child bride


What It's Like to Be a Rohingya Child Bride

When Rashidah was 12, a mob of hardline Buddhists set fire to her Rohingya village. The girl was subsequently sold into slavery and raped by human traffickers. Her only way out of that life was getting married to a man many years her senior.


What Life Is Like After Leaving a Notorious Mormon Polygamist Sect

VICE meets three young women who explain why they left Warren Jeffs's Fundamentalist Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints and talk about the struggle to build a new life.


Iranian Child Bride at 'Imminent Risk of Execution'

Forced into marriage at the age of 14, three years later she shot her abusive husband dead with his own gun and buried him in the yard.


VICE News Capsule - Friday, March 21

Journalists in Iran, Iraq's child bride legislation, BP signs a new contract and Lebanon deploys troops in Arsal.