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POPOOLA’S BOW – Victoria Okorie

That it is commonly done in your area and process executed by your older acquaintances doesn’t make right. That you passed through it, felt the pain and never had any complications isn’t a reason why your daughter should pass through same procedure. Her consistent whaling and demeanor after the act revealed her pain,  hurt and…

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Quotes

Famous Quotes About Female Genital Mutilation

1. “And yet, despite repeated assurances that women aren’t particularly sexual creatures, in cultures around the world men have gone to extraordinary lengths to control female libido: female genital mutilation, head-to-toe chadors, medieval witch burnings, chastity belts, suffocating corsets, muttered insults about “insatiable” whores, pathologizing, paternalistic medical diagnoses of nymphomania or hysteria, the debilitating scorn…

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