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Phoolan, Causes and History of Child Marriage

The exact time this practice began in India is not known. However, it is thought to have originated during the early Muslim invasions in the 10th century. It is said the daughters were married young for their safety, so invaders would not carry them off. These social norms continue keep women in submission today. Concern…… Continue reading Phoolan, Causes and History of Child Marriage

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Jamileh Kharrazi and UNESCO

Everyday Heroes Global Hope Coalition Honors Some Empowering Women Not all heroes wear capes. The Global Hope Coalition Leadership Summit honored 10 people for their fight against hate and radicalism. The session focused on the world’s people as a whole. This highlights the importance of basic human rights for all. Almost half of the honorees…… Continue reading Jamileh Kharrazi and UNESCO