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Teenage Saudi Girl Won't Have to Marry 90-Year-Old
Society & Culture  (tags: Saudi, marriage, Islam, abuse, child, children, crime, culture, dishonesty, family, freedoms, religion, rights, women )

Sabina
- 42 days ago - meforum.org
A Saudi teenager, told she would marry a handsome young man whom she had been allowed to meet, was shocked when she discovered that her father had tricked her and that her groom was a man in his nineties. She is 17-years old.
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
- 83 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
- 104 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
- 173 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
- 215 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
- 256 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
- 258 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
- 282 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
- 540 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
- 553 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
- 597 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
- 601 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
Thank the Senate for Passing Legislation to Prevent Child Marriage ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, children, protection, marriage, rights, environment )

Cher
- 920 days ago - my.care.org
This legislation recognizes the practice of child marriage as a human rights violation, requires the development of a multi-year strategy to address child marriage and integrates successful interventions to prevent child marriage into existing
Justice for Amina: End All Child Marriage ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Society & Culture  (tags: children, corruption, rape, marriage, humans, suffering, death )

Cher
- 931 days ago - therainforestsite.com
In April 2012, a teenage girl in Morocco named Amina killed herself. Even worse than that is the reason she took her own life: she'd been raped and then forced to marry her rapist.
 

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