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Married at 13, a Girl Speaks Out Against Early Marriage
Society & Culture  (tags: marriage, girls, abuse, child, children, crime, culture, education, ethics, freedoms, religion, rights, sadness, safety, society, violence, women, world )

Penny
- 3 days ago - blog.thehungersite.com
This video by UNICEF features a clip of a girl in Yemen who was married at 13 years old. Her powerful story highlights her own experience and the harmful effects childhood marriage has on girls.
End Child Marriage in Jordan ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, children, marriage )

Cher
- 17 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Forced child marriage amongst the Syrian refugee population in Jordan is rising sharply as more and more families see child marriage as a way to lessen their financial burden and protect girls from sexual violence.
Rejecting the Myth of Sanctioned Child Marriage in Islam
Society & Culture  (tags: world, religion, women, children, culture, ethics, freedoms, society, rights, pedophilia, marriage, Islam, Christianity, interesting, family, humans )

Carrie
- 38 days ago - themuslimtimes.org
Name one thing Muslims and Christians share? Their level effort pointing fingers elsewhere whenever pedophilia comes up. Another similarity? Neither Muslims nor Christians blame Christianity for the problem, but the same canâEUR(TM)t be said for Islam.
Pope Launches Review That Could Change Church's Attitude on Marriage, Cohabitation and Divorce
Society & Culture  (tags: world, religion, Catholics, Pope Francis, marriage, family, society, culture, freedoms, ethics, rights, children )

Carrie
- 151 days ago - rawstory.com
Pope Francis on Sunday launched a major review of Catholic teaching on the family that could lead to change in the Church's attitude to marriage, cohabitation and divorce.
Pope Francis Performs First Papal Marriage Ceremony Since 2000 -- on a Couple Who Lived in Sin
Society & Culture  (tags: Religion, Pope Francis, marriage, good news, society, culture, humans, freedoms, news, rights )

Carrie
- 172 days ago - rawstory.com
A single mother, people who have been married before and couples who have been living together "in sin" were married by Pope Francis in a taboo-challenging ceremony at the Vatican on Sunday.
Fox News Advises Women To Ditch Feminism, Offers Tips To 'Keep Your Husband Happy'
Society & Culture  (tags: Susan Patton, marriage, women, men, wives, husbands, family, society, ethics, freedoms, media, rights, humans )

Carrie
- 240 days ago - thinkprogress.org
Susan Patton criticized today's women for "acting like such an entitled princess" and prioritizing careers ahead of their families. Men, Patton told the Fox hosts, must be appreciated and respected, perhaps with a drink at the end of a long work day.
Pat Robertson Tells Co-Host That She Owes Her Husband Sex for Doing the Dishes (TEXT and VIDEO)
Society & Culture  (tags: women, men, marriage, society, sex, interesting, ethics )

Carrie
- 282 days ago - rawstory.com
Television preacher Pat Robertson on Tuesday advised a viewer -- and his co-host -- that they were "supposed to" reward their husbands with sex for helping with chores around the house.
Iraq: Don't Legalise Forced Child Marriage ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, children, marriage, protection )

Cher
- 323 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
We may not have much time to stop Iraq from legalizing forced child marriage and a lifetime of domestic and sexual slavery for girls and women. Urge the Prime Minister of Iraq to strike down the Jaafari Personal Status Law today!
Protect Girls; End Child Marriage ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, girls, marriage, protection )

Cher
- 325 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Take action today: Add your name and help us spread the word about the importance of ending child marriage and keeping girls around the world in school!
Marriage Matters To All Ohio Families ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, marriage, rights, LGBT, protection, Ohio )

Cher
- 349 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Marriage matters, and no Ohioan should be denied the freedom to marry the person they love. Sign the pledge now if you agree that it's time to extend marriage to all Ohio families!
Say 'I Do' to Equal Marriage ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, rights, gayrights, environment, protection, marriage )

Cher
- 607 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
We believe everyone deserves the right to marry the person they love.
Sign the Majority Opinion Before the Court Rules on Marriage ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, rights, gayrights, environment, marriage )

Cher
- 620 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Sign HRC's Majority Opinion petition now to show that we stand with the millions of people whose lives are affected by these discriminatory laws.
Support Marriage Equality ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, gayrights, marriage, protection, equality, environment )

Cher
- 664 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Now is the time to show your support for marriage equality. Add your name and help stand up for marriage equality today.
Stand With the Majority: Support Marriage Equality ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, rights, marriage, laws, protection )

Cher
- 668 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
The committed couples behind the fight to undo California's discriminatory Proposition 8 - Kristin Perry and Sandy Stier, and Paul Katami and Jeff Zarrillo - decided they could not sit back and allow their relationships to be declared unworthy
 

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