Is the US a rich, underdeveloped country? Why else would it allow child marriage?

by Rashmee

Posted on October 24, 2017


  Watch this story by the BBC’s Aleem Maqbool. Had I not heard the American accents of his interviewees I would’ve thought he was reporting from a developing country, or perhaps one of those that the United Nations categorises Least Developed. (LDCs exhibit the lowest indicators of socioeconomic development. Currently, there are 48, not least Haiti, … Continue reading “Is the US a rich, underdeveloped country? Why else would it allow child marriage?”

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Rashmee has lived and worked in several countries in the past decade, including Afghanistan, India, Haiti, Tunisia, the UAE, US and UK