Teen Forced To Marry Rapist Commits Suicide

First off, why is there such a law allowing rapists to marry their victims to get away from rotting away in prison? That’s some bull. And the fact that her family would condone to such a thing is beyond ridiculous. There’s not even a word to describe the dreadfulness of this issue. When you evaluate the case and realize why 16 year old Amina killed herself, can you even blame her? She was forced to marry her rapist because apparently ‘losing your virginity is the same as losing your worth,’ it’s like having your freedom taken away from you twice. And I can’t for the love of all things good understand why people do some these things all in the name of their beliefs, but then again, who am I to question or judge them. Still, it’s quite sad to see how women are treated in these countries and how unjust their world can be.  Continue reading “Teen Forced To Marry Rapist Commits Suicide”