Beverly LaHaye Institute

A Thriving Trade in Buying and Selling Virginity

By | Beverly LaHaye Institute, Blog, News and Events, Sex Trafficking / Pornography, Sexual Exploitation | No Comments

cambodiangirlA recent feature article in Marie Claire magazine explores Cambodia’s big business of buying and selling a young girl’s virginity. Most frequently, it’s the desperate mother who sells her daughter’s virginity to a rich businessman who requires a doctor’s certification that she is, indeed, a virgin and is free of disease. Read More

Women’s Confidence Gap

By | Beverly LaHaye Institute, Commentary, Feminist / Women's Issues, News and Events | No Comments

Journalists Claire Shipman (wife of Presidential Press Secretary Jay Carney, senior national correspondent for ABC’s Good Morning America, and regular contributor to This Week with George Stephanopoulos) and Katty Kay (anchor for BBC World News America) have a new book, The Confidence Code: The Science and Art of Self-Assurance — What Women Should Know Read More