION

  By Sophia Fromell From the time women are little girls they are being conditioned by pop culture and media on the “perfect” image – airbrushed celebrities, marketing campaigns and movies portraying the ‘perfect’ woman who is the ideal businesswoman, wife and mother. Women nowadays feel tremendous pressure to look ‘perfect’. Even after having a baby there is a lot of …

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A Change in Attitude

By Nadia Hashem   All around the world women are fighting for their equal rights and to be treated fairly socially and academically. Jordan is considered to be one of the leading countries in the Arab world that is doing a good job towards achieving equality between the two sexes. In Jordan women form a high percentage in education, but …

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