Re: [humanism-174] Anger online as Saudi in his 90s marries 15-year-old

From: Linas K M.
Sent on: Monday, January 7, 2013 2:04 PM
At least she won't have to deal with him for long..  What's their SOP for widows?   At 90, what's his life expectancy?
Still crappy situation, but there are shades of crappy, I guess?

On Mon, Jan 7, 2013 at 1:56 PM, sheri presloid <[address removed]> wrote:
Social Media is a great thing (in this case).  It just makes you wonder how (before Social Media) horrible life was for the women of Saudi Arabia.  Not that it has totally improved, but this proves that it will eventually get there.

Here is a sentence that makes one shake their head:

"However, some of the most conservative religious scholars are still resisting the idea, while insisting that girls must have reached puberty before marriage."

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