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Polygamy in prime time

Janet Bennion

Polygamy in prime time

media, gender, and politics in Mormon fundamentalism

by Janet Bennion

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Published by Brandeis University Press in Waltham, Mass .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Polygamy,
  • Social conditions,
  • Mormon women,
  • Mormon fundamentalism

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementJanet Bennion
    SeriesHBI series on gender, culture, religion, and law
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHQ994 .B46 2012
    The Physical Object
    Paginationpages cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25139608M
    ISBN 109781611682625, 9781611682632, 9781611682960
    LC Control Number2011049316

      Hey! I’m gonna co-host KVNU’s For the People tonight with Tom Grover, and the topic will be the recent capture of Fundamentalist LDS leader Warren prepare for the show, Tom sent me this: The Primer: Helping Victims of Domestic Violence and Child Abuse in Polygamous Communities. It was created by the Utah Attorney General’s office, and really is a good read of you want to ramp up. Mormon polygamy, however, was an important part of the teachings of the Church for fifty years. The practice began during the lifetime of founder and prophet Joseph Smith but became publicly and widely known during the time of 2nd prophet, Brigham Young. In Joseph Smith made a prayerful inquiry to the Lord regarding the ancient Old.

      Kelly Rowan felt it was time to bring the often ugly truths of polygamy to prime time FLDS, Polygamy Tuesday Janu Religion News Blog Long before B.C. serial polygamist Winston Blackmore creeped out audiences by telling CNN’s Larry King about his 20 wives and at least children, Ottawa-born actress Kelly Rowan had vowed to take.   Who Practices Polygamy In the United States, polygyny is perhaps most closely associated with the Mormon faith, the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, founded by Joseph Smith in the s.

    I grew up LDS. I was monogamous for 11 years. I used to detest polygamy, and at one point I was even convinced that Joseph Smith didn’t practice it and D&C was fabricated by Brigham Young. Now I’m happily married to a man who has another wife, I live in a house with a layout meant for polygamists, and I have a blog about polygamy.   Polygamy is illegal in the United States and the Dargers know the decision to go public exposes their family to the danger of potential prosecution. They insist, though, that the time .


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