Honor Killing References

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Mayell, Hillary. ‘Thousands Of Women Killed For Family “Honor”‘. News.nationalgeographic.com. N.p., 2015. Web. 27 Apr. 2015.

According to Mayell, there are honor killing of women in countruies where there is anotion that women are a vessel of the family reputation predominates. For example, in Turkey, and Uganda, women are killed to so as to brings blessings to the family.

Migiro, Katy. ‘UN Condemns Surge In Hunting And Killing Of Albinos In East Africa: TRFN’. Yahoo News. N.p., 2015. Web. 27 Apr. 2015.

Migiro argues thta albinos are being killed in Tanzania under the assumption that their genitalia as a potent source of vitality and long life. the people believe that they can live longer without aging if their eat the genitalia of the albino/.

SOLOMON, MICHELLE. ‘Sangoma: Killing People With Muti Is My Job’. DispatchLIVE. N.p., 2015. Web. 27 Apr. 2015.

The Sangoma in south Africa have been known to kill people with muti as a sacrifices to their gods

Wikipedia,. ‘Infanticide’. Wikipedia. N.p., 2015. Web. 27 Apr. 2015.

In African countries and during the Nazi regime, female children were killed because they were worthless to the African kingdoms during the time of war. This was a legal activity and no one had choice over that.

Calum MacLeod, USA TODAY. ‘China Eases ‘One Child’ Policy To Boost Births’. USA TODAY. N.p., 2015. Web. 27 Apr. 2015.

In china, the one child policy saw many children being aborted or killed at birth because of economic policies

Mahmood, Arif. ‘Sentencing A Schizophrenic To Death – And Other Pakistan Stories’. Dawn.com. N.p., 2014. Web. 27 Apr. 2015.

A schizophrenic was killed in Rawalpindi because they are blasphemous, These killings are very common today then they were before

Naqvi, Hassan. ‘‘56 Women Killed In 2013 For Giving Birth To Girls’ – The Express Tribune’. The Express Tribune. N.p., 2013. Web. 27 Apr. 2015.

In Lahore India, fifty-six women have been killed in Pakistan this year for giving birth to a girl rather than a boy.

Telewa, Muliro. ‘Saving Kenya’s Children Born Of Incest – BBC News’. BBC News. N.p., 2015. Web. 27 Apr. 2015.

Children of incest were being killed in Kenya because they are a curse and a source of bad lack to the family


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