That Aiisha dilemma: since Muhammad was the perfect man and every Muhammedan is religiously obliged to emulate him, child-marriage will be with us for as long as Islam is allowed to exist.
- It’s an injustice to NOT marry girls aged 10, says Saudi clerics
- That Aiisha ‘Thing’: Muhammad’s ‘beautiful pattern of conduct’ wrecks the lives of children around the world
Â Â Â Child marriage is common in Afghanistan/archive photo
|The good news:Â
OK, the two clauses are slightly contradictory but any way you look at it, the number of sickening marriages of pre-teens to men triple their age in Saudi Arabia would be reduced.
The bad news:
At the age of ONE???