Beheadings

Amnesty Reveals Saudi Arabia's Staggering Execution Rate

AP/The HuffingtonPost UK | Paul Vale | Posted 25.08.2015 | UK

One death every two days. That’s the current execution rate in Saudi Arabia, according to a report from Amnesty International published on Tuesday. ...

Gory Videos Now Come With Warnings On Facebook

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 13.01.2015 | UK Tech

Facebook has confirmed it has begun placing clickable warnings over extreme "graphic" content on its service in order to prevent offence. The notic...

James Foley's Death Is Just The Latest Beheading By Extremists

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 20.08.2014 | UK

The brutal footage of what appears to be the beheading of US journalist James Foley is not the first of its kind to appear online. Beheadings are a...

Which Is Worse on Facebook: Beheadings or Boobs?

Jennifer Howze | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Jennifer Howze

The best place for us to be learn more about these atrocities is on news sites or blogs, where this kind of content is surrounded by commentary, background reporting and context that helps our understanding of it.

Saudi Arabia May Abolish Beheadings Due To Shortage Of Swordsmen – In Favour Of Firing Squads

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 12.03.2013 | UK

Saudi Arabia is reportedly considering abolishing beheadings – because of a shortage of swordsmen. Egyptian website Al-Ahram quotes daily newspa...