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    In Rural Kenya, Pressure Builds Against Female Circumcisioni
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    Mohammed Yusuf
    August 19, 2014 5:59 PM
    In some Kenyan communities, female genital mutilation remains a rite of passage. But activists are pushing back, with education for girls and with threats of punishment those who perform the circumcision. Mohammed Yusuf looks at the practice in the rural eastern community of Tharaka-Nithi.

    In Rural Kenya, Pressure Builds Against Female Circumcision

    Published August 19, 2014

    In some Kenyan communities, female genital mutilation remains a rite of passage. But activists are pushing back, with education for girls and with threats of punishment those who perform the circumcision. Mohammed Yusuf looks at the practice in the rural eastern community of Tharaka-Nithi.


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