#TeamBeautiful has taken the time to gather these sensational news topics in your weekly cheat sheet, so that when you get into in-depth discussions this weekend, you’ve got something interesting to bring to the table.
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11-Year-Old Forced To Carry Pregnancy From Rape Full Term
A pregnant 11-year-old in Chile was forced to carry out her pregnancy full term, despite the pregnancy being a result of repeated rape from her stepfather. Abortion is illegal in Chile, no matter what and the Chilean president, Sebastian Piñera, had no qualms in enforcing that law on the child, claiming she was “mature.” Even a member of the parliament claimed she was “ready to be a mother.” Seriously? She’s 11 and has been raped time after time! Nothing about this says I’m ready for motherhood.
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