Honour Killings

Source: Honour Killings

Rape dishonors good men, NOT the victims.  Well said.  I have stood guard with a weapon twice but not stopped anything.  We all need to do better.

2 responses to “Honour Killings”

  1. aeddubh says :

    I agree with what you’re saying here, but…

    1) It’s not about men’s honor being besmirched. It’s about victims being violated. We all need to do better, but for the victims more than ourselves.

    2) He proposes a simple solution to a complex problem, and we know the problem with those. I could see (far too easily) it leading to the return of “Judge Lynch”, not to mention blood feud…

    • facingthefireswithin says :

      True, Mainer tends to be bloody minded in ways I am not. Vengeance works poorly. He channels his anger into his writing and has since before he had a blog. I do think, however, that holding women blameless for their attacks and asking men to bear more responsibility is reasonable.

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