I am one of the lucky ones.
Every morning, I wake up excited to attend another day of school. At school, I have an opportunity to learn new things, enjoy my lessons and participate in new activities. 542 more words
When Ayaan Hiri Ali, the outspoken survivor of childhood Islam, was invited to lecture at Yale University, the ensuing Muslim apoplexy was easily predicted. Less expected was the campus Atheists’ retreat into mealy-mouthed Ivy League hand-wringing at the first sign of “offense.” Quoth the entitled puberteens living in gothic castle dormitories: 77 more words
By E. Jeffrey Ludwig
….The cutting of the clitoris of girls is intended to curb their sexual desire and preserve their sexual honor before marriage. The practice has a tremendous cost: many girls bleed to death or die of infection. 371 more words
Khadija Gbla, Director of No FGM Australia, is a 26 year old Australian campaigning against female genital mutilation. Born in Sierra Leone. Her family sought refuge in Australia in 2001 after enduring a thirteen-year civil war within her homeland. 2,517 more words