November 25, 2013

International Day For The Elimination Of Violence Against Women

Not widely recognized in the West as it may offend certain cultures. Except to point fingers.

ThinkProgress, like most liberal sites, is turning this into an American problem while avoiding the institutionalized abuses in Islamic countries:

Even though this type of sexual violence has reached epidemic proportions, it's still not widely discussed. Most Americans don't feel comfortable talking about it, which creates an environment in which victims don't feel safe enough to tell people about their abuse.

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By DMartyr at 12:30 PM | Comments |