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So-called honor killings are common in Afghanistan, along with other gruesome punishments for women suspected of contact with men outside their family. It’s considered a dishonor even when a woman is the victim of sexual assault. Hundreds of women are in Afghan prisons for “moral crimes” such as being the victims of rape.

An Afghan woman makes handcrafts last October at a shelter run by women, for women. So-called honor killings are common in deeply conservative Afghanistan, along with other punishments for women suspected of contact with men outside their family.

This is a quote from the beginning of Chapter 12 of Cry The Beloved Country. It perfectly represents the theme of The Effect of Fear. In the book, it represents the people of Africa's inability to enjoy the land because of inequality. As part of the chapter that describes the white man's fear for the natives, this section of the book has a powerful effect on the reader because of the fear felt.

This is a quote from the beginning of Chapter 12 of Cry The Beloved Country. It perfectly represents the theme of The Effect of Fear. In the book, it represents the people of Africa's inability to enjoy the land because of inequality. As part of the chapter that describes the white man's fear for the natives, this section of the book has a powerful effect on the reader because of the fear felt.

This video was posted on the facebook page of the United Methodist Church to showcase their prison ministry. The raw, emotional story of a man that was directly affected by the ministry is quite effective in encouraging people to support and get involved with this ministry.

Prison Gang Leader Finds God - The United Methodist Church

Yup! Except I think there's like 7 billion now but you get the picture.

Except I think there's like 7 billion now but you get the picture.

Chapter 12. "'where are the hymn-books?' 'We don't have any,' she said. 'Well how-?'"(Lee 20). Issue of class: these people cannot afford to buy hymn-books.

Chapter "'where are the hymn-books? 'Well how-?'"(Lee Issue of class: these people cannot afford to buy hymn-books.

Iranian Sentenced to Having His Eyes Gouged Out as Punishment for Acid Attack

An Iranian has been sentenced in Iran to have his eyes gouged out as punishment for attacking a girl with acid. In the aftermath of the attack the girl lost her right ear, nose and was blinded.

This pin represents pressured abortion. Some pressures placed on women today are the husband, financial problems, family, and society. This isn't right because you are taking away an innocent person's life. Women often think 'my mind my body' but what about the child's mind and body? They aren't capable of defending for it and that is put into the mother's hands. Abortion is wrong because even at the moment of conception they are still human beings with a future.

Like pro-lifers, women who choose abortion feel strongly about the right to life — of the mother, father and baby born to parents who can't care for her.

Writing from Within : A Guide to Creativity and Life Story Writing by Bernard...

Writing from Within : A Guide to Creativity and Life Story Writing by Bernard Selling (1993, Paperback, Revised)

Writing from Within : A Guide to Creativity and Life Story Writing by Bernard. in Books, Fiction & Literature

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