A death foretold

A death foretoldThe title of a well-known book by Colombian author Gabriel Garcia Marquez, who recently passed away, is “Chronicle of a Death Foretold.” It was also adapted for the silver screen by writer Francesco Rosi.

Some diseases are [foretold and inevitable] like this, but people can sometimes defy them Two hundred women were killed over the past five months in Turkey. You should really stop and think about this statistic, then think about your mothers, sisters, wives, girlfriends or daughters.

The killers of these 200 women were sons, husbands, ex-husbands, fathers, lovers, brothers or relatives. When 200 women are murdered in five months in a country, this amounts to “death foretold.

” These deaths most often spring from parents worshipping their male children and potential killers being steeped in patriarchy throughout their lives in institutions such as the army, schools, etc., where humanity is discredited but maleness is extolled.


SOURCE: Today’s Zaman