FC? FGC? FGM?: To Those Who Experience It, the Term Is Insignificant. The Suffering Is Not
Arlington, VA: Ethiopian Community Development Council (ECDC)
Bridges for Cross-Cultural Understanding 4 3, April-May 2002, 5-7 pages
Posits that the terms female circumcision, female genital cutting, and female genital mutilation all describe procedures routed in myth and misconception that result in continual suffering and often death and examines prevalence and the need for legal prohibitions and cultural sensitivity.