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Man arrested for keeping wife’s private parts under lock and key

When a woman who had tried to commit suicide by drinking rat poison was rushed to hospital on Tuesday, doctors discovered a lock around her private parts. Her husband, who works as a mechanic, admitted that he drilled holes into her at home four years ago. Every morning, before leaving for work, he would insert the lock, taking his key with him.

Now the media and the news channels present him with zoom in and zoom out as if he is an animal, a cannibal. While we arrest him and keep him accountable for this merciless deed, do we hold ‘OTHERS’ also responsible for influencing the ‘chaste’ ideology in his mind so strongly. The films, The Media, The Religious texts, The myths & Puranas and all Social CODES and DEFINITIONS on women is to be held accountable for ‘INFLUENCING’ the minds of MEN and the society as whole with their ‘Praise’ for ‘Chaste Women’ and for humiliating women based on the sexual conduct.

While we put him in jail, we may have to burn all those Male Chauvinistic Texts as well. Shouldn’t we punish those people who do the representation and stereotyping of Women in Media and Films.

Related Links:

http://www.ndtv.com/video/player/news/man-arrested-for-keeping-wife-s-pr...

http://www.dailythanthi.com/article.asp?NewsID=745446&disdate=7/19/2012

http://masessaynotosexism.wordpress.com/videos/

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Cali gal Michelle's picture

agreed...

This is almost unbelievable. Seriously, If I would have seen this anywhere else I would have thought it fraudulent. It is the same with media here in the U.S.- if there is a murderer, a sensational evil, the media uses the excuse that it's a news item we all need to see to justify the prolific coverage. I believe something needs to be done to expose them as the villains they are, and not treat them as superstars.

Thank you for your entry.

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kotravai's picture

thanks

Thanks Michelle.

Kotravai
M.A.S.E.S - Movement Against Sexual Exploitation and Sexism

Nusrat Ara's picture

I was shocked to read the

I was shocked to read the story in the press. How far can a man go. It's so sad.

Nusrat

kotravai's picture

yes

yes Nusrat it is pathetic.. thanks for the reply.

Kotravai
M.A.S.E.S - Movement Against Sexual Exploitation and Sexism

Cali gal Michelle's picture

Along the same lines...

..... I'm sure you've seen the headlines of the massacre at the movie theater this week. I'm sickened at how much the media is showing the shooter's face and name- I can't watch anymore. One of the victim's has a brother who is speaking out about this issue, and asking the media to highlight each victim's life instead of the 'coward's' .....

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kotravai's picture

True

True Cali.... you know something...In India we have a name 'Kali' - the ferocious dark black skinned goddess who garlends herself with skulls & dances on her husband.....

Kotravai
M.A.S.E.S - Movement Against Sexual Exploitation and Sexism

Cali gal Michelle's picture

wow...

That's awesome. I was trying to come up with a creative screen name, but all I could do was 'cali' as in "California", my birthplace and place I love to be.

Blessings to you as you continue your work!

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