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Breaking Polygamy: A Haircut Equals Freedom

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Part 3: "I want bangs!" Nellie Steed, 6, said, breaking with her strict FLDS upbringing.
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Mello _198 (4 days ago)
Well I guess I it’s good to be wicked! 😄😊😁
Kailey Mac (4 days ago)
Why isn't Willie with his family?
jesusruelasb (7 days ago)
Merica am I right
Darlene Jordan (7 days ago)
Those poor children
proxy proxy (10 days ago)
Shut all the shit down fuck this religion it should be illegal
Christine Cameron (13 days ago)
shit like this is why there MUST be an absolute ban on underage marriage in all 50 states
Serena.Saint.James (13 days ago)
I'm glad they were able to break free, these girls did an amazing job of crossing the bridge from a fixed lifestyle like FLDS to the real world where they're free but need to provide fully for themselves suddenly.
LizMcNamara47 (14 days ago)
And some dental care too please!
LizMcNamara47 (14 days ago)
And some dental care too please!
Billy Bob (17 days ago)
Good luck girls be glad your out. Don't trust everyone on the outside either but it's a much better place.
jojo abushkr (17 days ago)
How is this legal ? I thought we got rid of child labor at least in devolped country forced marriage???
Krimson 1798 (18 days ago)
Oh that little one is so cute how could they treat kids like that
momof2 (19 days ago)
That poor little girls teeth :( I hope they are her baby teeth. I'm so happy for them that they got out
Salty_meil figueroa (19 days ago)
How the fuck is this legal this is fucking disgusting
Snodge Kat (19 days ago)
Sick bastards. All in the name of religion. 😡
Kayla g (21 days ago)
The power of makeup holy shit
Darlene Lovre (21 days ago)
Must be wayyyyyyyy to much inbreeding !!!!!!
Darlene Lovre (21 days ago)
Did everyone see how rotten those kids teeth were. Instead of fucking five wives take your hundred kids to the dentist . I just don’t understand how they get away with this where’s child protection service at ? This is USA not some third world country . I’m so pissed off omg
Paige Beeding (22 days ago)
Anyone else notice that the little girls teeth were rotting
Megan Menard (23 days ago)
The men of this cult weren’t putting women down to show superiority. They were doing it out of fear of being rivaled. Look at these women now, thriving, no longer just surviving, and blossoming into their own unique ways
Elena Elizabeth (24 days ago)
That little girl reminds me of a young Emma Watson
Marta Elisa Hura Toth (26 days ago)
This is an intelligent nice young man. God bless him!
Gabby Mouse (29 days ago)
The only thing the FLDS does right is to encourage their girls to get married and have kids. They should be in a monogamous relationship, not these foul multiple wife things.
Dakota Rain (30 days ago)
Why isn’t the government doing anything?!?!? This is a violation of Human rights and this needs to be stopped now!!!!!
0 5 (1 month ago)
This needs to be outlawed.
Mark Benn (1 month ago)
3:08 is bare facts. Amazing how she can have that perspectives in such circumstances.
Korbin Daniel (1 month ago)
damn they all imbredd?
Loveyourself Lovemusic (1 month ago)
I like GLORIA!!!👍👍
Jacque Renee (1 month ago)
If it wasn’t for the molestation and child labor I wouldn’t mind being different from America, let’s remember there is still child molestation out here and kids are murdering kids at school. So the structure I can appreciate.
fake PCY (1 month ago)
I feel so bad for the children, that's the only way they grew up a story were brainwashed since they could remember. It must be hard for them to break off from where they came from.
Katie mardon (1 month ago)
Flds get confused with lds we nowhere like them I think what they do is wrong
Jolene Rader (1 month ago)
Elisa book is good as is her sisters book, "The witness Wore Red."
sierra stanley (1 month ago)
This is why child-labor laws where installed. Children used to work in factors where they lost limbs and their lives, the same goes here because children should not use construction tools because they could easily maim and severely harm themselves (also other reasons like over-exhaustion, heat-strokes, health problems, etc..)
