Honor Killings Must NOT HAPPEN IN AMERICA!
Honor killings are more prevalent than we Americans care to realize. Here is a clear cut case of a young girl asking for refuge from her parents who would not flinch at killing her in "honor".
The words themselves are erroneous...there is never "honor" in killing one's own children, either in the womb or out.
This young girl needs protection. She's in America. We have freedom of religion here. If she is not protected from the threat of being killed by her own father...then we have failed miserably!
The following in the first paragraphs of Chelsea Schilling's article for WorldNetDaily. Read entire article here and help by speaking out against muslim domestic violence.
Christian girl begs state: Don't let them kill me!
Judge decides fate of honor student, cheerleader who fled Muslim parents
A young Christian runaway in foster care awaits her hearing tomorrow when Florida authorities will decide whether she will be forced to return to her Muslim parents – whom she says will kill her for converting to Christianity.
Fathima Rifqa Bary, 17, an honor student and cheerleader, was raised in a Muslim family in Columbus, Ohio. She became a Christian four years ago as a result of her interactions with children at school.
Atlas Shrugs' Pamela Geller has followed Bary's case closely, reporting that the girl's friends accompanied her to the school counselor after they noticed bruises covering her arms and legs that allegedly resulted from beatings by her father and brother.
"The middle school, in a serious dereliction of duty, did not report these beatings to child welfare services," Geller reported. "Beatings were random, violent, unprovoked. Take, for example, when Rifqa and her father Mohamed were driving in the car. He would force her to wear the hijab (head covering), which she hated. In her discomfort she would slouch down, embarrassed, and her father would haul off and sock her in the face so that she never forgot to sit up straight in her costume. The beatings were regular and so much a part of the landscape of Rifqa's life, she became inured to them …"
Read entire World Net Daily article here.
Honor killings are evil. Period.
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