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Young girls forced to marry
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Young girls forced to marry

Throughout the world, but mainly in African, Middle Eastern and Asian countries, 10 million girls per year are forced into marriage. Many of these girls are not yet eight-years-old. The consequences include poor levels of education, poverty, health risks and sexual abuse.   Benjamin Serra   Fariba was only eight-years-old […]

Abortion… Freedom of choice is a rigth
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Abortion… Freedom of choice is a rigth

During the US Presidential Elections, Republican Todd Akin claimed that abortion in the US need only be legalised in cases of rape. Yet for Akin, women are unable to get pregnant, rendering the legalising of abortion unnecessary. Georgina Campbell Republican Todd Akin shockingly suggested that victims of “legitimate” rape are […]