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Forced Marriage

Child Marriage Still Exists: How This NY Assemblywoman Is Pushing for Change

Child Marriage Still Exists: How This NY Assemblywoman Is Pushing for Change

Eighty-four percent of the 3,853 minors married in New York between 2000 and 2010 were minor girls married to adult men. Today, the minimum age to ma... Read More »

Bride Kidnapping in Kyrgyzstan: A Barely Addressed Human Rights Crisis

Bride Kidnapping in Kyrgyzstan: A Barely Addressed Human Rights Crisis

Marriage is founded in the "idea" of love, but it's always been complicated. It's become even more complex throughout time and cultural shifts. In fa... Read More »

MAKERS UK Cause Spotlight: Jasvinder Sanghera

MAKERS UK Cause Spotlight: Jasvinder Sanghera

As a female in the UK growing up within a particular sector of the British-Sikh community, “We were more or less told to be seen but not heard,” Sangh... Read More »