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Female Genital Mutilation
Society & Culture  (tags: Africa, female genital mutilation, Human Rights, Indonesia, Malaysia, United Nations, Women's Rights )

- 596 days ago -
A 27/11/2012 press release by Amnesty International UK said: The adoption yesterday of a resolution against female genital mutilation (FGM) in the UN General AssemblyâEUR(TM)s human rights committee is a major boost to âEUR¦end to the abusive practice, âEUR¦
Equality Now Fact Sheet on Female Genital Mutilation in US
Society & Culture  (tags: Women, FMG, female genital mutilation, US, women, s rights, culture )

Ruth Ann
- 1208 days ago -
We don't want to know, but we need to know about this. Knowledge is power and educating ourselves on this horrible issue is the place to start.
'Circumcision Controls Women's Sex Common Sense' - Sheikh Yussef Al-Badri   video
Society & Culture  (tags: Female Genital Mutilation, Sheikh al-Badri, Egypt )

- 1545 days ago -
BBC News: Sheikh Yussef al-Badri is one of Egypt's biggest advocates for what he refers to as female circumcision, and has petitioned the country's courts to make it legal again.
Fire Dr. Hatem Elhagaly and Revoke His Certifications at the Mayo Clinic (For FGM)
Society & Culture  (tags: Mayo Institute, Female Genital Mutilation, Child abuse, Islam )

- 1964 days ago -
Hatem Elhagaly works as a doctor in Pediatrics & Adolescent Medicine at the Mayo Clinic in Albert Lea, MN. His special interests are in child development. He is also a strong proponent of Female Genital Mutilation. Stop this man!
Female Circumcision Migrating to West: IOM
Society & Culture  (tags: world, culture, women, children, Female Genital Mutilation )

- 2424 days ago -
FEMALE genital mutilation has established itself in Western countries in recent years because of growing migration flows, the head of an international migration agency said on Friday.
Woman From Mali Who Underwent FGM Fights for Asylum
Society & Culture  (tags: FGM, Female Genital Mutilation, Female Genital Cutting, female circumcision, women's rights, women's health, civil rights, asylum, abuse, culture, ethics, rights, safety, society, violence, women )

- 3420 days ago -
Alima Traore doesn't remember when part of her genitals was removed as a young child in her native Mali. But even at 29, she still lives with the consequences. There's the pain, the fear of future medical problems...

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