English translation from the original Hindi: Do not go out alone in the dark, men get excited by this. Do not go out alone at any time, some men get excited in such situations. Do not stay inside the house, both relatives and guests can rape. Do not stay without clothes, this excites men. … Continue reading Victim Blaming: The Patriarchy of Sex Crimes
Issues of Muslim women’s marital rights have received significant media attention in recent years, whereby these women have highlighted gender inequalities in the unreformed legal system of Muslim personal law in India. Within these debates, the problem of polygamy has been a recurring theme, that has been lingering around the issues of Muslim personal law reform, and the implementation of a Uniform Civil Code in the interests of women’s rights.