Rite of Passage Pressures Little Girls to Have Cleansing Sex

Rite of Passage Pressures Little Girls to Have Cleansing Sex

In Malawi young girls are sent to camp where they learn about sex. These girls as young as six-years-old are made to attend initiation camp, which is considered a rite of passage, where they are pushed into sex at a very early age. During these rite of passage summer camps these youth are taught sexually […]

Child Marriage Still Persists

Child Marriage Still Persists

Child marriage still persists today in different parts of the world. ¬†While there are different reasons why parents marry off their daughters so early, the negative consequences remain the same. Reporting on her findings from her recent trip to Malawi, Africa,¬†Jennifer Ludden of NPR said she found that one in three girls in the developing […]