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CAMEROON: Girls ‘Have Chests Flattened Out’ to Disguise the Onset of Puberty by Emily Dugan, The Independent, November 6, 2013

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WP Live: Of butterflies, rain and clutches of silence

Its been 2 days since I arrived at New York to take part in the World Pulse live tour . … Read More»

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Need: Volunteer with Breast Ironing Campaign in Cameroon

WHAT IS BREAST IRONING? Pubescent girls in Cameroon are being tortured by their own mothers. Using objects like grinding stones, mortar pestles or hammers heated over hot … Read More»

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Breast ironing video

Hello sisters hope you will enjoy this.This is the first video production by the Media Center for women in Cameroon,a brainchild of the Worldpulse VOF 2010 program! … Read More»

Halt Breast Ironing in Cameroon

One out of four girls in Cameroon are thought to have their breasts ironed in what a petition declares "a desperate attempt to prevent sexual assault and teen pregnancy." Read More »

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Petition: End Breast Ironing in Cameroon

Target: UN Secretary General Ban Ki-Moon Sponsored by: … Read More»

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War Against "Womankind"!Mama Hates My Sprouting Breasts.

No one seems to be aware; but it is real, it is happening! In the privacy of homes, behind closed kitchen and bedroom doors, pubescent girls in Cameroon are being tortured by their own mothers. … Read More»

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Burning Their Daughters Out Of Love

Today I watched a shocking and painful documentary about breast ironing in Cameroon. … Read More»

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