Since political destruction is not an outcome Pentheus wants, he must supress the female rebellion. Female independence becomes dangerous and in order to lessen these anxietie... ... middle of paper ... ...She brings his blood back into the city, thereby polluting all who come into contact with her. Her danger to the public represents the vile contaminated woman and Agave and her sisters must be exiled in order to keep order within Thebes. Their exile keeps them passive, with the male dominated elite finally back in control. The impact of female rebellion on society is illustrated as so intense that it must be stopped before it becomes overtly uncontrollable and violent.
Sad but very true females are harassed and shamed by what they wear and worsed of all raped. Why are women targeted to being raped for clothes that they wear? Why can 't guys learn that no actually means no? In a Daily News report it was said that only 4 percent of women were raped, even though that percentage of number of women raped exceeded to 10,000. The number of recorded rapes in 2004-5 was more than 12,000.
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The pathos in “Ending Violence Against Women” is the whole of the person no matter what kind of abuse it is. The pathos in “Violence Against Women” is it can devastate the whole of any women. Hence, violence against women should be stopped because the differences and similarities are equal to how bad things are for women and their inequalities. The article “Ending Violence Against Women” is about how violence towards the females of our species is getting out of hand. Gender based violence needs to be stopped because it has gotten out of hand women being beaten by someone she knows like a family member.
The social problem in which one's property health or life are endangered or on as a result of the intentional behavior of another family member (Barker, 2003). According to the National Crime Victimization Survey, there are more than 960,000 annual cases of domestic violence in the United States, 85% of the domestic violence victims are women, and women are eight times more likely than men to be a victim of assault by an intimate partner conservatively estimate that at least 11% of women in the United States are involved in abusive intimate relationships. The preponderance of the evidence suggests that the experience of domestic violence varies greatly depending on demographic characteristics. For instance, higher rates of domestic violence are more likely to be experienced by Black women, women ages 16 to 24, women with children under the age of 12, and women living in lower income households. Thus, women who a... ... middle of paper ... ...n, R. L., LaTaillade, J. J., Dacey, A., & Marghi, J. R. (2008).
In today’s global society violence against women is a grave issue of epidemic proportions. “Violence against women takes a variety of forms, all of which are violations of the fundamental rights of women,(50 Nnadi)” and the unequal position of women compared to men directly relates to violence against women, including sexual abuse (UN).Through this patriarchy women’s lack of individual rights and freedoms has been the largest correlating aspect to violence against women. Some key examples of how a lack of women’s rights has created ideal circumstances for violence against women to take over include Crimes of Honor, Genital Manipulation, Femicide, Sexual Violence, Domestic Violence, Widowhood Practices, Human Trafficking, and Sex Selective Abortions. All of these factors of violence are, “embedded in unequal power relations between men and women hinged on patriarchal learning’s of society” (49 Nnadi). The Centre of Islamic and Middle Eastern Laws (CIMEL) and International Centre for the Legal Protection of Human Rights (INTERIGHTS) describe Crimes of “Honor” here to encompass; “[A] variety of manifestations of violence against women, including “honour killings,” assault, confinement or imprisonment, and interference with choice in marriage, where the publicly articulated “justification” is attributed to a social order claimed to require the preservation of a concept of “honour” vested in male (family and/or conjugal) control over women and specifically women’s sexual conduct: actual, suspected or potential.
Research shows that black women are at risk for higher rates of premature and extremely premature births because of this abortion rate. These premature births lead to increased chances of cerebral p... ... middle of paper ... ...reen, T. L. (2001, May 10). The Negro Project and Margaret Sanger. Retrieved March 1, 2012, from Citizens Review Online: http://www.citizenreviewonline.org/special_issues/population/the_negro_project.htm History & Successes. (2012, March 1).