FGM/C Shifting Sands

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Parental rights and child circumcision

Female Circumcision: Consent and Parental Rights

February 21, 2018 Comments Off on Female Circumcision: Consent and Parental Rights

Parents’ rights to consent for their children

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Zac Goldsmith FGM expert

Zac Goldsmith, an authority on FGM?

February 14, 2018 Comments Off on Zac Goldsmith, an authority on FGM?

Earlier today, BBC Radio 4’s Woman’s Hour

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Medicine, Morals, and Female Genital Cutting

Medicine, Morals, and Female Genital Cutting

January 23, 2018 Comments Off on Medicine, Morals, and Female Genital Cutting

The arrest of Jumana Nagarwala and her colleagues,

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Dawoodi Bohra and FGC

‘FGM’: Reflecting on the language we use

January 23, 2018 Comments Off on ‘FGM’: Reflecting on the language we use

The word ‘mutilation’ turns any question on female genital procedures

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FGM/FC: A civilising mission?

Female Circumcision (FGM): A civilising mission?

December 10, 2017 Comments Off on Female Circumcision (FGM): A civilising mission?

This prescient piece analysed

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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,

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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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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

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