"World-wide Day of Tolerance Zero to the Female Genital Mutilation"
The terms female genital cutting (FGC), female circumcision, and female genital mutilation (FGM) are all used to describe the cultural practice of partly or totally removing portions of the external female genitalia. FGC ranges in severity from removing the clitoris with or without removing all or part of the labia. The minor form of FGC is when the clitoris is removed. The most severe form of FGM is when all external genitalia are removed and the vaginal opening is stitched nearly closed.
The practice of FGM as damaging to women both physically and emotionally. FGM is typically done without anesthesia or antibiotics.
Against Female Genital Mutiliation" petition at
As the 673rd person to sign this petition, you
are helping us reach our goal of 10,000 signatures
Sent to all friends and family also!! Thanks for the petition site! Robin
The other one I had already sighned...this has to stop!!
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