Callacat123 (1 month ago)
“How do you feel about being wicked today” “it’s feels great” is such a mood 👌💖
Chloe Williams (1 month ago)
She looks like Kelly Clarkson
lovelovelove (1 month ago)
Miss Kate (28 days ago)
lovelovelove Apparently theyre pretty bad.
abzy3k1 (2 months ago)
And America puts down the Taliban when they have the same Taliban lifestyle in their own country! HAHAHA!! THE DOUBLE STANDARDS!!
Katherine Ujhazy (2 months ago)
that one kid has teeth like a shark, geez. forget a haircut, she needs orthodontia
Doesnt Matter (2 months ago)
Sure the haircuts are cute BUT WHAT THE FUCK IS YOU WITH THE LITTLE GIRLS TEETH AT THE VERY END. Jesus fuck the hair cut can wait a minute. Fix that poor girls teeth. ):
Arianna Silva (2 months ago)
Not to be rude but it makes sense that some of these kids look odd. They have inbreeding.
Nc Demon (2 months ago)
What did FLDS mean?
Darlene Lovre (2 months ago)
Where was state protection at????
Rebecca Lucas (2 months ago)
Did they ever get to see a Dr and get dental check-ups after this was aired?? By now, her teeth have probably rotted to the gums.
Alicia Madden (2 months ago)
United States v. Reynolds decided that different beliefs are acceptable unless they betray a person's constitutional rights. Shut this stupid church down for slavery.
Karen Weber (2 months ago)
That last little girl needs dental help asap! Poor babies...Christ came to destroy the works of the devil. These cults where men manipulate are against the freedom Christ won. "Whom the son sets free is free indeed"!!!
Carrissa Kieffer (2 months ago)
He needs a better haircut, it’s all I see
Gaea (2 months ago)
Ok so don't contract with the flds anymore, IF YOU DO YOU SUPPORT CHILD LABOR. You will be exposed, your life, your business will be in ruins. You are in the US, this is not fucking china. You will be fucked. So don't do it.
ursulajoni15 (2 months ago)
Yeah nothing says a loving good home like slave labor and forced marriage. Like it's one thing when it was a hundred fifty years ago and Little Billy going to work in a factory was the only way you could feed your family that they talked about this being efficient vial people
Sumsum HUI [10U03M] (2 months ago)
Alice Smith (2 months ago)
I feel for the youngest she has rotten teeth in the front they need to get her to a dentist
LilMustache (2 months ago)
That girl is 12 now. And she was my classmate
BeautyFanatic27 (2 months ago)
That little girl gives me hope! 😢
Bella Kok (2 months ago)
Have they not heard of child labor laws? Getting married way to young. Being raised to only be a plural wife that is a yes man and being raised to only accomplish being a mother. You see things like this and you wonder why these people don’t think polygamy should be illegal. I get not all polygamy is like this and I believe you should live your life how you want even if it includes being a big family with plural wives, but most polygamy families are full of criminal acts and injustices. Good for these girls on taking control of their lives. Strong and brave women and girls. 💗
Shining Sakura (2 months ago)
how horrible! So glad I am from the church of jesus christ of latter day saints and not FLDS. I picked my husband, and married him after dating for a few years ( married 1 year so far, happily still). I have only 1 Mother 1 Father, they are equals to one another. They consulted one another on decisions. My husband is equals to me as well and If anything my husband puts me on a throne in his mind and adores me and values my opinions so much, even over his own. I remember at 7 I had a childhood, went through school,and only did chores like any other child, never free labor like these poor kids forced to do. I could wear whatever I wanted and I can have whatever style of hair I want. My parents loved me and encouraged me to play, imagine, have fun, learn , grow, and pursue any career I wanted and helped me with education towards my goals. I have lived such a different life from what these girls were forced to live in fear and servitude, they were practically slaves. I hope they can all escape who want to.
Kazanna 12488 (2 months ago)
Hair is not what makes you a woman you moron. That's just another way they could control you
Kazanna 12488 (2 months ago)
Don't have as many kids as you can. The earth is very close to overpopulation already
llama (2 months ago)
How does it feel being wicked today? Aww baby <3 I'm so happy that you're not scared
David Jones (2 months ago)
Melanie Haendel (2 months ago)
Whats up with that little girls teeth? 🤨
Ric D. (2 months ago)
Melanie Haendel Looks like they're rotten. Guess the adults are too busy making more babies to ensure all the kids brush their teeth. Sad.
