Female genital cutting FGC , also called female genital mutilation FGM , female circumcision, excision, clitoridectomy, or infibulation , ritual surgical procedure that is traditional in some societies. FGC has been practiced by a wide variety of cultures and as a result includes a number of related procedures and social meanings. The term female genital cutting refers to a wide continuum of procedures that range from a symbolic nick to the removal of a great deal of tissue from the genital area. The operation is often performed without anesthesia and under conditions that are not hygienic.
It was written and produced by, and performed by Scottish DJ Calvin Harris ; the song was also featured on his third album 18 Months The song's lyrics speak of a couple who "found love in a hopeless place". The song topped the US Billboard Hot for ten non-consecutive weeks, becoming the longest running number-one single of
This story originally appeared on NBC A video of an Allentown police officer kneeling on a man, apparently on his head or neck, has sparked outrage in the Lehigh Valley city. The video, about 40 seconds long, shows three police officers trying to restrain a man who is on his stomach while outside a hospital.