Thursday, June 2, 2011

Protest Over Virginity Tests in Egypt

Apparently, only virgins can be raped. Did you know that? I didn't know that, either.

That's only one of a multitude of issues with the virginity tests in Egypt for which some women were detained and forced to take.  For example, "The women were also beaten and given electric shocks, Amnesty reported."

Read this article and make sure you're holding your chin up so it doesn't fall to the floor.