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Muslim Rape Culture and Lara Logan
Right Side News ^ | 02 May 2011 | Daniel Greenfield

Posted on 05/07/2011 7:41:49 AM PDT by Heuristic Hiker

When Lara Logan traveled to Egypt to cover the Tahrir Square protests, she was unaware that she was going to be working in a country where sexual harassment rates of women and especially foreign women are so high as to be universal. In a politically correct profession, such truths are politically incorrect. And even now all of the coverage studiously avoids mentioning one dangerous word. Islam.

Muslim rape culture did not begin in Tahrir Square and it won't end there. Not when it actually began in the year 624 when Mohammed came up with an ingenious means of rewarding his followers. In addition to the trophies of war, he made it legal for them to capture and rape married women.

Previously that would have been considered adultery. Now it was an incentive to become one of Islam's Holy Warriors. It doesn't take much to imagine how ugly and awful the camp of Mohammed's followers was for a woman. That's why the Burka was invented.

Muslim apologists insist that the Burka has something to do with female modesty. But the Koran spells out clearly the reason for it. "Tell your wives and your daughters and the women of the believers to draw their cloaks (veils) all over their bodies that they may thus be distinguished and not molested." The Hijab was invented for similar reasons in 1970's Lebanon to mark out Shiite women so they wouldn't be molested by Muslim terrorists. The purpose of the Burka was closer to a cattle brand, separating women married to Muslim husbands, from slave women who were captured in war. The former were the property of their husbands and untouchable, the latter were fair game for everyone. To a Muslim, the Burka is a sign that says, 'only my husband may rape me' and the lack of a Burka means, 'everyone can rape me.'

When Australia's Grand Mufti Sheikh Hilaly justified a notorious series of gang rapes by comparing women to uncovered meat left out in the presence of a cat, he laid out the basis of Muslim rape culture. Women are always the guilty party, because they are women. If they refuse to defeminize themselves by putting on a Burka and becoming just another dark ghost haunting the streets of Cairo or Sydney with their lack of selfhood, then they are automatically guilty of their own rape.

In the West rape is a crime because it an assault on a human being. In Islam, it is only a crime because it is a sex act that takes place outside of marriage. In many Islamic countries, 'Zina' meaning adultery or immoral sexual conduct in general, is a charge that can be levied against both the rapist and his victim. Even in a case where Mohammed ordered the execution of a rapist, he first 'forgave' his victim for her part in it. To the extent that Islam criminalizes rape, it is as a property crime or a disruption of public order. And it imposes a high standard of proof that is unlikely to be met.

In Islam, women are objects, not subjects. Physically their entire bodies are considered 'Awrah',an Arabic word meaning 'nakedness', 'fault' or 'defect', terms that amply sum up the Islamic view of women. Even their voices are considered 'Awrah' meaning that even a fully covered up woman speaking is an immoral thing. A woman exists within Islam as an immoral object. And that gives Muslim men implicit permission to assault her, while holding her very nature accountable for tempting them to commit the act.

Islam does not consider rape to be a crime against a woman. It is a crime against their fathers and husbands. There is no crime involved in a husband raping his own wife. That is a ruling Muslim scholars continue to preach today. And the UK's Islam Channel was shut down for broadcasting that view. Under Islamic law, a husband is fully entitled to beat his wife if she refuses to service him until she finally consents. The woman has no control over her body. Only the men she belongs to do.

In a tribal society, rape is a crime against property and honor. To a father, his daughter's virginity is a valuable item that increases her market value. Marrying her off is way to build a relationship between two families. To a husband, his wife's chastity maintains the value of his property and insures that the offspring is his. To assault a woman is to commit a crime against the communal property of a family. But a woman herself has no rights over her body that any man is bound to respect. As Lara Logan discovered in Tahrir Square.

An unaccompanied woman is ownerless. A foreign woman is outside the protection of the tribal system which uses family vendettas to settle disputes. It's no wonder that the already stratospheric sexual harassment rates in Cairo climb to a universal value where foreign women are concerned.

