An addendum

by kenyantraveller

As if I needed more proof, I’ve compiled a list of some articles that have caught my eye since getting up this morning, which sort of confirms what I already know: human beings are capable of incredible cruelty. The faint thread that runs through all this is a gender twist – these are all cases of incredible cruelty to women and children, in societies where they have little or no voice.

Child Labour

12 year old maid dies under mysterious circumstances in Pakistan

Honor Killing

16 year old girl buried alive for TALKING TO BOYS

This is all in the last half hour…scary stuff.