This is just horrific. The Royal Australian New Zealand College of Obstetricians is about to discuss backing the mutilation of women according to 2000 year old goat herder’s barbaric magical rituals.
Their “justification” for this (and I use the term lightly, there is no justification for such horrific non-consensual barbarism) is that it will minimise back-yard amateur illegal procedures which leaves girls scarred for life.
Not that this will be any better. It’s a horrific thing to do to young girls. It often leaves women without the ability to feel sexual pleasure and is just another way to demean and put them down further. Along with the burka and other such bullshit this is just segregation and discrimination. It’s bigoted sexism that should have been wiped out in the west decades ago, rather than being supported. Continue reading