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And it's not just Muslims; it happens across many cultures and regions. Sinclair has been working on the project for nearly a decade.
Photographer Stephanie Sinclair has traveled the world taking pictures, like the one of the Afghan couple, to document the phenomenon. She goes into the areas with help from people in these communities who want the practice to stop, because they see the harmful repercussions. I hated to see him," Tahani (in pink) recalls of the early days of her marriage to Majed, when she was 6 and he was 25.
Sinclair told Amanpour that she hopes her photographs would not only highlight the problems to westerners, but also show people in the areas where this takes place that if the girls continue to be taken out of the population to forcibly work at home, that their communities suffer as a whole.
“It's a harmful traditional practice that is slowly changing.
She also explained why she memorably decided to sing a part of her acceptance speech!
Her favorite class was Dari, the local language, before she had to leave her studies to get married. w=300&h=224 300w, sizes="(max-width: 195px) 100vw, 195px" / Amanpour asked Sinclair if the 11-year-old Afghan girl married in 2005, and others like her, consummate their marriages at such an early age.
She is one of the 51 million child brides around the world today. Sinclair says while many Afghans told her the men would wait until puberty, women pulled her aside to tell her that indeed the men do have sex with the prepubescent brides.
"Well I decided sometimes lists get so boring and I thought maybe I'll just sing it, you know? "No idea what key I was singing, in or what song, but I just thought it would be more interesting to listen to if I sang it."WATCH: Allison Janney Explains Kissing James Corden, Reveals She Makes Out With Everyone All the Time Check out the video below to see Viola Davis' moving acceptance speech last night, when she made history as the first black woman to win the Outstanding Lead Actress Emmy.
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