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#697129 - 06/22/11 02:48 PM Re: Female Circumcision [Re: Linda19]
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www.change.org/petitions/save-girls-from-female-genital-cutting

Save Girls from Female Genital Cutting

Please sign the petition,
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#697631 - 06/24/11 03:04 PM Re: Female Circumcision [Re: Linda19]
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This is a fascinating topic and i love how we are all discussing this calmly. I can totally see that many women, who have had this done, think it is 'right and proper' and that they are assuring their daughters of a safer, happier future.

I do think that eventually this practice can mostly end. We mostly have eliminated slavery, although I understand the skin trade still exists in areas. People are growing more tolerant with every generation about different races, religious beliefs and world views. of course this is a slow process and in some areas is still seems like the dark ages. But overall i think the balance has been flowing towards tolerance. Well, creeping, rather than flowing. But with time even creeping changes add up.

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