TV show gives 'Domestic VIOLENCE' victims make-up tips to cover their bruises

32.14% credibility
 
Related

10 Vitamins women should take to prevent serious health problems!

Luffy News
224 points

This mom s punishment for her son is getting praise from all over the world

Luffy News
252 points



Most recent

Pura envidia, certezas que no sé describir

El diario de Enrique
6 points

La llamada de Cthulhu

El diario de Enrique
8 points

La peligrosa moda de ingerir polvos proteicos en seco antes de hacer ejercicio

NOTICIAS-ETF
220 points

¿Fraude en Empresa Claro en Pasto?

PERIODISTICOS
34 points

Pepe busca chica con referencias

El diario de Enrique
6 points

El peligro es evidente: Hallan tasas de microplásticos inesperadamente altas en las heces d bebés

NOTICIAS-ETF
214 points

No todas las personas llegan a los 90

El diario de Enrique
8 points

Hoy es domingo ... ¿verdad?

El diario de Enrique
14 points

La OMS reclama 10 compromisos para salvar la salud del planeta y personas

NOTICIAS-ETF
12 points

Los leones de la soledad y esa mano amiga

El diario de Enrique
6 points
SHARE
TWEET
YouTube: A Moroccan television network has come under fire after broadcasting a segment showing women who had been abused how to cover their bruises.



Sabahiyat on Channel 2M featured the piece on November 23, showing victims of domestic violence how to use make-up to mask their wounds.

In the feature, a woman lies in a reclined chair, her face covered in theatrical make-up to give her bruises around her eyes as if she has been punched.

The feature's host uses collection of concealers and foundation to mask the mark.

Those who signed the petition have left comments saying 'shame on the programme'.

According to The New Arab, the host ended the segment by saying: 'We hope these beauty tips will help you carry on with your daily life.'

The show faced a fierce backlash and a petition was set up on Change.org to urge the network to condemn the aggressor, not cover the bruise.

The petition, which has been signed by nearly 1,500 people, stated: 'A few days before the International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women, a show dedicated to women on the Moroccan public channel 2M aired the November 23 a segment showing Moroccan women how to cover bruises from domestic violence.

'As Moroccan women and as feminist activists in Morocco, and in the name of all Moroccan people, we denounce the message of normalisation with violence against women. We demand severe sanctions against this show, "Sabahiyat", and the channel 2M.

'We encourage signatories to contact the High Authority of Audiovisual Communication (HACA), demanding they take action against 2M and Sabahiyat.

'Do not cover domestic violence with makeup, condemn the aggressor!'
One person who signed wrote: 'This is wrong and unfair and definitely bad for the next generations.'

Channel 2M removed the clip from its website and released a statement on its Facebook page calling the segment "completely inappropriate" and was an "error of judgement".

The statement said: 'The management believes that this section is completely inappropriate and has an editorial error of judgement in view of the sensitivity and the gravity of the subject of violence against women.

'The chain offers its sincerest apologies for this error of judgement and is committed to take the necessary steps towards the people responsible for this error and to strengthen the tools of control and supervision on this subject.'
SHARE
TWEET
To comment you must log in with your account or sign up!

Comentarios más recientes
kalusijuz
Max . if you think Roy `s blog is amazing, on sunday I bought a new Saab 99 Turbo after having earned $7853 this - 4 weeks past and-a little over, $10k this past-month . it's realy the nicest-job I've had . I began this four months/ago and pretty much straight away began to earn at least $72, per-hour . learn the facts here now +_+_+_+_+_+_+_+_+ http://www.homejobs7.com
 
Featured content