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Wed Feb 1, 2017, 12:56 PM

Afghanistan: woman's ears cut off by husband

Senseless violence.

http://www.bbc.com/news/world-asia-38826211

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Reply Afghanistan: woman's ears cut off by husband (Original post)
shenmue Feb 2017 OP
jodymarie aimee Feb 2017 #1
whathehell Feb 2017 #2
ismnotwasm Feb 2017 #3

Response to shenmue (Original post)

Wed Feb 1, 2017, 01:12 PM

1. Survivor of DV here

and this is my issue.

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Response to shenmue (Original post)

Wed Feb 1, 2017, 01:13 PM

2. "senseless violence"?... Violent, but not 'senseless'

It makes perfect sense in some of the more virulently misogynist corners of Islam -- About a year ago, an Afghan man murdered his wife because the child she'd just given birth to was female.

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Response to shenmue (Original post)

Mon Feb 6, 2017, 05:21 PM

3. That's a direct result of patriarchy

Ugly and senseless with the goal of making women less than human

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