WHY THE TERM FEMALE GENITAL MUTILATION (FGM) IS ETHNOCENTRIC, RACIST AND SEXIST – LET’S GET RID OF IT!

Someone who has positive feelings about her body modification…

AN OPINION BY FUAMBAI SIA AHMADU

“As a scholar and feminist activist who also happens to be a proud and empowered circumcised African woman, I am often castigated by mainstream (and radical) feminists about my support for the rights of women and girls who choose to uphold our ancestral tradition of female circumcision (this is the term preferred by most of us because of the parallel with male circumcision, which is important to our cultural frameworks of gender parity)…”

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