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  •  I am more concerned about the high level of (1+ / 0-)
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    kimoconnor

    violence toward women there.
    I can understand that women there may see the burqa as a form of security, of protection.

    •  That is true (1+ / 0-)
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      ggwoman55

      There are now organizations that focus on helping abused women. And just like in the US, the abusers are usually their husbands or other family members.

      Donate at www.afghans4tomorrow.com and help a child learn to read.

      by kimoconnor on Mon May 11, 2009 at 04:11:09 AM PDT

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