Шпионаж за Эросом

Мусульманский религиозный деятель из Сиднея, Шейк Хилали, недавно попал на первые полосы австралийских газет, после того как публично поделился мыслью о том, что нескромные женщины напрашиваются на изнасилование, потому что подобны «непокрытому мясу». Еще более неудачным было его заключение газет о том, что это и было причиной ряда групповых изнасилований в Сиднее в 2000 году, после которых нападавшие оправдывались в суде тем, что они полагали, будто потерпевшие женщины были сексуально доступны, потому что были одеты по-западному.

Хотя местные мусульманские лидеры после этого подвергли критике позицию Хилали, этот инцидент вновь поднимает вопрос об отношении к сексу в «ортодоксальных» сообществах и о том, как примирить его с нормами, преобладающими на Западе.

Между тем, в Соединенных Штатах спор о шпионаже правительства за собственными гражданами вроде бы поутих, главным образом потому, что люди сейчас убеждены – их правительство будет следить только за настоящими негодяями.

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