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The first 50 lashes: a Saudi activist's wife endures her husband’s brutal sentence

14 mins | Aug 9, 2018
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After Saudi blogger Raif Badawi was arrested and sentenced to prison and 1,000 lashes, Ensaf Haidar wondered what to say when the person you love tells you that he’s going to be abused in the most horrible way
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