Marital Rape; A Myth or Fact?

  • Huzaifa Sarfaraz University of Karachi
Keywords: Marital Rape, Violence, Myths, Misconception


Marital rape is one of the serious issue in all over the world. Marriage is a relationship where things are better worked when they are in mutual understanding and acceptance; any deed which is with force or without consent is considered unfair. Likewise, forced sex with spouse or to demand sex without consent is considered as marital rape, but still in many countries and culture it is not considered any serious issue, moreover this topic is considered a taboo which should not be discussed inside or outside of the family.