/U.S. laws allow “horrific” child marriages, survivor says

U.S. laws allow “horrific” child marriages, survivor says


Child marriage and female genital mutilation are still prevalent around the world and in the United States, a new report from the United Nations Population Fund says. “Against My Will” shows that, according to initial reports, rates of both have increased as a consequence of pandemic-related disruptions. Lana Zak speaks with Donna Pollard, who is a survivor of a child marriage in the U.S., about her experience and how laws need to change to protect children across the country.



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