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  1. Brennan
    Brennan December 4, 2013 at 10:25 am |

    She hardly needs signal-boosting from the likes of me, but Libby Anne over at Love, Joy, Feminism has written a disturbing and eye-opening piece on the practice and glorification of child marriage among fundamentalist homeschooling Christians. Yes, in the United States.

    I think Feministe should consider cross-posting this or inviting Libby Anne to write an expanded piece for those less familiar with that culture. Just my $0.02.

  2. delagar
    delagar December 4, 2013 at 12:54 pm |

    From Lana Hobbs The Brave, who blogs about being raised inside the fundamentalist community, a wonderful post on what that’s like: “Raised to be a Wife.”

  3. Ashleigh
    Ashleigh December 4, 2013 at 1:15 pm |

    Check out the excellent writings of Ugandan blogger Mildred Apenyo:

  4. Lauren
    Lauren December 4, 2013 at 7:46 pm |

    My brothers are doing a podcast of the 37 year long love letter/journal their mother wrote to them. They’ve never read the entire letter before, so I don’t know what will happen in the future (it’s not my mother), but the story begins in 1974, when Kendra is 16, married, and two days overdue:

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