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Honour Killing is Domestic Abuse!

"An unapologetic, incessant message to women and girls living in abusive situations that they don’t have to, and should not, put up with it, backed up with well-funded resources like safe houses and punitive criminal sanctions for offenders. Where specific communities face specific problems, they should be targeted: billboards, multilingual television and radio ads, whatever it takes."

Read more: http://fullcomment.nationalpost.com/2010/06/18/chris-selley-recipe-to-reduce-honour-killings/#ixzz0s6tKh2Si

Why the agencies behind the anti domestic abuse strategy are mum regarding honor killings only shows us that the message needs to be in Arabic, Urdu, Punjabi, Turkish, Kurdish, Russian and African languages, too.

Honor killing is domestic abuse!
!جرائم الشرف والعنف المنزلي

1 comment:

Steve said...

http://www.zombietime.com/zomblog/?p=1527