Arranged Marriage

Would You Want Your Kid to Have An Arranged Marriage?

masalamommas | Posted 04.08.2014 | Canada Living
masalamommas

In my mind the modern day version of the 'arrangement' is boy and girl meet each other based on the recommendation of family or friends, it could be in a somewhat chaperoned setting or on their own, depending on how open-minded the respective families are. Both parties are equally allowed a say in the matter.

This Makes Bad Dates Look Good

Craig and Marc Kielburger | Posted 07.08.2012 | Canada Living
Craig and Marc Kielburger

If we don't like the other person we don't have to date them again, and we certainly don't have to marry them. But according to statistics from the UN, that's not the case for everyone -- an estimated 55 per cent of marriages in the world are arranged.