The Burka placed responsibility on women to defeminize themselves and mark themselves as property. Centuries of Islamic jurisprudence put the burden of responsibility for any assault on a woman as the object that tempts men to sin. The circular reasoning of Islam says that if a man assaults a woman, it is because she tempted him. That femininity is inherently an object of temptation. The Burka and the Hijab began as a way of defeminizing women for their protection, but then became an indictment of women. Women were no longer being defeminized to protect them, but to protect men from them.

Why else do women have to be defeminized, their faces masked and their voices silenced, if there isn't some terrible mysterious force about femininity that causes men to act out? That is exactly what the first president of Iran claimed, when he said that, "Scientific research had shown that women's hair emitted rays that drove men insane." More recently an Iranian cleric explained that women who do not dress modestly corrupt men and cause earthquakes. The flight routes of Iranian planes had to be diverted from a stadium where women played soccer for fear that their hair rays might affect passengers in the planes above.

Behind this hair ray nonsense lurks an uglier notion, that women are unnatural creatures and that men are not responsible for their conduct around women. If a man rapes a woman, maybe her hair rays made him do it. If they can cause earthquakes, why not. Western legal culture says that men have more control over a situation with a woman. Islamic jurisprudence creates reasons why women do to exonerate their rapists.

How do you sell the notion of equal rights to people who view women as dangerous objects that have to be kept under lock and key?

Under Islam a woman can't say 'no' except passively by defeminizing herself. By remaining in Purdah at home or taking a mobile purdah along by covering up her entire body and face in a Burka, never meeting a man's eye or speaking to him. And even if she follows all those rules and is still assaulted, then maybe those hair rays can punch through stifling black cloth after all. There's no way for a woman to be innocent, except by never being born. As an object, she is always guilty of luring men on. The levels of guilt may vary. If the levels are low enough, then she may be 'forgiven' for causing immorality and her rapist may face punishment. And her family may still kill her anyway to bury the shame that she represents for them along with her body.

Like all social rules, they don't apply equally. The daughter of a wealthy and westernized urban family will enjoy an immunity from them, that the daughter of a poor family in a village will not. The wealthy daughter will attend the London School of Economics, use Twitter and serve as an example that her country and Islam are really very liberated. The poor daughter will be a second wife to some bored fat merchant and be considered lucky if he doesn't beat her to death when she loses her looks.

Meanwhile the young men will roam the streets bored and frustrated. They will steal anything not nailed down, join protests and sexually harass women. When Western reporters poured into Cairo to report on a pro-democracy movement, they surrounded themselves with what they thought were pro-democracy protesters. What they were actually doing was walking into one of the largest overcrowded cities in the world, where gangs of protesters had smashed the police, and created an open state of anarchy. Muslim rape culture did the rest.

As far as her attackers were concerned, Lara Logan had no rights they were bound to respect. She wasn't the wife or daughter of anyone they knew. She wasn't even a Muslim. They had no bond of kinship with her. Which meant that just like the uncovered in Mohammed's camp, she didn't belong to anyone. And that meant she was fair game.

In Muslim rape culture, a woman cannot actively decline a man. She can only passively demonstrate that she is off limits by defeminizing herself. Lara Logan hadn't done that. But even if she had, it wouldn't have done much good. Previous gang assaults on women in Cairo a few years back had targeted even those covered from head to toe. To add fuel to the fire, came the chants of, "Yahood, Yahood." "Jew, Jew". Mohammed's ruling had made it legal to capture and rape Jewish women. The association may not have been directly made, but indirectly it was there. Lara Logan had been marked as a member of an enemy tribe.

The reasoning is awkward, but Islamic jurisprudence is the product of such awkwardness. It derives from the will of Mohammed whose only consistent principle was to do whatever he wanted. As a prophet he frequently made and broke his own laws, and then made new ones. Four witnesses are required for an act of sexual immorality, because at one point three witnesses accused Mohammed's own wife of such an act. Prior to that Mohammed had taken action based only on a single witness.

