Ayaan Hirsi Ali is famous for speaking out against the abuse that young girls suffer when cultures practice FGM (Female Genital Mutilation). Ali is a victim herself.
Recently, a Michigan grand jury indicted two doctors and one other person for practicing FGM, which is viewed as a crime in the U.S.
Though the practice can be found in more than one religion, you can guess which religion is that the forefront of the list.
Read the article by Ali to learn more about FGM.
“The AHA Foundation is the leading organization working to end honor violence that shames, hurts or kills thousands of women and girls in the US each year, and puts millions more at risk.” (from the AHA website)