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Students – for this week’s discussion, read the linked article and then start a new thread of discussion regarding the article, which represents an excellent example of “cultural relativity”. You may also choose to write about a cultural practice that you personally are aware of that may appear strange or distasteful to people outside of that particular culture. Your initial post must be approx. 100 words, and you must respond to at least two classmates’ posts.

http://www.npr.org/sections/goatsandsoda/2016/02/23/467687101/can-a-bath-of-milk-and-honey-replace-female-genital-mutilation?

Time permitting, we will be watching this clip in class. Otherwise, please view it here. Many of you may also be interested in the following, which you may choose to write about in ADDITION to the above-listed link.

https://www.ted.com/talks/kakenya_ntaiya_a_girl_who_demanded_school?language=en