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Leftover Women Take Over the Marriage Market

Leftover Women Take Over the Marriage Market

Dec 19, 2018-- In China, a woman who is unmarried by age 25 is considered a "leftover woman." She feels like an outsider, and in a culture with great respect for parents, she may feel like a failure. A group of such women went to the Marriage Market and put up large photos of themselves, and messages like "don't give up love for suitability" or expressing the wish not to marry. Their fundamental message is "Don't let pressure dictate your future." (2505 reads)


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