Pakistani social media celebrity Qandeel Baloch has been killed by her brother, police say https://t.co/kCmpKjROfO— BBC Breaking News (@BBCBreaking) July 16, 2016
- Qandeel Baloch, 26, was strangled by her brother last night "after an argument."
- Parents found her body this morning and were taken into custody. Brother is on the run.
- Her brother was upset about her uploading controversial pictures online and had threatened her about it.
- Cases of women being killed for 'dishonouring' their family are commonplace in Pakistan.
Have you ever heard of a sister murder her brother over his beghairati? No? Thought so. Not about honor, but patriarchy! #qandeelbaloch— Meesha Shafi (@itsmeeshashafi) July 16, 2016
As it has been said before: if your honour compels you to kill someone, start with killing yourself.— (((DawntJalluss))) (@monadarling) July 16, 2016
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this is fucked up
edit:also some of the comments in this post are a mess