My sincerest sympathy and respect for Mr. Hun Sen for
answering the angry women trying to turn Cambodia into a battlefield once again
(Phnom Penh Post May 5 - 18). This time it is the gender wars knocking on your
door, with endless quarrels about equal rights and complaints about suppression
These wars have ravaged the West for 25 years, causing men and
women there to loathe the sight of each other. As a result, in my country, a
marriage lasts on an average five years, and after a divorce the children
ususally lose contact with their father within two to three years, because of
harrassment from the mother and discriminating laws and law practises by
authorities hostile to men (strange indeed, since most authorities are still
Don't let sick women and their even sicker male followers destroy
Has your country not suffered enough?
- Thomas Weber Carlsen, Aarhus, Denmark.