Mohammed modified the law to allow him to marry his son's wife and to shift the turns of his own wives. After Mohammed had received another urgent 'revelation' allowing him to do as he sexually pleased, his wife Aisha said, "O Allah's Apostle I do not see but that your Lord hurries in pleasing you." There you find the whole of Islamic jurisprudence. It was a code that existed only to please Mohammed's sexual impulses.

If Allah existed only to enable women to sexually service Mohammed-- what agency can women have in Islam?

Muslim rape culture springs from that same code. A code that exists to please and flatter the Muslim male and demean the female as an inferior specimen, whose body is filth, whose form is corruption and who can only be good to the extent that she becomes a non-person. Remaining quiet and out of sight. It begins with the inferiority of women, and ends with a paradise filled with eternal virgins who can never say no. What do women get, some ask. But it doesn't matter. It was never intended for them.

From NY to Jerusalem , Daniel Greenfield Covers the Stories Behind the News. Daniel Greenfield is a blogger, author and columnists covering international affairs, the rising threat of terrorism and the growing problems of socialism. His daily blog can be viewed at Sultan Knish.


TOPICS: Foreign Affairs; News/Current Events
KEYWORDS: egypt; feminism; humanrights; islam; laralogan; leftuniverse; rape; tahrirsquare
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For a brutal example of how this Muslim rape culture has been translated into an instrument of (further) terror see story of the vicious brainwashing affected on Iraqi women, by "Umm al-Mumineen" (The Mother of the Faithful):

First the girls were raped, then they were sent to her: Samira Ahmed Jassim is the ‘mother’ of female suicide bombers in Iraq. It was her job to convince the young women that suicide was the only way to save the honor of their families. Now Jassim tells her story.

Link: http://www.welt.de/english-news/article3152902/Mother-of-the-Female-Suicide-Bombers-speaks-out.html

1 posted on 05/07/2011 7:41:52 AM PDT by Heuristic Hiker
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To: Heuristic Hiker; knighthawk

http://www.freerepublic.com/focus/f-bloggers/2680399/posts

“An Islamic Valentine for Lara Logan”

Pssst…that catchy title was just to grab your attention. This letter is meant for you infidel men.

You infidel women, please click back to fuzzy bunnies and unicorns. I’ll wait.

[Dum-dee-dum dum…]

All men now? Good.

Don’t worry, this isn’t about flowers, candy or cards. Of course the very idea is ridiculous. Valentine’s Day is an infidel holiday celebrating lewd, immoral and licentious behavior typical to your fallen religions. Trust me when I say we have nothing like Valentine’s Day in the one true religion of peace.

And men, isn’t it better for us that we don’t have it in our religion? No need to buy your wife flowers, candies or even a card on Valentine’s or any other day. This is just one small example of why the one true religion is better for men, and why you should seriously consider switching over while we’re still taking volunteers.

And it’s really easy to join. Just say one prayer, and you’re in for life.

Here’s another good reason to switch. Say you don’t feel like showing tender affection to your wife. You don’t have to! In fact, if she burns dinner, doesn’t clean the house, or pisses you off in any way you can just back-hand her, (as long as you don’t break any bones or mark her face.) In fact, it’s okay for you to give her a good thrashing now and then to get her back into line. Why? Because it says it’s okay in the holy books of the one true religion of peace, that’s why.

Don’t worry, the bruises covering the rest of her body won’t show, because (isn’t this great!) a wife can never leave the house while showing one square centimeter of bare uncovered skin that’s not between her eyes and her chin. Which is mighty handy, in case she’s still covered with bruises from her last few disciplinary sessions. And as long as you are careful not to beat her face in, she can still go out in public to do your shopping, (while properly attired, of course).

Here’s another reason why the one true religion is better for us men. Maybe your wife just doesn’t have the old sex-appeal any more. The thrill is gone. No problem! You can remarry, and bring a second, third or a fourth wife home. You don’t have to even ask the old bat’s permission. Whom you marry is up to you and you alone in the one true religion, because you are a man! If wife-number-one doesn’t want you bringing that pretty little thing home to your bed, well too bad for wife-number-one. She has no say in the matter. You may do what you want, because you are a man!

