Anti-Misogyny / Personal Is Political / Race/Ethnicity

On The Cutting Of Female Genitalia

TL;DR: Racialized women are stereotyped as being child-like and incapable of consenting to what happens to their own bodies. This is wrong. Importantly, the guidelines created by the WHO to define what they call “female genital mutilation” is maintaining these stereotypes; as it assumes no racialized woman ever has, can, would, or should consent to … Continue reading