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    • 3.25.16

      The Struggle to Save Teen 'Love Huts' in Cambodia

      For the Kreung ethnic minority living in Cambodia, the practice of building “maiden huts" allowed young women to experience courtship on their own terms—and sometimes led to true love and lasting marriages. But now, the traditional sleeping huts have...

    • 2.12.16

      Cambodian Weddings Are an Excuse for Offal and Line Dancing

      Weddings are a big deal in Cambodia. In rice-farming villages, people don’t often get to eat five kinds of meat in one sitting or drink until even the most wayward dance moves seem appropriate.