Most worldbuilding mistakes we see over and over again come from lazy storytellers who create worlds as an afterthought. These are mistakes of oversight: Leaving Culture the Same Battlestar Galactica:
Introduction Sitting on Judgment on Hindus? Anti-feminist, none of the three religions have female goddesses — unlike the Indic civilization.
Western Christian world gave women the right to vote, mostly between Low levels of marital success are institutionalized — and instead prostitution levels are high. Refer to Female war prisoners should be sex slaves for men: Kuwaiti Politician Recent incidents of sati and rash of "dowry murders" have made headlines not only in India, but all around the world, and have focused attention to women's issues in India.
In the wake of the discussion it emerged that Indian women's problems are not only problems of Hindu women or problems caused by traditional Hinduism.
Media paints India as a dangerous place. It says USA murders of women committed by "intimate relations" are 15 per year per million population. Too often the underbelly of the West is not reported in their media. Whereas, the English media in India makes a living out of pouring hate and bile on India and her culture.
A year-long examination by The Washington Post of death-record data in states across the country documents the killings of 1, pregnant women and new mothers since This is only part of the national toll.
The rate in Pakistan is 6. The study says excessive need for control and greed may be the underlying causes, not cultural or religious factors. India recently passed a law making husbands and in-laws guilty until proven otherwise if a bride dies within the first year of marriage.
Tiny Switzerland is home to a mere 7. It is extremely rich, modern, industrialised and democratic with excellent health care and a per cent literacy rate. So why has this proud nation with its fiercely democratic traditions failed to curb violence against women?
Which is why the statistics for wife beating are about the same in the developed and the developing world. According to the report, one in every three women suffers violence in her lifetime. The statistics in Europe are as appalling as anywhere else. In France, six women die each month at the hands of men who profess to love them.
In Britainone woman is killed by a partner every three days, one woman in four experiences domestic violence and attacks on partners account for a quarter of all violent crime. Despite media campaigns and shocking statistics, domestic violence continues to be one of Europe's most under-reported crimes.
A Hindu perspective — By Sandhya Jain - As Irish society now grapples with the need to help pregnant girls, women with deformed babies, and victims of rape-pregnancy, the clergy and medical community would do well to take a cue from Hindu tradition.
The BBC 2 documentary notes that the mothers were told that they could neither see the body of their supposedly dead child nor attend the burial service, ostensibly because they were full of sin and did not deserve such pleasantries.
Catholic Church stole Spanish babies, resold them. Refer to Why this focus on rape in India by world media? Other countries also have this problem. It was getting a bit much. Are they not ashamed? Has the BBC ever uncovered the paedophiles masquerading as brain dead ruling Elites in British society?
Has any newspaper reporter exposed the fact that woman Peace Corps volunteers from prestigious US universities in Cambodia sleep with year old poor girls? And despite the powerful feminist movement in Anglo-Saxon countries, are women safe there?
While India's civil and political spheres are alight with protest and demands for changes to the country's culture of sexual violence, commentators here are using the event to simultaneously demonise Indian society, lionise our own, and minimise the enormity of western rape culture.
Colonial history helped to create and global capital continues to sustain low standards of living in India. We would do well to be cognisant of our historically inscribed privilege before complaining that this horrific event has destroyed our pretty colonial fantasies.
Women earn less than men in all 27 European Union countries, according to a recent European Commission report. Rich man, Poor Woman - economist. Refer to Western Women - Liberated or Exploited in a materialistic society?
Refer to Anorexia and Eating Disorders. Watch the movie - The Magdalene Sisters treatment of "wayward women" run by the by Catholic Church in Ireland in According to the Amnesty reportone in every three women suffers violence in her lifetime.
In Spain, some women are killed each year by abusive spouses or boyfriends with over 30, complaints of severe physical violence, while in Switzerland, one of the wealthiest countries in Europe where "direct democracy" rules supreme, the number of women who suffer physical and psychological abuse tops 20 per cent.Hillary Clinton announced her candidacy for President on Sunday.
Should she win, which is more than possible and according to many experts likely, she will join a coterie of other female leaders who have exploited their family connections to reach the top.
I once lived with a roommate who was a narcissist.
She treated me poorly, she treated her boyfriend poorly, she accused me of everything under the sun, including abusing her animals, who were the only things keeping me sane throughout the entire ordeal (I understand animals more than people.
Atlanta Sit-ins & Mass Arrests (Dec 'Feb '64) Photos See SNCC Meets Kenyan Freedom Fighter in Atlanta for preceding events.. As comes to a close, the political battle to pass the Civil Rights Bill continues in Washington.
President Johnson pressures civil rights organizations to halt protests and civil-disobediance campaigns. Women's rights are the rights and entitlements claimed for women and girls worldwide, and formed the basis for the women's rights movement in the nineteenth century and feminist movement during the 20th century.
In some countries, these rights are institutionalized or supported by law, local custom, and behavior, whereas in others . Timeline of women's legal rights (other than voting) represents formal changes and reforms regarding women's rights.
That includes actual law reforms as well as other formal changes, such as reforms through new interpretations of laws by schwenkreis.com right to vote is exempted from the timeline: for that right, see Timeline of women's .
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