Now, my infidel friend and prospective member of the one true religion of peace, maybe you’re not such a handsome young stud yourself any more. You’re over forty, and you haven’t exactly been working out and keeping buff. Don’t worry, that’s not a problem. Let’s say your brother has a cute little daughter, Fatima. She’s going to be turning thirteen soon. For the first eleven or twelve years of her life she was allowed the run of the block like a free-spirited little sprite. Uncovered, just as cute as a button, and sure to be one hot number once she passes through puberty.

And as luck would have it, you also have a daughter of fourteen or so (perhaps from your second wife) who is not exactly getting any younger and you want her out of the house. Perhaps she is not as pretty as Fatima, but don’t worry, your brother is not as picky as you are. That’s right! You can trade your adolescent daughter to your brother, and he can reciprocate with Fatima. What a great deal this is for us men, under the rules of the one true religion of peace. In this way, you can keep a fresh stock of nubile teenage girls in your bed until you’re too old to want them any longer. And nobody can say a word against this excellent practice, because the prophet of the one true religion explicitly condones and encourages it as one of the very best ways to find a good wife. In fact, this is how the prophet found his favorite wife of all.

But what if your bubbly thirteen-year-old niece—excuse me—bride—objects to having sex with you, simply because you are forty-five and have a gray beard down to your big stomach? Ha-ha-ha! As if what she wants matters! Trust me, she has no say in the matter, none. If you and your brother like the idea of swapping teenage daughters for child brides, that’s all there is to it, it’s settled. (Some Western so-called scientists claim that all of this marrying of close relatives has caused so-called genetic problems, but what do they know? “Genetics” are not mentioned anywhere in our holy books, so they have no importance to members of the one true religion of peace.)

And if you like the girls really young, the one true religion is definitely for you. Even nine years old is plenty old enough for marriage and full marital relations. This was old enough for the Prophet and his very favorite young niece-bride, so don’t worry about catching any flak from other members of the one true religion. If a nine-year-old bride was old enough for the prophet (when he was in his fifties), it is old enough for any male member of the one true religion of peace.

But what if that hot new child bride is not in the mood to satisfy your male needs? Those teenagers (and preteens) can be quite a handful, as we all know. Well, she’d better get in the mood, if she doesn’t want a good thrashing! Our holy books are very clear on this. But what if she still won’t receive your overtures when you want to lay a little loving on her? You have even beaten her black and blue (except on her face), but to no avail. She’s lost that loving feeling, or maybe she never had it in the first place. Some teenage brides are just like that.

Men, this part is great, you will just love it. And this goes for any of your wives, from your oldest to your youngest. Just divorce them, by saying “I divorce thee!” That’s it! No lawyers, no paperwork, no alimony. After this legally-binding divorce occurs she’s thrown out on the street, penniless and rejected by society. The witch will soon be begging on a corner. She’s not exactly a pretty sight, but lucky for us men we don’t have to see her, since she’s just a lump in a burqa, squatting on the sidewalk with only her begging cup showing. Her pitiful example will also do wonders to encourage your other wives to please you better.

Isn’t that great, men? Truly, the one true religion of peace is perfect for us.

(the rest at the FR thread link.)

http://www.freerepublic.com/focus/f-bloggers/2680399/posts


2 posted on 05/07/2011 7:54:23 AM PDT by Travis McGee (Navy SEALs: They'll shoot your eyes out.)
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To: Heuristic Hiker

I wonder if all those liberal women that defend Islam really understand this..


3 posted on 05/07/2011 7:56:16 AM PDT by RnMomof7
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To: Heuristic Hiker

“When Lara Logan traveled to Egypt... she was unaware that she was going to be working in a country where sexual harassment rates were high”

Uh, is this really a secret? I am not saying that this woman deserved the torment she received; however, rape/beatings/abuse of women in Muslim countries isn’t Top Secret. Just a thought.


4 posted on 05/07/2011 7:56:42 AM PDT by momtothree
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To: Heuristic Hiker

The NOW hates America and loves Islam because Islam hates America. That pretty much sums it up...


