So, what’s their excuse now, when a nine-year-old Afghan girl is forced, kicking and screaming, to marry a 60-year-old man who is a stranger to her?
Origin of Child Marriage in Islam– In Islam, Prophet Muhammad is the supreme example of such conduct. At the age of 56, he married six year old Aisha and consummated marriage with the child when she was nine years old. “According to the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA), between 2011 and 2020, more than 140 million girls will become child brides and 50 million among them will be under the age of 15.
I am sorry sir, but all cultures or religions are not same.
A 9 year old girl is “married off” to a 60 year old stranger against her will!
Let us all reject & condemn any such ideology which allows this ritual! Lets say a big “NO” to such “Women Empowerment” in name of religion. pic.twitter.com/fMYX5TQta8
— Rahat Austin (@johnaustin47) June 19, 2020
And then there’s this: