One thing is for certain, the FLDS under its current direction with Warren at the helm is beginning to crumble.
The research to discover the truth behind my roots has been a fascinating and enlightening one as I come closer to understanding why others choose the polygamist lifestyle and why so many choose to remain in it, even when deep within themselves they know what they are being told is not right for them. The key word that runs through all of my research is “fear”.
The Committee on the Elimination of Discrimination against Women has stated, in its general recommendation no. 21 on equality in marriage and family life: “Polygamous marriage contravenes a woman's right to equality with men, and can have such serious emotional and financial consequences for her and her dependents that such marriages ought to be discouraged and prohibited”