5 posted on 05/07/2011 7:57:41 AM PDT by Dixie Yooper (Ephesians 6:11)
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To: Heuristic Hiker

Islam is a satanic cult of death.

Pray for Israel


6 posted on 05/07/2011 7:58:38 AM PDT by bray (What do you think of waterboarding now, Obama?)
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To: Heuristic Hiker

Reading this makes me wonder about the mentality of western women who choose to join the cult and assume the garb.


7 posted on 05/07/2011 8:01:13 AM PDT by Baynative (Truth is treason in an empire of lies)
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To: Heuristic Hiker
If I was satan and I set up a religion it would look a lot like islam.
8 posted on 05/07/2011 8:01:13 AM PDT by ryan71 (Dear spell check - No, I will not capitalize the "m" in moslem!)
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To: momtothree
The full quotation is:

When Lara Logan traveled to Egypt to cover the Tahrir Square protests, she was unaware that she was going to be working in a country where sexual harassment rates of women and especially foreign women are so high as to be universal.

She most likely knew that sexual harassment was high in Egypt,but to say that it approaches nearly universal harassment I think it pretty hard to believe...unless you experience it....

9 posted on 05/07/2011 8:01:56 AM PDT by Heuristic Hiker
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To: Heuristic Hiker

From how the quote is written, I wonder is “universal” essentially means this: if you are a foreign woman, it is a 100% guarantee that you will be harassed in one form or another?


10 posted on 05/07/2011 8:04:25 AM PDT by momtothree
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To: momtothree

How can she “unaware” when she is a “journolist”? The number one skill in Journo school is research. I guess everything through the eyes of a liberal, everything is rainbows and rabbits.


11 posted on 05/07/2011 8:04:43 AM PDT by max americana (FUBO)
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To: Dixie Yooper
The NOW hates America and loves Islam because Islam hates America. That pretty much sums it up...

In the same way they overlooked Bill Clinton's rapes because he was so pro-abortion.
12 posted on 05/07/2011 8:06:46 AM PDT by crosshairs (Say what you want about the South, but you never hear of anyone retiring and moving north.)
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To: max americana

Once again, it is proven that “political correctness” makes you stupid. Personally, I think she “knew” but political correctness clouded her judgement. To say that Islamic men treat women like trash is racist and Islamophobic, right? Therefore, it must be untrue? Yeah, right.


13 posted on 05/07/2011 8:10:06 AM PDT by momtothree
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To: Heuristic Hiker
Meanwhile the young men will roam the streets bored and frustrated. They will steal anything not nailed down, join protests and sexually harass women.

Islam and its fanatic practitioners remind me of a huge pack of rabid pit bulls roaming decaying city streets and mauling the weakest among them. They deserve no less than the treatment meted out to their expired lead dog Osamabama Bin Hemmorrhaging. No amount of Dog Whispering is going to cure what's wrong with Islam.

14 posted on 05/07/2011 8:14:13 AM PDT by RoadKingSE (How do you know that the light at the end of the tunnel isn't a muzzle flash ?)
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To: momtothree
RE: Uh, is this really a secret? I am not saying that this woman deserved the torment she received; however, rape/beatings/abuse of women in Muslim countries isn’t Top Secret. Just a thought.

You are right. It is not a secret at all to anyone with eyes to see and a functioning brain. But it is a truth that liberals will never accept, no matter the mountains of overwhelming evidence. The reality of a rape culture that is alive and well within Islam is invisible to them. It is impossible for them to see because they have first bought into the mantra that “Islam is the religion of peace”. Thus the denial that there is any danger at all for a blond American non-Muslim reporter to go into a Muslim war zone. Despite being raped by Muslim men, Lara Logan still doesn't see the truth.

15 posted on 05/07/2011 8:27:31 AM PDT by Nevadan
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To: Heuristic Hiker
It doesn't take much to imagine how ugly and awful the camp of Mohammed's followers was for a woman. That's why the Burka was invented.

The veiling of women long predates Islam. It's purpose then and now was to control the competition for women. Middle Eastern cultures universally practiced polygamy and the need to reduce temptations among unmarried men is why they hid their wives and unmarried daughters.

