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Posted by thrill_factor, Tue Nov-12-02 09:14 AM
genital mutilation is a horrible act,for
>generations it has been practised in Somalia...its easy to
>look at it with a western state of mind without researching
>the economical/social aspects it has for women...For many
>mothers/grandmothers its an act of love,they dont want their
> (grand)daughters to be the outcast of society so they
>circumcise them

and it's equally easy to make excuses for it when it's not going to happen to you.

what difference does it make if a horrible act is lovingly practiced or not?