Political Correctness Means UK ‘Lags Well Behind in FGM Fight’

The UK “lags behind in [the] FGM fight” a top French lawyer has warned. Linda Weil-Curiel, who has been instrumental in France’s relative success at countering female genital mutilation (FGM), has described her shock at how far the UK has to go to end the practice.

Weil-Curiel told the Times that FGM is “the most sexist act in the world,” and that she believes the UK is where France was 20 years ago – only just starting to wake up to the problem – and remains hampered by political correctness.

Shocking new figures prompted a major human rights organization to describe the UK as the “female genital mutilation capital of Europe” in January…

h/t Marvin