16 posted on 05/07/2011 8:28:02 AM PDT by SeeSharp
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To: RnMomof7

No, of course they don’t or won’t. Political agenda trumps violence against women. Just ask Paula Jones, Kathleen Willey, Linda Tripp, etc.


17 posted on 05/07/2011 8:28:16 AM PDT by dhs12345
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To: dhs12345

Well I am waiting to see Joyce Beyhar and the likes of “Lady” Gaga in their burkas


18 posted on 05/07/2011 8:30:16 AM PDT by RnMomof7
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To: Heuristic Hiker

End Islam. Wipe it from the planet by any means necessary.


19 posted on 05/07/2011 8:34:49 AM PDT by EvasiveManuever (Shakespeare got it wrong. Not the lawyers... journalists.)
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To: max americana

The number one skill in Journo school is propaganda.

If you’re a woman or gay the number one skill is ability to get on your knees to advance your ‘career’. Literally.


20 posted on 05/07/2011 8:38:35 AM PDT by EvasiveManuever (Shakespeare got it wrong. Not the lawyers... journalists.)
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To: Nevadan

“Despite being raped by Muslim men, Lara Logan still doesn’t see the truth”.

I hate to say this but liberalism is almost a “religion”. It is based on a “faith” or ideology that isn’t questioned. I guess if you do question it, you aren’t considered part of the flock anymore. We had a neighbor who was very anti-gun (he felt that NO ONE except the police and active military should have them). Long story short, he walked in on a burglar and was hit before the burglar ran away. Within a VERY short period of time, he was the proud owner of several handguns. My point being: life experiences may change your point of view if you are an intelligent being. Therefore, Logan is quite the dumb butt IMHO.


21 posted on 05/07/2011 8:40:20 AM PDT by momtothree
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To: Heuristic Hiker
It is astonishing that any Western woman traveling in an islamic culture could be so ignorant of danger faced by unattached women.

That is the key here, the concept of women as property in islam.

Some years ago I was in Marrakesh with my tall, blonde wife. My guide took one look at her and schooled us in survival if we wished to move about freely. Not only was it essential that she cover her hair, but wear a scarf around her neck and long skirt and long sleeves and no make-up.

He refused to guide us otherwise due to the risk to his own person. He also insisted that my wife always walk a half step behind me and that I make eye contact with every male possible as we moved about.

Walking beside men is considered defiance to all men in their culture. That was over 20 years ago and in Morocco and I found those mores to be universal all over the middle east. Women certainly cannot be assured of safety in the more crowded areas of the souk (market places) anywhere.

22 posted on 05/07/2011 8:41:21 AM PDT by gandalftb (Fighting jihadists is like fighting an earthquake, harden yourselves.)
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To: RnMomof7
Very strange and odd how they can completely ignore the facts.

Either they are ignorant or are determined to be in spite of the evils of Islam.

23 posted on 05/07/2011 8:46:49 AM PDT by dhs12345
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To: Heuristic Hiker

Islamic treatment of young girls and women is criminal and repulsive in the extreme. Yet there are so many foolish people in the West, men and women, who insist all cultures are equal.

There is a reason why Jesus chose a female prostitute to save when He gave His lesson about those being without sin casting the first stone. Yet we are in danger of throwing 2000 years of western civilization away in a false quest for perfect, unattainable equality among all cultures.


24 posted on 05/07/2011 8:52:39 AM PDT by Wolfstar ("If you would win a man to your cause, first convince him that you are his friend." Abraham Lincoln)
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To: Travis McGee

bump
treatment of women in the religion of peace
thanks for this perspective, it gets worse the more I learn.
where are the NOW women????


25 posted on 05/07/2011 8:55:01 AM PDT by Taffini ( Mr. Pippen and Mr. Waffles do not approve and neither do I)
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To: momtothree

I’m guessing if Lara Logan had any qualms about going to Egypt, they were “poo-pood” by liberal superiors in their comfy offices at CBS. Lara also had to prove that she could cover any assignment the “boys” could cover, otherwise her career would be jeopardized.


