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    The brutal practice of beating girls’ chests with hot irons to stop their breasts growing has been described as ‘endemic’ in some British communities.

    More and more girls in the UK are being abused through the horrific practice of ‘breast ironing’, in an attempt to disguise the onset of puberty.

    MORE: Cruel practice of ‘breast ironing’ affecting millions of girls

    Ministers are being warned of a rise in the number of breast ironing cases, which is done with the sole intention to make girls less attractive to men.Breast ironing is widespread in Cameroon and other African countries and affects around 3.8 million teenagers in total according to the United Nations


    Read more: http://metro.co.uk/2016/03/20/the-brutal-practice-of-breast-ironing-is-becoming-endemic-in-the-uk-5764076/#ixzz441MlFT00
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    in "some British communities" :curious:
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    This seems to be a more extreme version of the niqaburkajihoodie.
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    Yes but what can we do.
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    (Original post by Ravenous)
    The brutal practice of beating girls’ chests with hot irons to stop their breasts growing has been described as ‘endemic’ in some British communities.
    Oh gee, I wonder who they could be.
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    (Original post by littlenorthernlass)
    in "some British communities" :curious:
    Aka communities which are predominantly African in origin. I ****ing hate euphemisms for the sake of "sensitivity" or political correctness.
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    OMGGGGGGGGGGGGGGGG
    NOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOO
    my boobs

    :cry: :cry: :cry:

    why can't they just get ****ing testosterone injections idk!
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    Just another inferior culture embraced by multiculturalism
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    (Original post by EccentricDiamond)
    Just another inferior culture embraced by multiculturalism
    but omfg ur so recist
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    Religion of peace

    Third world of peace
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    (Original post by JohnGreek)
    but omfg ur so recist
    Of course I am, I am white. All white people are racist
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    (Original post by richpanda)
    Religion of peace

    Third world of peace
    These countries are predominately Christian you bozo
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    (Original post by JohnGreek)
    Aka communities which are predominantly African in origin. I ****ing hate euphemisms for the sake of "sensitivity" or political correctness.
    And your post demonstrates why they are needed. This breast ironing is quite particular to Cameroon.
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    (Original post by RobML)
    These countries are predominately Christian you bozo
    Next joke, it's a tribal thing. Hence third world.
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    somebody wants people with small boobs
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    (Original post by richpanda)
    Next joke, it's a tribal thing. Hence third world.
    You said "religion of peace" so I assumed you were blaming it on Islam
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    (Original post by scrotgrot)
    And your post demonstrates why they are needed. This breast ironing is quite particular to Cameroon.
    How exactly does it demonstrate that? I'd love to hear your reasoning.
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    (Original post by JohnGreek)
    How exactly does it demonstrate that? I'd love to hear your reasoning.
    Because you called it "African"... it being objectively wrong to tar people who don't actually do it with the same brush, it's prudent to use non-committal expressions like "certain communities" until such time as you have done some cursory research.
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    (Original post by scrotgrot)
    Because you called it "African"... it being objectively wrong to tar people who don't actually do it with the same brush, it's prudent to use non-committal expressions like "certain communities" until such time as you have done some cursory research.
    The research was done in the article - it referred to countries such as Cameroon and others in sub-Saharan Africa. I hope that your feelings are okay.
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    (Original post by JohnGreek)
    The research was done in the article - it referred to countries such as Cameroon and others in sub-Saharan Africa. I hope that your feelings are okay.
    Ah so we already have you down to sub-Saharan Africa. It's a start!
 
 
 
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