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The price of a daughter in India

You sold your daughter, tied her sari tight and sent her off, to strangers. The bonds were there before she left you. There for all her new family to see. Not that they looked too closely at her. They were … Continue reading

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They burn women in India

They burn women in India. It doesn’t take long … the flimsy nylon saris are perfect for burning; it’s the dying which takes a long time, but then the dying started a long time ago anyway. On the day of … Continue reading

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