Horrific ‘Breast Ironing’ Cruelty Infliicted on Girls in UK

Caroline Wheeler, Express, November 9, 2014

Schools have been put on alert over a sickening form of abuse known as breast ironing in which girls as young as 10 have their chests pounded with hot objects to disguise the onset of puberty.

The mutilation, a traditional practice in the west African republic of Cameroon, aims to deter unwanted male attention, pregnancy and rape by delaying the signs that a girl is becoming a woman.

Experts believe the custom is being practised among the several thousand Cameroonians living in Britain. Schools are training staff to look out for signs of the barbaric practice. The move follows heightened awareness of female genital mutilation.

Campaigners want to see the same prominence given to other forms of cultural abuse, such as breast ironing. Margaret Nyuydzewira, co-founder of the charity CAME Women’s And Girl’s Development Organisation, says authorities need to take action faster than they have on stopping FGM in the UK.

She told the Sunday Express: “It is vitally important that people who have a direct involvement with children have an eye on this issue. Children can much more easily open up to teachers, which is why schools must play an important role in raising awareness.”

Tory MP Graham Stuart, chairman of the education select committee, said: “It’s good that earlier this year the Department for Education issued new guidance to schools on how to keep children safe.

“Only by increasing awareness of this particular form of abuse will schools be able to look out for its symptoms. FGM was illegal years ago but it was only when public awareness grew that effective action began.

“The Government should not wait for public outrage to trigger action against breast ironing when it can and should do something about it now.”

The United Nations has identified breast ironing as one of five forgotten crimes against women and estimates some 3.8 million teenagers are victims.

As well as being excruciatingly painful, it exposes girls to problems, including abscesses, cysts, infection, tissue damage and even the disappearance of one or both breasts.

A victim, who did not want to be named, said: “My mother placed a pestle on the fire and then applied it to the two growing breasts on my chest. The process is very painful. She did it over again for about five months.”

A Department for Education spokesman said: “Breast ironing is child abuse and constitutes a crime. We produced updated guidance for schools on keeping children safe from all forms of abuse. The Secretary of State wrote to schools to alert them to this new guidance.”

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  • MekongDelta69

    “Experts believe the custom is being practised among the several thousand Cameroonians living in Britain.”

    Nothing else needs to be said…

    • APaige

      The practice is to ward off male attention. Once I read ‘Cameroon’ that was all I needed to not be attracted to them.

      • The Pakistanis and West Indian blacks in Britain would likely also not be put off by an adolescent appearance in a girl.

        This sort of thing makes the history buff in me think that when Queen Elizabeth I had Francis Drake and Lord Howard of Effingham fight the Spanish Armada off Gravelines in 1588, it was all rather a waste of effort.

        • none of your business

          What do Spain in 1588 and African immigrants today have to do with each other?

          • Bill Moore


          • none of your business

            I get it.

    • Oil Can Harry

      Can we ship Prime Minister Cameron to Cameroon?

    • Singingbird1

      Except that it may be aided by David ‘Cameroonian’ because of his empty ‘cast iron’ promise to reduce immigration into Britain.

    • 48224

      With an 80% out of wedlock birth rate among Detroit Blacks, they need to come up with some sort of practice to keep the bucks off of the does.

      • Earl P. Holt III

        How about a bounty of $500 each, bucks AND does and no limit…?

  • David Ashton

    Bu’ it’s their kolcher, innit?

    • Defoe

      “Kolcher”? Watsat?

      • Bill Moore


  • B.A_2014

    The move follows heightened awareness of female genital mutilation.

    What about the genital mutilation of baby boys at birth.

    This story gives me a chuckle but means little in that Africans are effectively torturing other Africans.

  • The mutilation, a traditional practice in the west African republic of Cameroon, aims to deter unwanted male attention, pregnancy and rape by delaying the signs that a girl is becoming a woman.

    This doesn’t say much for Cameroonian boys and men, if you think about it.

    • jane johnson

      Burkas aren’t really about women, either.

    • TruthBeTold

      It says they know their men and boys are rapists who have no control over their urges and will commit rape if they see signs of a breast.

      • Augustus3709

        “Rape” is a Western construct. Most of the world is the law of the jungle. Whoever’s stronger can just take what they want. It is the West that does more to protect women than anybody else, but now spoiled feminists have turned “rape” into a cliche.

        • Earl P. Holt III

          TOUCHE` !

    • none of your business

      My point exactly.

  • Pathfinder75

    The retrograde nature of African “cultural” customs knows no end. Indeed,it is a bottomless well of savagery,brutality,and intractable ignorance.

    • Who Me?