foxibot (2 months ago)
Even mainstream Mormons will walk up to attractive Mormon girls because they “have the priest hood” and say God told me we should get married and we should start courting. Or try to covert a pretty girl. A lot of very plain male missionaries have met their very young attractive future female brides in foreign countries. I watched 2 on the show 90 day fiancé. One girl was stunning and he met her when she was still a child then came back and married her when she was about 18. I think he was in his early 30’s. The other married a attractive Russian girl, who felt bad because she used to like to dance and drink. Her parents were not Mormon. Both men were very immature. The older guy was creepy. The younger guy had his parents dictating their lives. I cold see him controlling & manipulating her. I felt bad for both girls. The one with the older guy had no romantic experience and came from a very traditional protected Spanish background. This happens to in other fundamentalist type Christian sects. I had a cult come on my college campus insulting everyone which was surprising because we had a large Christian, especially Baptist student population. I had a very attractive younger guy out of the group try to apologize making excuses for his cult members, try to convince me I could speak in tongues. And it was clear he was interested in me. I started talking like I did to my dogs, in silly baby like talk. Just gibberish. When I laughed and admitted I talked to my animals like this, he said: “ Praise God he has given you the ability to communicate with animals!” I was just dumbfounded. He tried very hard to win me over but I have never feel interested in joining cults. I also had a guy that used to come & sit with me at lunch and one day mention we should move out of state and get married and get another wife I laughed and laughed because I had never even been on a date with the guy. I just said wrong girl! And never saw him again. Later I saw a girl with the cult guy sitting with her, that was not very experienced with going on any dates, to put it nicely. She was taken with him. He was preaching at her but he was still looking over at me. I just avoided him and felt bad for her because she was clearly attracted to him. I would have said something to her but I did not want her to be embarrassed as she was very shy and I did not know her that well. Later I realized I should have said something. I think he would was drawing her in, but I think he was holding out for someone else more attractive, if they would have him and agree to join the cult. They were hard core and the woman member like to yell out whores to the females walking on campus, especially if you were in gymnastics and in your leotards even though it was cold and people had their full coats over their leotards. I am glad these girls got out. How can we be ok with cults when we know they hurt children and the most vulnerable who are the females, the elderly, and the minor boys that they kick out because the older deviant men see them as competition. It is wrong in every way. A lot of babies die at birth and young girls are babies having babies. He elderly are neglected too. The young minor female’s bodies are not even through developing and this can lead to dangerous complications resulting in their death as well as the death of a child they may try to carry. They literally have their bodies torn apart trying to deliver a child when they are too young to be having a child. It is torture and so cruel.
《PattiRose》 (2 months ago)
the youngest girl is so cute!!
Linda Rush (2 months ago)
That was a joke by the way .........I have had a drink! Sorry
Linda Rush (2 months ago)
Finally a productive use of sprogs!
Believe in Yourself (2 months ago)
Cute little girl.
Tracie Button (2 months ago)
They call it religion I call it child abuse
Shaman agans (2 months ago)
Young children working long hours like that can’t be good for their growth.
Allie S (2 months ago)
Shame on the F.l.d.s. no wonder the real LDS has nothing to do with them. So sad.
First Last (2 months ago)
It would be sad for someone to let others dictate their actions by convincing them cutting their hair means they're free, or people someone else doesnt want them to, rather than what they want for themself. Its letting people control you with reverse psychology.
Mc Hobbit (2 months ago)
To me, they look much more feminine AFTER their haircuts.
Opal Sky (2 months ago)
"what do you feel about being wicked today?" 'it feels really great" lol so cute. The no hair cutting rule was so stupid. Glad they could escape their oppressive lifestyles.
Vickie Glore (2 months ago)
Isn't this illegal in the USA?
Michelle Bernal (2 months ago)
I just want to unblind them and rescue all of these people!
why do they all have such bad skin?
Corinne Kinzinger (21 days ago)
Also, if they are using homemade soap it is really harsh which, ironically, makes the skin produce more oils to combat the chemicals (like lie) and make you vreakwe
piper lynnton (21 days ago)
honestly, skin is almost completely based on genetics. but of course, stress, hormones, and SOMETIMES diet can contribute
Rebekah Pentecost (23 days ago)
Stress, not taking care of it, and their age. Many factors
Cedar May (2 months ago)
Well they’re being worked from a young age.
