Yemeni, 8-year-old girl dies on her wedding night

Early marriages in Yemen have hit crisis proportions. An 8-year-old Yemeni minor succumbed to her wounds and internal bleeding after getting intimate with a 40-year-old man on their wedding night. Rawan was married off to a man 5 times her age in early December, 2020 in Meedi, Haijah province, northwest Yemen. Arwa Othoman, a leading […]

Sasha Obama

5 Surprising facts about Sasha Obama

Despite what some people think about Barack Obama’s performance as The President of the United States of America, it would be unwise to argue with the fact that he did an exceptional job raising his two daughters, Malia and Sasha successfully. When the Obama family first moved into the White House in 2009, Malia and […]

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Why breast ironing is on the rise

For many years, women and young girls, in particular, have been subjected to diverse forms of bodily mutilation. You can think about ritual practices like the mandatory removal of teeth, perforation of the lower lip, female genital mutilation, breast ironing and many more. It all depends, or it depended on one’s social group. Unfortunately, the […]