Activists are concerned that the government will not implement plans announced back in April to criminalise female genital mutilation.
"The hardest part of coming to terms with female genital mutilation for me is that it didn’t prevent the one thing my parents thought it would."
The first female genital mutilation case in the U.S. has reignited a longstanding debate over what constitutes the practice and how best to handle it.
A high-stakes criminal case is forcing a tight-knit Midwestern Muslim sect to reckon with its most dangerous practice.
A shocking request sends a mother on a quest to learn more.
If the British Government Wants to End Female Genital Mulitation, Why Is It Returning a 'Cutter' Back to the Gambia?
Gambian refugee Maimuna Jawo applied for UK asylum to campaign for the rights of FGM survivors and future victims, but she feels the government has treated her like a criminal.
In a recent study, 93 percent of Malaysian Muslim women admitted to being circumcised. We took a look at what's driving this painful boom.
Mike Buchanan is running for office in the UK with his feminist-hating political party, Justice for Men and Boys. But what good do single-issue political parties actually do?
Due to the secrecy that surrounds FGM, the true extent of the practice in Western countries isn't known. We spoke to the director of No FGM Australia, the Human Rights Award-winning charity that works to abolish the practice.
You thought the last 12 months was just a plague of misogynist assholes? Think again.
"Designer vagina" operations in the UK are at risk of falling into the same category of crime as female genital mutilation, suggesting that doctors might be prosecuted for carrying out certain procedures.
I was told that the group would be in Westminster at 3 PM. Uncertain what bicycles have to do with the oppression of women, I went to check it out.