Shifting Sands

Author: Guest Author

FGM/FC: A civilising mission?

FGM India

Khafz – is it being exaggerated by activists?

November 20, 2017 Comments Off on Khafz – is it being exaggerated by activists?

Thirty three year old Batul Mohammed is a busy housewife,

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Scrap FGM law

Why the law against FGM should be scrapped

November 15, 2017 Comments Off on Why the law against FGM should be scrapped

Causing grievous bodily harm, including mutilation, has been outlawed in the UK

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FGM panic

The FGM panic: a danger to women and girls

September 15, 2017 Comments Off on The FGM panic: a danger to women and girls

In recent years, the campaign against FGM has won near universal support.

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Basis female circumcision

The Islamic basis for female circumcision

July 3, 2017 Comments Off on The Islamic basis for female circumcision

Millions of women around the world are circumcised.

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Khafz’ performed for religious purity

Female Circumcision – communities call for religious freedom to be upheld

June 13, 2017 Comments Off on Female Circumcision – communities call for religious freedom to be upheld

Myths and facts about circumcision

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Moral relativism vs judgement

Moral relativism, moral judgements and FGM

April 20, 2017 Comments Off on Moral relativism, moral judgements and FGM

Few contemporary social theorists have shown as acute and political a grasp of social reality as Steven Lukes,

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FGM parties UK

UK FGM parties hoax reached Sweden

March 13, 2017 Comments Off on UK FGM parties hoax reached Sweden

Sara Johnsdotter and Birgitta Essén

In December 2016, several news media (for example, BBC News and The Independent) reported that midwives were being flown into the country to attend “FGM parties” on British soil.

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FGM UK. Prevalence

How prevalent is FGM in the UK really?

February 15, 2017 Comments Off on How prevalent is FGM in the UK really?

Matthew Smith

Monday Feb 6th was apparently FGM Awareness Day,

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Clitoral pricking/FGM

The FGM panic is a danger to women

February 7, 2017 Comments Off on The FGM panic is a danger to women

Crusaders are turning African migrants into objects of suspicion.

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