      What kind of God-awful culture allows people to pound their little girls breasts flat with hot clubs, cut their genitals and sew them shut. They supposedly have to do this to save the girls from rape. What kind of culture doesn’t simply teach their men to keep their hands off the little girls? We don’t have to go to these extremes here in the Western world. Then we let these uncontrollable beasts into our homelands to prey upon our beautiful, unmutilated girls and women, and wonder why they don’t act like normal civilized men. The real question is why our governments are allowing these savages into our countries. They are obviously NOT just like us and never will be. Send them back to whatever hell-hole they came from and let them fight it out among themselves. In another 3 or 4 thousand years they will have either learned to co-exist peacefully with each other or killed themselves off completely, who cares which? At least it will have been accomplished without the collateral damage of ruining and killing White civilization in the process.

      • Max

        “What kind of culture doesn’t simply teach their men to keep their hands off the little girls?”
        It is clear to me that even THEY understand that their kind do not have internalized moral restraints. When will the west finally recognize this fact?

        • Spikeygrrl

          Au contraire. They wouldn’t recognize “internalized moral constraints” even if one jumped up and bit them in the butt.

          • none of your business

            Good to hear from you again.

          • Spikeygrrl

            Thx. I was in the hospital for a couple of weeks. I’m only now regaining enough dexterity in my hands to type, no matter how painfully. I’ve missed the free-for-all here!

  • Easyrhino

    “breast ironing in which girls as young as 10 have their chests pounded with hot objects to disguise the onset of puberty.”

    I think the native Brits need to have their heads pounded with hard objects so they wake up and notice that their formerly great empire is under siege and the enemy has breached the gates.


    (( Third World People – Begets – Third World Behavior ))

    • Anna Tree

      You let third worlders in, you become a third world country.

      • Didn’t we read here some years back about a “muti” killing in Britain?

        • none of your business

          Quite a few actually. The immigration service kept track of African children under 10 entering the country and found that many, especially boys under 7 simply disappeared; never even applied for benefit let alone went to school. Most were purchased in Africa, brought into England with false birth certificates by slave traders pretending to be their parents, sold to a witch dr and cut up forbody parts to be used for magic.
          All such activity probably took part in council housing by life long African benefit lay abouts.

        • Bill Moore

          Hello Michael Christopher Scott,

          About five years ago, several butcher shops in New York were raided by the police, and were found to be selling human meat.

          Among the details of the article was the fact that one meat market had 400 pounds of human meat for sale.

          Just My Thoughts,
          Bill Moore

  • Nancy

    But see, according to my kid’s AP History and Geography teacher, our culture isn’t SUPERIOR to theirs, just DIFFERENT. Because really, no culture is superior to any other; we’re all morally interchangeable.

    I’m going to print out a copy of Fred Reed’s hilarious article on the subject and send it to her.


    • [Guest]

      “The Cultural Equality of Man” by Fred Reed. That’s a good one. I hope your child’s teacher enjoys that one as much as I just did.

    • none of your business

      I just tell my grandchildren everything but math that they learn in school is a lie. Take the test and forget it. When my kids went to private schools 30 years ago their schools were still reasonable.

  • [Guest]

    A lot of white people’s minds are so corrupted that they’ll oppose this crazy African practice while at the same time championing multiculturalism.

  • Ike Eichenberg

    All cultures are equal and we must respect their customs.

    • LHathaway

      OK, Bossman. Good one.

  • Um… (yawn) how are NASDAQ and the S&P 500 doing lately?

  • OyVey00

    As soon as the females grow breasts the bucks will all line up and try to muh dik them. This somehow reminds me of something. Hmm…

    Ah yeah, the zoo.

  • dd121

    Will they declare this an Olympic sport in ’24?

  • HJ11

    It’s not a White problem, so I don’t care. They are not my kind. They can cut their breasts off for all I care. I only care about White problems.

  • JohnEngelman

    Despite this sort of thing, and female genital mutilation, Negroes in Africa are grotesquely promiscuous.

    • Dwight

      Kind of noticed that about African Americans too (like MLK). Seems to be a trait among them.

      • It’s a low IQ trait.

        • JoeBro

          Is that a fact or just an observation? I’m curious.

          • It’s a fact that the negro race has an average IQ of about 75 in sub-Saharan countries. Think about it. Would any intelligent person hold a hot iron/stone against another’s skin, thinking it’s going to retard breast development? An intelligent person would know that it’s insane, cruel, pointless.

          • JoeBro

            I was referring to the promiscuity thing.

          • I wouldn’t call it promiscuity. A better description would be sexual deviancy, lack of morals & restraint, which are characteristic of low IQ. Men in SS Africa have sex with babies & very young girls, for example. They have to be taught not to do that, not to rape, etc.

  • TruthBeTold

    The Chinese had foot binding. The Muslims have genital and breast mutilation.

