Carrie Wooten

Women as Meat? Rape as Women's Lack of Responsibility? Oh yes...

Filed By Carrie Wooten | October 26, 2006 10:22 AM | comments

Filed in: The Movement
Tags: feminism, Islam, LGBT civil rights, Rape

A Muslim cleric in Australia may be forced to resign after making comments in a sermon about the irresponsibility of Muslim women who go out without head scarves. The cleric went on to imply that such actions invite and are responsible for rape.

"If you take out uncovered meat and place it outside ... without cover, and the cats come to eat it ... whose fault is it, the cats' or the uncovered meat's?"

Ouch.


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