Jewish Women’s Foundation grantee partner, Unchained At Last was recently featured, along with Karma Nirvana, on the BBC.
Both faced a forced marriage when they were teenagers. Both were shunned by their families when they rejected the marriage. Both women later founded nonprofit organizations to help other women and girls escape forced marriages.One of the women is Fraidy Reiss, Unchained’s founder and executive director. The other is one of her role models, Jasvinder Sanghera, founder and CEO of Karma Nirvana in the UK.
Watch this riveting conversation with Fraidy Reiss and Jasvinder Sanghera CBE, who both escaped forced marriage when they were teenagers and have dedicated their lives to fighting for the rights of other victims, on the most recent BBC’s The Conversation.
(click above on the photo or on The Conversation to watch the full interview)