The Girl I talked about today

Nujood Ali was ten when she fled her abusive, much older husband and took a taxi to the courthouse in Sanaa, Yemen. The girl’s courageous act—and the landmark legal battle that ensued—turned her into an international heroine for women’s rights. Now divorced, she is back home with her family and attending school again.

Child Brides – Photo Gallery – Pictures, More From National Geographic Magazine.

Ends up, she is a celebrity, and in a National Geographic article about child brides..

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