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        Bride Shortage in India Sends Girls Far from Home to Marry

        Help students understand the human rights crisis facing young women in India with this PBS NewsHour video and educational materials from October 14, 2013. In some parts of India, there are more men than women and the lopsided gender ratio has led to a “marriage squeeze”, in which many underage women are forced to leave their homes to marry older men in faraway regions. 

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