Stories by Andrea Moore-Emmett

ANDREA MOORE-EMMETT is author of God's Brothel: The Extortion of Sex for Salvation in Contemporary Mormon and Christian Fundamentalist Polygamy and the Stories of 18 Women Who Escaped (Pince-Nez Press, 2004). subscribe to Andrea Moore-Emmett's feed

Posted on: Aug 24, 2008, Source: Ms. Magazine

Deference to religion and parental rights must sometimes take a back seat to protecting women and children's safety.