#LeveltheLaw

  • Article: New York Has Finally Outlawed Child Marriage
    Girls & Women

    New York Has Finally Outlawed Child Marriage

    By Cassie Carothers|June 20, 2017|CHIME FOR CHANGE

    "Child marriage is a dirty secret in the US." Read more

  • Article: Michigan Is Poised to Outlaw Female Genital Mutilation, But It’s Still Legal in 26 US States
    Girls & Women

    Michigan Is Poised to Outlaw Female Genital Mutilation, But It’s Still Legal in 26 US States

    By Gabriella Canal|May 2, 2017|CHIME FOR CHANGE

    That’s not acceptable. Read more

  • Article: Finally! Jordan Set to Appeal Rape Law Loophole
    Girls & Women

    Finally! Jordan Set to Appeal Rape Law Loophole

    By Colleen Curry|April 28, 2017|CHIME FOR CHANGE

    And Jordan isn’t the only place. Read more

  • Article: Malawi Finally Outlaws Child Marriage
    Girls & Women

    Malawi Finally Outlaws Child Marriage

    By James Hitchings-Hales|April 26, 2017|CHIME FOR CHANGE

    But it's still legal in Bangladesh, Tanzania, and New York City. Read more

  • Article: Doctor & Wife Facing Federal FGM Charges in Michigan Case
    Girls & Women

    Doctor & Wife Facing Federal FGM Charges in Michigan Case

    By Colleen Curry|April 21, 2017|CHIME FOR CHANGE

    A conspiracy to perform FGM on girls as young as 6. Read more

  • Article: The Commonwealth Can and Must Deliver the Global Goals
    AdvocacyCitizenship

    The Commonwealth Can and Must Deliver the Global Goals

    By Paul Abernethy|March 12, 2017|CHIME FOR CHANGE

    The world’s most vulnerable are counting on us. Read more

  • Article: There’s a Global Rape Epidemic and There Are Few Laws to Prevent it
    AdvocacyGirls & Women

    There’s a Global Rape Epidemic and There Are Few Laws to Prevent it

    By Katie Dallas|March 8, 2017|Equality Now and CHIME FOR CHANGE

    New report exposes insufficient laws all over the world Read more

  • Article: Girl, 14, Traded to Be Bride of Man, 36, in Pakistan
    Girls & Women

    Girl, 14, Traded to Be Bride of Man, 36, in Pakistan

    By Colleen Curry|Jan. 4, 2017|CHIME FOR CHANGE

    “We gave a girl in this family for a girl in their family. That is our right." Read more