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Did Bendigo councillor Elise Chapman get gender wrong in 'female genital mutilation' photo tweet?

On 22 February this year Bendigo councillor Elise Chapman tweeted a photo in what has been largely interpreted as an attempt to highlight the issue of female genital mutilation, and to make a tenuous link between the practice and the proposed development of a mosque in her area. 342 more words


Awareness of the child abuse/maternal protection paradox that is Female Genital Mutilation (FGM)

About 140 million females worldwide are currently living with the consequences of FGM – one of the worst bodily mutilation practices prevalent in the world today. 709 more words


Female Genital Mutilation Is Not Islamic

In the past weeks, I have been researching the position of women in Islam. I am hoping to share here a little of what I have learned. 1,053 more words


HER FATE… Continues

The fat woman in her flowing gown turned and took in the new entrants, nodded in greeting then motioned for them to sit with the others. 1,038 more words


Young Western Jihadi Brides: Should We Feel Sorry For Them?

A growing number of young British women are leaving the UK to become Jihadi brides in Iraq and Syria but should we feel sorry for them, at what their fate may be? 1,051 more words

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[DAILY INFORMATION] Female Genital Mutilation in the UK

When we hear about Female Genital Mutilation, we tend to think that it only happens in Africa and Asia, but right here in the UK, though illegal, every year 60,000 girls are at high risk of FGM. 6 more words