Fighting the good fight: domestic violence in Jordan

The second episode in feMENA's four-part series on Jordan features the story of Maryam, a woman suffering abuse at the hands of her husband, and longtime women's rights campaigner and founder/president of the Family Guidance and Awareness Center Nadia Bushnaq, who explains why domestic violence is common in Jordan and what's being done to combat it. Plus some inspirational words from our kickass woman of the week, Malala Yousafzai, and a rant about the double standards surrounding virginity from Jordanian journalist and activist Fanan al-Shalabi.


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