There is little data on honor killings in Iran, where local media occasionally report on such cases. Under the law, girls can marry after the age of 13, though the average age of marriage for Iranian women is 23. It is not known how many women and young girls are killed by family members or close relatives because of their actions, perceived as violating conservative Islamic norms on love and marriage. … [Read more...] about So-called honor killing of teen girl brings outcry in Iran
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Florida prosecutors filed 21 new charges against Vazquez in November. The charges were brought up after investigators found child pornography on an iPhone XS and an Apple MacBook Pro that were owned by Vazquez. Of the 21 charges, 20 were related to child pornography. The other one was from unlawful conduct with a minor. … [Read more...] about Felipe Vazquez, suspended Pirates pitcher, faces new child porn charge in St. Louis
At the new finale spectaculars, RuPaul chats with the parents of the finalist queens who are in the audience, seemingly aware of how rare representations of affirming parents of gender nonconforming people are. At the Season 11 finale, Brooke Lynn Hytes’ mom said she was changed by having a gay son. “I thought as a mom I was there to mold my children, but I have four children and each one has shaped and molded me,” she told RuPaul. A'Keria C. Davenport’s mom said the queen got her ass — and her glamour — from herself, expanding pride about the lineages of femininity to her son. … [Read more...] about “Drag Race” Brought A Piece Of Queer Culture To Middle America. Now What?
Her parents met their new grandchild on the doorstep this week. Katie, a senior video producer, said: 'They're overjoyed and are so, so proud. We're all totally in love with her. All we wanted to do was cuddle but we'll have to make do with FaceTime for now.' … [Read more...] about Mother who will give birth alone while her partner looks after their daughter, 5, says she feels ‘vulnerable and scared’ – as one in 10 women face going through labour on their own despite lockdown restrictions easing
Police sources said M. Ashraf Ali, who had the children under his care after he was estranged from his wife, took the help of his friend Hasan Mohammed, an autorickshaw driver, and two women Mehrunnisha and Fathima, to sell his three-year daughter to a couple in Kovilpatti. … [Read more...] about Man who sold his children held
swati asked, but if we put this thing on one side that family values comes first now where is the humanity ?Kavita Krishnan answers, Well, 'family values' are usually the source of much violence faced by women. Because in the name of 'family', women are told to be silent about domestic violence, marital rape, child rape within the family... this is worldwide. The family in India is an institution where women are often imprisoned and even killed in order to prevent them from marrying outside caste or community. These killings are commited in the name of 'family honour'... 'Family' is also a source of strength in some cases, true, but we need to change family and democratise family as much as the rest of society and the state. … [Read more...] about ‘Rape is about male power which society confers’