Last Sunday, twenty-one couples from western India were married or engaged in a mass ceremony held to protect the girls from prostitution. Many women in the Saraniya community end up being sold into the sex trade by their families because of tradition and the allure of easy money. However, the activists who organized the wedding believe that marriage or engagement removes the girls from such work. Thus freeing them or preventing their entry into a life of veritable slavery. Couples as young…

Last Sunday, twenty-one couples from western India were married or engaged in a mass ceremony held to protect the girls from prostitution. Many women in the Saraniya community end up being sold into the sex trade by their families because of tradition and the allure of easy money. However, the activists who organized the wedding believe that marriage or engagement removes the girls from such work. Thus freeing them or preventing their entry into a life of veritable slavery. Couples as young…

Tell Nigeria's President to Rescue Schoolgirls from Forced Child Marriage

Tell Nigeria's President to Rescue Schoolgirls from Forced Child Marriage

This is absolutely my favorite Hyperbole and a Half so far!!! So funny!!!! Click the image to read the story...

This is absolutely my favorite Hyperbole and a Half so far!!! So funny!!!! Click the image to read the story...

Into Pretense “Marriages” for a Night

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Mother-in-Laws Matter: The surprising affect Mother-in-Laws have on child marriage.

Mother-in-Laws Matter: The surprising affect Mother-in-Laws have on child marriage.

"Reducing child marriage will accelerate efforts to improve maternal health" (Obviously! )

"Reducing child marriage will accelerate efforts to improve maternal health" (Obviously! )

Child marriages in Adilabad

Child marriages in Adilabad

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