结束针对妇女的战争

雅典—情人节,无数情侣会在烛光中度过浪漫时光。这一天,全世界10亿男女会让性别关系的阴暗面表露无遗。

据联合国的数据,全世界三分之一的妇女一生中一定会遭受强暴或殴打。在一些国家,七成妇女会遭到殴打、强暴、虐待或致残。通常,这些暴行的受害者被视为罪犯——被侮辱,被虐待,被排斥,被关押,甚至被处死,而施暴者逍遥法外。数百万妇女遭受着如此虐待,但没人知道她们的遭遇。

去年12月,一位23岁的印度女性被残忍的轮奸夺取了生命,此前2个月,巴基斯坦塔利班枪击了争取教育权的14岁女孩马拉拉(Malala Yousafzai),两起事件引起了大规模公众抗议。抗议应该成为打破虐待妇女暴力——通常发生在家庭中、保护施暴者的沉默的全球运动的先声

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