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Update on Change.org Petition To Stop Female Genital Mutilation (FMG) in America **First Victory**

This petition disturbed many bloggers. Alarming the community to learn the practice of Female Genital Mutilation (FMG) was happening in America. I find the savage practice disturbing for any female in any country. 67 more words

Abuse

Graduation 2014

Time to let them go …

“You are seeds, ready to be planted in this world ” declared Caroline Menach, Principal at St. Elizabeth Girls Secondary School and chief overseer and life mentor to these amazing young ladies. 1,168 more words

Kenya Girls

The Real War on Women: Female Genital Mutilation

Caution: the topic discussed in this post is extremely disturbing. Some of the images below should be viewed by those ages 17+ and are not reccomended for children. 762 more words

Humanity

Tipet: 2 years later

August 5, 2014 – I arrived in Tipet exactly two years to the day since my last visit (see Sept 7, 2012 blog post). The experience to travel there was much the same:  a long and difficult 2 1/2 hr journey over exceptionally rough terrain, traversing dry river beds and steep rocky slopes; hot and dry, with the intense sun brightly shining once again in this semi-arid place; boys herding their camels and goats to find something to eat that day amongst the brush and vegetation.  1,535 more words

Kenya Girls

ISIS forcefully circumcised Assyrian men in Mosul

What is up with these savages and their obsession with sexuality?  Women are treated worse than animals, now on to the men?

(AINA) — The Tunisia Daily is reporting that the Islamic State (ISIS) forcefully circumcised Assyrian men in Mosul, without anesthesia. 472 more words

War On Terror

NEW Migrant women’s health service Ireland

NEW Migrant women’s health service has opened in the Everywoman Clinic 5/7 Cathal Brugha St, Dublin 1. This high quality service specialises in issues specific to migrant women’s health such as Female Genital Mutilation (FGM). 279 more words

Cultural Complexities of Eradicating Female Genital Mutilation (FGM)

Much of what I write is based of of things I see or hear in every day life. It should go without saying, then, that many of these topics are based on American life and American issues. 980 more words

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