India Brides-To-Be Require Suitors To Furnish Bathroom
Today’s Washington Post features a story about the new “seat of power” for young Indian women: the toilet.
The article says times are changing in rural India, where “many women are refusing to marry unless the suitor furnishes their future home with a bathroom.” Nearly 665 million people in India still lack access to latrines.
A “No Toilet, No Bride” campaign started two years ago, freeing millions from the inconvenience of community toilets or squatting in fields.
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