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Farhia Mohamed Farah, a 20-year-old Somali refugee now living in Kenya

Lost Lives, Lost Billions: The Cost of Child Marriage in Africa

By Nita Bhalla NAIROBI (Thomson Reuters Foundation)  Child marriage is costing African countries at least $60 billion in lost lifetime earnings, more than what the world...
A girl holds a traditional bread at a bakery in Ouled Moussa district, on the outskirts of Rabat

Morocco Struggles to Curb Rise in Number of Girls Married Underage

By Zakia Abdennebi RABAT (Reuters) Moroccan schoolgirl Meriem was just 16 when her family pressured her to marry a man she had never met 20 years...
A Rohingya refugee woman who crossed the border from Myanmar this week cries while waiting to get a shelter in Kotupalang refugee camp near Cox's Bazar

The Guardian’s Photographer of The Year – Zohra Bensemra of Reuters

NEW YORK (Reuters) In April, Reuters photographer Zohra Bensemra was sent to cover the drought in Somalia. Once there, she looked for ways to humanize...
OMG! Horrifyingly, Pedophilia is Completely Legal in America!

OMG! Horrifyingly, Pedophilia is Completely Legal in America!

Shockingly, America legally recognizes pedophilia, and permits perverts to get away with the sexual exploitation of children!   Many Americans like to act shocked by acts...

Instagrammer Sheds Light About Illegal Child Marriage Crime

An Instagrammer from Kyrgyzstan tries to raise awareness of forced child marriages in her culture. Saykal Jumalieva, a twenty-one-year-old citizen of Kyrgyzstan, made a YouTube...