As a mother of a daughter, I do feel for her as she grows up. I am disappointed that she is inheriting a world that has not moved that much forward. There are so many loose ends – so many humiliations – there is too much to be gained in keeping women powerless and not quite free.
Tag Archives: Women health
The female circumcision debate has heated up in the media and in parliament . I have followed the discussion in The Daily Nation and there are some rather interesting tit bits. Take this letter to the editor by a regular contributor. She was of the opinion that slapping a ban on FGM is not enough and explains that if these women are given something else to dream about, the practise will die.