26 posted on 05/07/2011 8:55:21 AM PDT by The Sons of Liberty (Psalm 109:8 Let his days be few and let another take his office. - Mene, Mene, Tekel, Upharsin)
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To: Heuristic Hiker

Interesting conundrum that left wing feminists are faced with:

America = bad because of its sexist past, the supposed “wage gap,” the fact that most of us oppose abortion, and the fact that we have the unmitigated audacity to elect republicans once in a while.

Islam = good because they hate America and Judeo-Christian-based western culture.

HOWEVER, Islam-based culture is 1000x worse in their treatment of women, any way you want to measure it. But that’s okay bcs they hate America and western culture.

I”ve said it many times before, modern feminism has absolutely nothing to do with women’s rights, treatment of women, or equality.


27 posted on 05/07/2011 9:03:17 AM PDT by VoiceOfBruck (Smile! You weren't aborted!)
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To: Heuristic Hiker

Why does the left continue to select women to important posts in the State Dept. representing the US to Muslim states?

They have no status and their words are ignored. Remember Saddam’s reaading of the State Dept. ambassor on the invasion of Kuwait.

Muslim misogeny toward females is a fact of life in their culture and in their religion that the Left continues to ignore


28 posted on 05/07/2011 9:17:09 AM PDT by wildbill (You're just jealous because the Voices talk only to me.)
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To: Heuristic Hiker

for future reference


29 posted on 05/07/2011 9:26:51 AM PDT by Oratam
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To: The Sons of Liberty

It is sort of sad to think that a woman has to put herself in that kind of danger to prove her worth. Men and women aren’t the same and they don’t face the same kind of risks. I am wondering if the upper management is happy with itself while sitting in their comfy, safe offices?


30 posted on 05/07/2011 9:38:18 AM PDT by momtothree
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To: Heuristic Hiker

Hair rays? WTF?


31 posted on 05/07/2011 9:47:11 AM PDT by POWERSBOOTHEFAN (Fear can hold you prisoner.Hope can set you free.(Shawshank Redemption))
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To: Heuristic Hiker

The reason the woman raped is penalized for the rape is that it nearaly eliminates all reporting of rapes to the authorities.

I wonder what the real rate of rape in Muslim countries is?


32 posted on 05/07/2011 10:01:41 AM PDT by texmexis best
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To: crosshairs
"In the same way they overlooked Bill Clinton's rapes because he was so pro-abortion."

That and they really wanted to be raped by Billy Jeff (or vice-versa).

33 posted on 05/07/2011 10:43:24 AM PDT by HangThemHigh (Entropy's not what it used to be.)
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To: Heuristic Hiker
I would wager that all the most of the folks involved in the "Slut Walks" are also defenders of Islam against intolerant Western Islamophobes.

Liberals are idiots.

34 posted on 05/07/2011 10:48:06 AM PDT by Jeff Chandler (Shemp was the Fourth Stooge of the Apocalypse.)
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To: momtothree

re: I am wondering if the upper management is happy with itself while sitting in their comfy, safe offices?

I am sure they are. They don’t and won’t see themselves as responsible. They won’t connect the rather obvious dots. As you pointed out previously, liberalism is their religion, and it is not to be questioned.

I am reminded of one the great truths identified by Rush Limbaugh: Being liberal means never having to say you are sorry.


35 posted on 05/07/2011 10:48:19 AM PDT by Nevadan
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To: Jeff Chandler

“all the most”? LOL!


36 posted on 05/07/2011 10:48:43 AM PDT by Jeff Chandler (Shemp was the Fourth Stooge of the Apocalypse.)
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To: POWERSBOOTHEFAN; Lazamataz
"Scientific research had shown that women's hair emitted rays that drove men insane."

I tend to agree with that statement. What say you, Laz?

