FGM fight buried under “revolution”

Here’s just one shocking fact from this Al-Ahram article:

Still, FGM is prevalent in Egyptian society, with 91 percent of women between the ages of 15 and 49 subjected to the practice, according to a 2008 study by the Egyptian Demographic Health Survey (EDHS), under the direct supervision of the health ministry.

http://english.ahram.org.eg/NewsContent/1/64/97618/Egypt/Politics-/FGM-eradication-in-Egypt-since–A-forgotten-cause.aspx

In “Broken Spring,” there are two chapters about oppression of women.

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