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Like most of the men in this village of mud-brick homes and wooden carts pulled by water buffalo, Muhammed Azeem cannot read or write. Like the other fathers, he raised a family of six boys and three girls on whatever he could coax out of a soil baked by the searing Punjab sun. But in a culture where a family's worth is tallied in the number of males it can produce and girls are second-class citizens at best, Azeem was different.He valued his daughters as much as his sons.Storekeepers would show him her Facebook posts on their phones, criticizing his family for allowing her to make the videos.He decided he had to save the family's "honor". In most so-called honor killings, families close ranks around the killer.
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