Thursday, November 24, 2011

What a vile, disgusting place...

...this world can be.

Rape victim guilty of adultery, sentenced to 12 years in prison.

The ordeal of Gulnaz did not simply begin and end with the physical attack of her rape. In Afghanistan, this brought her not sympathy, but prosecution. Aged just 19, she was found guilty by the courts of sex outside of marriage -- adultery -- and sentenced to twelve years in jail.

Friday, November 18, 2011