Discrimination and Abuse of Middle Eastern Women Discrimination and abuse towards women is nowhere more prevalent than in the Middle East. This is due to years of war, poverty and harmful religious traditions that have been passed down from generation to generation. Some of the worst of atrocities that could ever be imaged still continue there daily. A few of these atrocities are: female genital mutilation or FGM, children as young as the age of 1 being married to men in their forties or older, domestic abuse as a rational way to control “disobedient” wives and women being killed or stoned to death for what would not even be seen as a crime in the western world. In the Middle East, women do not have a say in anything at all, even whether...The end:
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