19 Jun '11, 11pm

"Obedient Wives Club" Opens in Indonesia:

"Obedient Wives Club" Opens in Indonesia:

After the success of Malaysia's new "Obedient Wives Club," a group that teaches women to be submissive and encourages them to provide their husbands with a fulfilling sex life, Indonesian women will now have the opportunity to learn to be "100 percent obedient to [their] husband[s] in all aspects." According to NPR , about 50 women and their husbands attended the club's launch at a restaurant in southern Jakarta earlier this weekend. The group was founded by the conservative Malaysian organization Global Ikhwan, which claims that it can "cure social ills such as prostitution and divorce" by promoting female subordination. It has hundreds of members in several Malaysian cities. "Islam compels us to be obedient to our husband. Whatever he says, I must follow. It is a sin if I don't obey and make him happy," said one woman. There was significant backlash to the group in Malay...

Full article: http://www.care2.com/causes/womens-rights/blog/obedient-w...

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