37 posted on 05/07/2011 10:56:59 AM PDT by Jeff Chandler (Shemp was the Fourth Stooge of the Apocalypse.)
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To: Heuristic Hiker
She probably thought "Sexual Harassment" meant she would be subjected to whistles and cat-calls. Applying Western definitions of words used by savages carries the risk of unpreparedness. Substitute the word "rape" for "Sexual harassment" in the quote you culled from the article and you get a much more accurate depiction:

When Lara Logan traveled to Egypt to cover the Tahrir Square protests, she was unaware that she was going to be working in a country where sexual harassment rape rates of women and especially foreign women are so high as to be universal.

38 posted on 05/07/2011 10:58:51 AM PDT by Cyber Liberty (Obama said OBL is dead I didn't believe it. Al Qaeda says he's dead and now I do!)
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To: Heuristic Hiker

Bump


39 posted on 05/07/2011 11:12:22 AM PDT by Incorrigible (If I lead, follow me; If I pause, push me; If I retreat, kill me.)
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To: wildbill
"Why does the left continue to select women to important posts in the State Dept. representing the US to Muslim states?"

That's why I wonder if we'll EVER have a woman president. How would she ever deal with the mideast?

40 posted on 05/07/2011 12:32:28 PM PDT by jackibutterfly (The American Constitution was made only for a moral and religious people.)
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To: jackibutterfly
That's why I wonder if we'll EVER have a woman president. How would she ever deal with the mideast?

My first guess would be nuclear weapons (mine is bigger then yours works for me!)

Regards,
GtG

41 posted on 05/07/2011 1:59:29 PM PDT by Gandalf_The_Gray (I live in my own little world, I like it 'cuz they know me here.)
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To: Heuristic Hiker; Think free or die; Nepeta; Plummz; Bikkuri; GregNH; Fantasywriter; warsaw44; ...
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Check it out, then email it to everyone on your list.

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42 posted on 05/07/2011 2:42:47 PM PDT by LucyT
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43 posted on 05/07/2011 2:47:52 PM PDT by LucyT
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To: LucyT

I read that earlier at work (shhh, don’t tell anyone). Absolutely disgusting!

Also, why on earth would they send a woman reporter into that crazy muzzie riot? Unless of course, she insisted upon it, to “prove” herself.


44 posted on 05/07/2011 2:48:23 PM PDT by NoGrayZone ("Islamophobia: The irrational fear of being beheaded.")
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To: Baynative

Me too. It’s the spiritual vacuum.


45 posted on 05/07/2011 3:54:46 PM PDT by esquirette ("Our hearts are restless until they find rest in Thee." ~ Augustine)
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To: ryan71
If I was satan and I set up a religion it would look a lot like BE islam.

That's better.

46 posted on 05/07/2011 4:18:53 PM PDT by MestaMachine (If you want to pillage,plunder,destroy, blaspheme,or defile, become a muslim, or name yourself obama)
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To: Jeff Chandler
A lot of women get turned on by men's hair,myself included.That being said,there is nothing inherently sinful about showing one’s hair.I'm not going to run out and commit a sexual sin because I'm turned on by a man's hair.It's just plain foolish.
47 posted on 05/07/2011 4:46:18 PM PDT by POWERSBOOTHEFAN (Fear can hold you prisoner.Hope can set you free.(Shawshank Redemption))
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To: Heuristic Hiker
The flight routes of Iranian planes had to be diverted from a stadium where women played soccer for fear that their hair rays might affect passengers in the planes above.

Makes me kind of glad he didn't get elected.

Cheers!

48 posted on 05/07/2011 5:01:29 PM PDT by grey_whiskers (The opinions are solely those of the author and are subject to change without notice.)
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To: Heuristic Hiker

This is not a religion that worships a great God. This is a evil religion that stands for Satan. Any woman that travels to the middle east must understand that they’re sitting ducks for these vile, evil, disgusting men!


49 posted on 05/07/2011 5:03:06 PM PDT by Lucky2 ( NObama - Done in One)
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To: Taffini

It’s truly amazing watching our Western so-called feminists twist themselves into PC pretzels, trying to rationalize islam’s horrible treatment of women.


50 posted on 05/07/2011 5:25:28 PM PDT by Travis McGee (Navy SEALs: They'll shoot your eyes out.)
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