Polygamy

Daphne Bramham: Former wife testifies against husband, brother in BC polygamy trial - Vancouver Sun


Vancouver Sun

Daphne Bramham: Former wife testifies against husband, brother in BC polygamy trial
Vancouver Sun
CRANBROOK, B.C. – Winston Blackmore already had 12 wives and 46 children and he didn't seem to have any intention of stopping there. That's when his first and only legal wife, Jane Blackmore, confronted him. “I did go to him and ask where are you ...

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Accused polygamist Winston Blackmore told police he didn't know wife was 15 years old - Salt Lake Tribune


Salt Lake Tribune

Accused polygamist Winston Blackmore told police he didn't know wife was 15 years old
Salt Lake Tribune
Cranbrook, British Columbia • The trial of a British Columbia religious leader charged with polygamy heard Monday that the accused told police he didn't know a teenage girl's true age when he married her. Winston Blackmore is the head of a religious ...

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Tanzanian polygamist tries to keep peace as wives fight over 500-acre land - The Star, Kenya


The Star, Kenya

Tanzanian polygamist tries to keep peace as wives fight over 500-acre land
The Star, Kenya
Tanzanian polygamist tries to keep peace as wives fight over 500-acre land. Apr. 25, 2017, 6:00 pm. By THOMSON REUTERS FOUNDATION. Kuzenza Magoso, 80, sits outside his third wife's home in Tanzania with some of his grandchildren. /THOMSON ...

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Tanzanian polygamist's puzzle: how to stop six wives warring over 500 acres? - CNBCAfrica.com


CNBCAfrica.com

Tanzanian polygamist's puzzle: how to stop six wives warring over 500 acres?
CNBCAfrica.com
Tanzania (Thomson Reuters Foundation) – With six wives, 16 children, 60 grandchildren and 500 acres of land, 80-year-old Tanzanian traditional healer Kuzenza Magoso worries his descendants could start fighting over his estate when he dies. Family land ...

Accused Bountiful polygamist told police he didn't know wife was 15 years old: trial - The Globe and Mail


Accused Bountiful polygamist told police he didn't know wife was 15 years old: trial
The Globe and Mail
The trial of a British Columbia religious leader charged with polygamy heard Monday that the accused told police he didn't know a teenage girl's true age when he married her. Winston Blackmore is the head of a religious group in Bountiful, a community ...

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A family trip to a polygamist stronghold (or, how I spent my spring break) - San Diego CityBEAT


San Diego CityBEAT

A family trip to a polygamist stronghold (or, how I spent my spring break)
San Diego CityBEAT
Colorado City is not in Colorado, and calling it a city is generous. “Compound” is a more accurate description. It straddles the border of Arizona and Utah. Some of the roads are paved, but most aren't. At first glance, the convenient grid-like system ...

Afro pop artist Marenikae talks polygamy, concubines and womanism vs. feminism - Rolling Out


Rolling Out

Afro pop artist Marenikae talks polygamy, concubines and womanism vs. feminism
Rolling Out
Men have referred to the polygamist cultures in Africa as proof that having more than one woman is in line with the instinctive nature of the Black man. Afro pop artist MARENIKAE is happy to share her Nigerian heritage with fans and even wrote her ...

Colorado City: Law enforcement leaders question judge's order - Today's News-Herald


Today's News-Herald

Colorado City: Law enforcement leaders question judge's order
Today's News-Herald
In this Dec. 16, 2014 photo, a girl runs past a street sign in Hildale, Utah. The sister cities of Hildale and Colorado City, Ariz., once run by polygamist leader Warren Jeffs, are split between loyalists who still believe he is a victim of religious ...

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Book review: A polygamist's daughter finds hope, faith in life outside cult - AberdeenNews.com


AberdeenNews.com

Book review: A polygamist's daughter finds hope, faith in life outside cult
AberdeenNews.com
LeBaron illustrates the poverty, abuse, estrangement and fear she faced daily, and through these moments, LeBaron raises the shades that obfuscate the realities of polygamy. In one story, dumpster diving at the local Safeway yields over-ripe produce ...

Book review: A polygamist's daughter finds hope, faith in life outside cult - Deseret News


Deseret News

Book review: A polygamist's daughter finds hope, faith in life outside cult
Deseret News
Within a few paragraphs, readers realize the gravity of Anna's sadness: Anna's father is the polygamist Ervil LeBaron, and Anna's mother is one of his 13 wives running from the law. The next day, Anna, one of over 50 children Ervil LeBaron fathered in ...

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