Hope Ferdowsian is an internal medicine, preventive medicine, and public health physician, and she is president of Phoenix Zones Initiative, which advocates for greater protections for children. She first became interested in human rights as a child when her father shared stories about the human rights abuses, including forced marriage, that he witnessed growing up in Iran.
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The U.S. Must Abolish Child Marriage
In all but six states, American adults can marry people aged 17 and younger.