About Jinan Warrayat

My name is Jinan Warrayat and I'm a 20 year old Palestinian/Canadian journalism student in Dubai, UAE. I enjoy writing about controversial topics and I'm hoping to be able to use my writing to talk about taboo topics while making a difference in society.

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Let’s Talk about Female Circumcision and Islam!

Combating female circumcision (FC), also known as female genital mutilation (FGM) or cutting, is a shared goal amongst human rights activists and feminists. The exact reason behind FGM’s emergence is unknown, but there is proof that it began long before the rise of Islam. Historians believe it was first developed in ancient Egypt for ritualistic [...]

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