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Tag Archive: FGM

Aug 03 2012

Why I am a Feminist – Rita Banerji

“Why are you a Feminist?” is actually not a question. It is a defense that some women are now having to make to a majority of women world-wide. A majority which thinks that now that women have the vote (even if not in all countries yet) and can apply to most jobs (even if not …

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Jun 07 2012

Is Female Genital Mutilation only practiced in Africa? No.

Female Genital Mutilation-Source-middle-east-info.org

There are more than 130 million victims of Female Genital Mutilation in the world! Do we need more? Not only in Africa, Female Genital Mutilation is practiced in Asia too. A large number of Bohra Muslim women in India and Pakistan are being genitally mutilated in secrecy. World Health Organization says: Female genital mutilation has …

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