Yesterday I was in the staffroom writing some texts, when a colleague of mine greeted me in a hurry and informed me that he was in la 'Manuba' University and that he knew that the "Salafis" occupying the university for months now, have just announced that I was on their death lists and he asked me to be very careful. I was not surprised at all as many other bloggers , human rights activists, journalists went through the same experience, either for denouncing obscurantism and extremism or for criticizing the new government. Many of them had been badly beaten and assaulted like was the case three days ago for Professors Hamadi Redissi and Zied Krichene who were present in Nessma TV trial and who like hundreds of people attending just expressed their refusal to such a breach of one of the basic human rights that is freedom of speech. (see previous post in French).
The same morning, I have shared some Quranic verses and some of the prophets sayings to show those people how hypocrites and how far from Islam they are . I did this in reaction to the threats targeting two of my friend bloggers: Emna Ben Jemaa and Haythem El Mekki. I just wanted to say that our religion is a religion of peace and tolerance. When I got the news of my inclusion in one of the death lists I shared some more of them and guess what : the Salafis did some screen shots and said that I was afraid. This why I shared the following status on my Facebook page Tunisian Girl: