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How I learned that FGM happens in India

By: Anonymous journalist whose friend underwent FGM

Age: 26
Country: India

“It was supposed to stop me from me doing ‘those things’. I’m not sure if it served the purpose,” M told me. 869 more words

Stories And Narratives

‘Girls must be circumcised or they will grow up loose’: Three Sri Lankan women talk about Female Genital Cutting

by: Bintari Hamza Zafar, a concerned Sri Lankan Muslim citizen

Country: Sri Lanka

Female Genital Mutilation is a serious problem in Sri Lanka. Almost all Sri Lankan Muslim women are circumcised. 624 more words

Stories And Narratives

The Day God The Father Decided He Wanted A Daughter, Too

One day God the Father was sitting up in heaven reading The Holy Bible—yes, even God gets bored—and he realized how patriarchal it all was. It told the story of a father who sent his son down to be crucified in order to save the world. 968 more words

A Former Refugee, Now a Fearless Champion for Women

“When I’m angry, I don’t fight,” Mae Azongo said. “I put it on paper.”

Published: June 20, 2017 at 05:30AM


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Michigan Mosque Suspected of Funding the Mutilation of Muslim Girls Inside the United States via FGM

by, Meira Svirsky | Clarion Project

A lawyer involved in the ongoing case against the Michigan doctor charged with performing female genital mutilation (FGM…
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Leaders Try to Squelch Dar al-Hijrah Female Genital Mutilation Debate

IPT News, June 14, 2017

One mosque leader says it’s time for unity. An international Islamist activist says such discussions shouldn’t be aired publicly. Two weeks after the senior imam at the Dar al-Hijrah mosque… 1,297 more words

Counter Jihad Report

FGM: Slicing through progress.

Female circumcision is a brutal practice preformed on at least three million girls every year. That’s an average of eight thousand, two hundred, and nineteen a… 1,006 more words

Angie Vs. The World