    The Republicans have the mythical ‘war on women’.

  • Ron Cheaters

    Sheesh, in case you ever wanted to know what was hiding underneath those burka’s and shawls. Mutilated fun parts.
    I say let ’em be as ugly as they wanna be.. keep them far away from me!

  • MBlanc46

    My gosh, we can’t let the Brits have all this Cameroonian diversified goodness. Memo to Pres. Obama: Please increase Cameroonian immigration! Our feminists will love it.

  • The All Seeing Bry

    Can someone please tell these blacks people that they are not in the jungle anymore.

    • Dwight

      The idea is to bring the jungle to Britain. Please enjoy the diversity and enrichment.

      • none of your business

        Cameroon used to be a French colony and they still speak French; well sort of French. Why are they not in France? Oh, I forgot, benefit is about 2 pounds a week more in England.

  • Magician

    This is an extreme disrespect, cruelty and negligence for women’s health in general

    It should be criminalized everywhere on the planet

    • Who Me?

      If we keep importing this it will soon be required by law everywhere on the planet.

      • WhiteVeinKratom

        It will soon be apart of Obolacare.

  • {sarcasm} This is a small price to pay. Don’t you all realise that if it wasn’t for these people our economy would collapse, our NHS would collapse, etc? After all, immigrants BUILT this country!*…..

    (* building its funeral pyre maybe)

  • kikz2

    meanwhile in the 21 century, Whites (and probably a few Asians) landed a probe on a comet hurtling thru space……………………………………………….

  • mobilebay

    When will developed nations stop the importation of savages from third world countries? We support the rest of the world financially, yet that is not enough. We must shelter them and provide the necessities of life while they bring their “cutlures” with them, including these primitive practices.

    • And we’re forced by our corrupt US government to live and work amongst them. Right of association was taken from us with the civil rights movement.

  • “…A Department for Education spokesman said: “Breast ironing is child
    abuse and constitutes a crime. We produced updated guidance for schools
    on keeping children safe from all forms of abuse. The Secretary of State
    wrote to schools to alert them to this new guidance.”…..”

    Yet another example of lunacy so typical of the establishment and ‘well-meaning’ liberals in general society. It is the same with rape, voodoo and even a couple of beheadings we have seen in this country.

    Whether it is Chief Constable Plod commenting on the news after a horiffic crime, or the Government Minister for Stating the Obvious, or well meaning “School Heads”….they come out with “guidance” and “awareness” procedures, whilst stating that “it is unacceptable”.

    Well, when it comes to having to state that chopping off somebody’s head is “unacceptable”, or that “ironing child’s’ breasts” is “child abuse” – you know your nation is going down the pan, big time.

    So whilst these retards make their reports and their procedures, guess what the ‘invaders’ will be doing? Multiplying and completely not giving a monkey’s what reports or procedures are, or even the law.

    They claim to be tackling Sharia Courts, FGM, all sorts of things….but the fact of the matter is that they will NEVER get on top of the problem so long as the peoples doing them are HERE in this country and growing!

    They would not dream of suggesting we throw these people out or stop more of them coming. They would rather treat it as “individual cases” and write silly reports nobody will even read, or take notice of, particularly those doing the crimes.

    • none of your business

      Loose fitting tops of thick, non clinging materials work well to hide breasts. But height and hips are even more obvious indicators of puberty.

  • Max

    “… the several thousand Cameroonians living in Britain.”
    That is the entire problem right there.

  • This is a clear example of low I.Q. It’s so obvious that this species is dumb and can’t be civilized.

    • none of your business

      Height and hips are more obvious indicators of age. A 4ft 5 11 year old is safe because she still looks like a child. A 5ft 3 11 year old looks like a teen ager and the lechers swarm. So why not cut off the legs and hips while the Mothers are at it? Cutting off the legs would add the handicap benefit to the family’s benefit package.

  • Augustus3709

    I don’t think this practice would be allowed if German Kamerun was still up and running.

  • Alucard_the_last

    And all this time I thought that we are equals.

  • none of your business

    Burkas, being totally covered, never going out even with 2 men as chaperone/bodyguards why don’t Africans and arabs do something about the men who can’t control themselves?
    Asians, Europeans, most Hindus, and the numerous Jews, Zorastrians and various varities of Christian arabs and Africans manage to control themselves around women.
    Like African genital mutilation, breast ironing is just another form of African women torturing their daughters because they can. They are evil sadists who enjoy it. That is why they do it.
    Burkas are a much better solution, everything is covered from toes to eyes to head.

  • Earl P. Holt III

    “You crackahs jes don be unnerstandin how much yous can lern fom dat multicucheralism dat we bees tryin’ to edumacate yous ’bout…”