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FGM victims gain anonymity for life

Female genital mutilation is a growing issue in the media so journalists and media students may well find themselves affected by new lifelong anonymity for victims. 11 more words

Anonymity

92% of married women in Egypt have undergone genital mutilation, survey finds

A staggering amount of married women — roughly 92 percent — have undergone female genital mutilation, according to a new survey by Egypt’s Ministry of Health. 118 more words

Human And Civil Rights

Mother's Day is Ova, Let the Abusive Relationship Continue

Pretty much everyday I hear the words I hate you. The first time I heard these words they really hurt. How could you hate me when I love you so much? 814 more words

In the News...Senate passes bill criminalizing female genital mutilation

The Nigerian Senate on Tuesday, passed Violence against Persons (Prohibition) Bill which seeks to prohibit female circumcision or genital mutilation, forceful ejection from home and harmful widowhood practices. 216 more words

Young Lawyer Blog

The medicine I shall take

My heart beats so fast

In my hands you lay

Anger brews inside me

I search for pleasure but cannot find any

I go down to play just a little… 358 more words

Love

10 Years Old And Pregnant Should Never Be In The Same Sentence

In Paraguay there is a 10 year old girl who is currently 21 weeks pregnant after having been raped by her stepfather.  He is on the run, and her mother is in jail for failing to protect her.   349 more words

Activism