a witness to the world that
a. nothing's changed
b. the earth is filled with great and pervasive evil; A part of a species gains great pleasure by the grinding and degrading of those others of its own tribe!!!?
c. the world [and the Fabulous who rule it] apparently has no physical power or the will/desire to end the thuggish, carnal, torture of a certain subset of the species.
d. Congo.. . Somalia.. ..Egypt.. ..Afghanistan
E. Some of the above
F. Continue o through Z.
There is an NCIS episode (Anonymous Was a Woman) which highlighted albeit necessarily sugarcoated the issue--
On PBS newshour tonight was a focus on the issue
which was heartbreaking, disgusting, and
provoking one ever closer to the edge
that it is time to
stop the stupid stuff and start looking at the globe to find out where one should be working, helping, focusing...
There was a video of a group of women in a shelter,
[where they escaped to after
a. being Married off at age 10 to a sadistic brute or
b. escaping a raping father or uncle or brother
c. after being raped and therefore guilty of adultery and deserving death...
One woman says she could have asked her father why didn't he simply murder her and bury her in the garden rather than marry her off to a beating, abusive man...30-40 years her senior..
One very young sweet graceful woman
wondering aloud, in considering the harsh, tortuous, enslavement type situation her father had sold her off into...
Doesn't a parent want their own child to be happy?
Doesn't a parent care about their child??
she said tears streaming
that her own parent would allow---initiate! her movement into hell...
stories, videos, pictures HERE
"Soheila tells her story in the documentary “To Kill a Sparrow,” produced by theCenter for Investigative Reporting. The PBS NewsHour will air an excerpt on Friday..."
It was surreal when PBS's judy woodruff said to david brooks and mark schields, following this most horrifying and filthy and heartbreaking story:
well, that was hard to watch, SO__ HOW 'bout them congressfolk?!
and swiftly moved into the budget stinkburger without a WORD about the inanely large issue about the state of the planet we had just been smacked and gutted with...
yes the trickle down effects of politics is easily must be suppressed
tbtw and their long and short term moves on the chessboard allows a more cynical than thou attitude
well pass the dip please.