It is true that there are a full range of FGM procedures and some are more severe than the typical male circumcision. So what? It's all mutilation. What about a comparable surgery? Would you sanction the removal of the clitoral hood/foreskin of an infant girl? Same tissue- same purpose as the male foreskin. In the U.S. Even a "ritual nick" of a minor female's genitals has been illegal since 1996.
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from the article: A case for Jewish circumcision