We should have abolished female circumcision years ago. Actually, we shouldn’t have practiced at all, to begin with. There are so many reasons to abandon this shameful practice, and there are no benefits to keeping it. But, it is still common in many countries across the world.
It Does Not Uphold Any Moral Values
Female genital mutilation, FGM, or female circumcision has been a subject of controversy for quite a while, and for a good reason. There are still countries that practice this horrific act for no apparent reason. It is still a thing in some African countries, in the Middle East, and parts of Asia. But, there is nothing to gain by doing it.
What makes it shameful and dreadful is that people still find ways to excuse this practice and try to find ways to make it seem like it is necessary. Unlike male circumcision, this is not …