Marrying Your Cousin: Taboo or Norm?

Never having considered her cousins as potential suitors,¬†Eren Cervantes-Altamirano¬†writes on how the practice is viewed in several communities. As a convert born and raised in Mexico, the first time I encountered the phenomenon of marrying first cousins was in my mosque in Canada. But because the topic is taboo here, cousin marriage remains an underground … Read more