Interfaith Marriage Laws in Burma

An interview with Dr Paul Fuller about proposed Interfaith Marriage Laws in Burma, preventing marriages between Buddhist women and Muslim men, unless the men convert to Buddhism:

Dr Fuller gives the background to this issue on his blog: http://drpaulfuller.wordpress.com/2014/05/16/on-buddhist-monks-proposing-interfaith-marriage-laws/

There is another interesting perspective from that of Women’s Rights groups here: http://womennewsnetwork.net/2014/05/07/myanmar-womens-rights-groups-oppose-interfaith-marriage-act/

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