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halftheskymovement:

Children in Iraq could be legally married before the age of nine under newly proposed legislation. Known as the Jaafari law, the legislation introduces new religious restrictions on women and girls. Currently, the legal age for marriage without parental consent is 18, though girls as young as 15 can marry with a guardian’s approval. The draft law also legalizes marital rape."The passage of the Jaafari law sets the ground for legalised inequality," says women’s rights activist, Basma al-Khateeb.
Read more via The Telegraph.
Apr 10, 2014 / 294 notes

halftheskymovement:

Children in Iraq could be legally married before the age of nine under newly proposed legislation. Known as the Jaafari law, the legislation introduces new religious restrictions on women and girls. Currently, the legal age for marriage without parental consent is 18, though girls as young as 15 can marry with a guardian’s approval. The draft law also legalizes marital rape."The passage of the Jaafari law sets the ground for legalised inequality," says women’s rights activist, Basma al-Khateeb.

Read more via The Telegraph.

(via humanrightswatch)

Stop#2 but I can’t have any😔 (at Baked by Melissa)
Mar 28, 2014 / 1 note

Stop#2 but I can’t have any😔 (at Baked by Melissa)

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#Tacos and agua de sandía y horchata #nomnom #friday #foodie #girlsnight (at Tacombi at Fonda Nolita)
Mar 28, 2014

#Tacos and agua de sandía y horchata #nomnom #friday #foodie #girlsnight (at Tacombi at Fonda Nolita)

Unsatisfied Craving: Sprinkles Cupcakes
Mar 22, 2014
gastrogirl:

banana cupcakes with chocolate peanut butter frosting.
Mar 13, 2014 / 818 notes