Norwegian sentenced to prison after she files rape claim in Dubai - CNN.com
Raped Norwegian businesswoman Marte Deborah Dalelv, 24. A Dubai court has sentenced her to 16 months in prison for extramarital sex after she reported being raped, according to news reports from the United Arab Emirates. Shame on Dubai shame on the rapest. Don't go there! Show support post this story.
One woman's experience of FGM: 'I'm crying, I'm in pain'
FGM is done mostly for religious reasons. Circumcision is considered mandatory or recommended by many followers of Islam and Christianity, including "female circumcision". FGM reduces sexual pleasure, to curb her libido and protect her chastity. Extramarital sex is sinful by their scripture. Islamic scripture has a part with Prophet Muhammad demonstrating the "correct" way to perform FGM. It also talks about sex as the touching of circumcised parts.
Most marital therapists who write about extramarital affairs find that these trysts are usually not about sex, but about seeking friendship, support, understanding, respect, attention, caring and concern - the kind of things that marriage is supposed to offer
Which Grimms' Fairy Tale Princess Are You? -----I got: Dornröschen (Sleeping Beauty, if you’re weak). Some people are embarrassed by their parents, but your parents’ bad manners almost kill you. Because they didn’t invite a lady to a party, she cursed you. You have a lot of great qualities — namely, you’re virtuous and beautiful and rich. Dudes would literally die just to see you, so that’s cool I guess. Sorry about your lame parents.
Saman by Ayu Utami… Saman is at once an exposé of the oppression of plantation workers in South Sumatra, a lyrical quest to understand the place of religion and spirituality in contemporary lives, a playful exploration of female sexuality and a story about love in all its guises, while touching on all of Indonesia’s taboos: extramarital sex, political repression and the relationship between Christians and Muslims. .
Dubai imprisons Norwegian woman who reported rape: Businesswoman was convicted of having sex outside of marriage, in addition to perjury and drinking alcohol. Rape laws in the emirates tilt against victims. For a rape conviction, United Arab Emirates law requires either a confession or four adult male witnesses to the attack. (Article)
Isaiah 5:20 Woe to those who call evil good and good evil, who put darkness for light and light for darkness, who put bitter for sweet and sweet for bitter. * When people don't observe the distinction between good & evil, destruction follows.Some think getting drunk can't hurt them, extramarital sex isn't wrong, or money doesn't control them.When we make excuses,the distinction between right & wrong breaks.Take God's Word, as your standard. Without God,we are headed for a breakdown…
Which Grimms’ Fairy Tale Princess Are You? You got: Rapunzel Your parents promised you to a witch in exchange for some root vegetables. That witch locked you up in a tower, where you lived for all your formative years. Honestly, it seems like you have a lot of serious psychological issues, but at least you’re super hot. You’re also down for extramarital sex with a handsome prince. Get it, girl.