FGM/C Shifting Sands

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We are submitting women and girls to a cruel experiment.

Gender reassignment: the West’s answer to FGM?

Published 26 November 2019

Puberty blockers. Breast binding. Gender reassignment surgery. We are submitting women and girls to a cruel experiment.

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Cardiff obsessed by FGM

Cardiff Somalis perplexed by FGM obsession

Published 21 November 2019

More than 70 feisty, vocal women, predominantly of Somali heritage,

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Border Force and Metropolitan Police operation ‘highly commended’ at ‘World Class Policing Awards’

Operation Limelight uncritically awarded for FGM work

Published 18 November 2019

A joint operation between police and Border Forces has been highly commended, not criticised,

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Schools FGM education

Why should primary schools educate children about FGM?

Published 25 July 2019

Teaching school children about FGM is unnecessary.

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Tory party leadership and PM hopefuls views on FGM

Tory leadership and PM hopefuls’ views on FGM

Published 9 July 2019

Tory leadership and prime ministerial (PM) hopefuls,

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Communities harmed by FGM panic

FGM panic is harming minority communities

Published 9 April 2019

In February, the Conservative MP for Christchurch, Christopher Chope,

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£375,000 FGM awareness raising

£375,000 being wasted on FGM awareness raising

Published 29 March 2019

I wish the Communities Secretary, Rt Hon James Brokenshire MP had objectively reviewed

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Islam TV FGM Women's AM

How much of a problem is FGM in the UK?

Published 14 March 2019

The recent FGM trial at the Old Bailey where a mother was convicted

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Bristol FGM safeguarding became stigmatising

Somali experience of FGM safeguarding in Bristol

Published 11 March 2019

The trauma, victimisation and sense of disempowerment that Bristol Somalis

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US FGM case

US FGM case dismissal is a missed opportunity

Published 16 December 2018

The November 2018 US ruling which resulted in most FGM related charges

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