While Malaysia's parliament is attempting to amend its existing laws against domestic violence, some lawmakers there continue to promulgate archaic and dangerous views.

Author:Gajewski, Karen Ann
Position:WORTH NOTING - Brief article
 
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While Malaysia's parliament is attempting to amend its existing laws against domestic violence, some lawmakers there continue to promulgate archaic and dangerous views. During a parliamentary session, one legislator argued that men are victims of psychological and emotional abuse every time their spouses curse them, insult them, or refuse to satisfy their sexual needs. He also argued that denying a Muslim man the...

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