BrittKatSlat (3 months ago)
Polygamy (having multiple wives) isn’t my place to say it’s without a doubt, “Wrong”. BUT, the confined, forced, abusive lifestyle and the hideous misogyny that some plural families subscribe to, IS wrong. Why isn’t the government overseeing this and stopping this slave-labor shit either?
Beanmachine91 (3 months ago)
mormonism is a joke!
Kinley Bowman (6 days ago)
Beanmachine91 this isn’t the Mormon church as a Mormon myself we do not agree with this at all this is sickening.
Stephanii Perkins (3 months ago)
That's disgusting that they tell their women that angels are waiting to be born, just to have sex....
KristinaB12 (4 months ago)
what if you couldn't conceive children
GrayOwl16 (6 days ago)
KristinaB12 That’s a really good question. I wonder how a girl in that cult gets treated if the “husband” figures out she’s infertile.
First Last (4 months ago)
cut your hair because you can! Dont make your own choices! Hair is bad! Great title material.
Amethyst (5 months ago)
FLDS = The Handmaidens Tale in real life.
Yo Mom (6 months ago)
Times are changing! I'm glad these women are realizing they are not put on this planet to please a man. It should be the other way around! Or we should at least be equal!
Naughty Hotdog (7 months ago)
Pimping children 😢
Kelsey L (7 months ago)
Sweet, sweet babies. I hope they find all of the happiness in the world.
Moneca Savoie (8 months ago)
Elissa Wall; Stolen Innocence is available at the most public libraries!
Moneca Savoie (8 months ago)
To be fair, this fundamentalist cult was rejected by, and is not the same as the regular morman. church. Still, I used to be in the church, and I left as I realized their beliefs are strange and not based in reality, and it's very patriarchal.
Harv Potts (8 months ago)
As for Warren, Somebody just shoot the bastard and be done with it
ann l (8 months ago)
Jeff's is a mentally ill ass! Its all a game to him and power kick.
Prince Hendrik (8 months ago)
PrincessCadence2012 (8 months ago)
OH its getting there.. ::SMUG SMIRK:: there was just an evicting spree in Short creek and colorado city not to long ago.. the UEP is OUT of FLDS control and is now doing to them what they did to "apostates and non believers" Tossing them out of their houses on theirs.. its SOOOOOOOOOOOOOOO FUCKING satisfying to watch
lunatic me (8 months ago)
Ok i am sure now that this is a men"s harem and not poligamy
Lissy London (9 months ago)
Child slavery is evil!
Harv Potts (9 months ago)
Take the one "M" out of Mormon and ya got Moron
Haley Pierce (30 days ago)
They are still morons
Brynn Elmer (2 months ago)
Harv Potts These actually aren't Mormons. This is the FLDS church.
Rebekah Shipp (9 months ago)
that little girl at the end is so cute! her spunkiness hasn't been stomped out, that's for sure :)
Katywu Ste (2 months ago)
Rebekah Shipp she’d be even cuter without the dental caries
KevinCummings Fitness (10 months ago)
This should be illegal
Haley Pierce (30 days ago)
KevinCummings Fitness it is but no one is doing ish about it.
Dream Queen (10 months ago)
The guys can have it just as bad because think they can't all get married if the priest and hierarchy have all the women and in an event of trying to challenge it you can get shunned and dropped off at the middle of nowhere tbh I wish they'd investigate all the cults
Beth g (11 months ago)
Brave girls I'm proud of them
Beth g (11 months ago)
Evil pure evil
Carter Pewterschmidt (11 months ago)
The little one just melts my heart. What a smart little girl. I want to catch up with her in 20 years.
His Highness (11 months ago)
Someone know this boy fb of social media? He's so cute
Allyson Kathryn (11 months ago)
That girl is 6 and already has tooth decay
N. Zhiv (1 year ago)
Do they not get sufficient dental care?
Frida Andersson (1 year ago)
What about CPS? Laws against child labour? It's supposed to be a first world country...
Princezz Puffypants (19 days ago)
It is legally permissible to have (force) your child to work in your family business with or without pay.
Lauren Kahre (2 months ago)
Frida Andersson the church hides whatever it can, they are very secretive and it’s hard to figure out the abuse until people escape.

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