Ruby Usman

Ruby was born in the slums of Karachi, Pakistan. She has experienced sexual abuse at the hands of many men as a child; some of them strangers and others, close family members. She grew up as a Muslim woman and experienced violence and shaming of women as an integral part of society and culture. She now writes and speaks against these traditions that cause women to grow up with Shame, disrespect and violence. She is the founder of The Unshaming Project.
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Nina Potter

I think it is all three Driven by Islam, fomented by culture and blindly followed by individuals who use Religion as an excuse to be an ass-hole. Christians are known to be violent against women and Non-heterosexuals and especially children when used by individuals that way and when it pervades culture. One of my favorite books is “The New Revelations” a Conversation with God by Neale Donald Walsch. In it God keeps saying “You’ve got me all wrong!”. I liked it so much I bought the original trilogy of the Conversations With God books. Keep shouting your message Ruby, the… Read more »