The secular legal system can uphold the rights of minority women forced to conform to patriarchal religious laws, writes Lejla Kuric.
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It is vitally important the UK uses its influence and clout to lead a global campaign that seeks to rid the world of FGM.
FGM is an atrocity which transcends politics – we must ensure that the Tories oppose it in deed as well as word
Here are some basics from the world of law and policy on sexual harassment and violence, which are worth bearing in mind in reviewing procedures.
My message to these people, if you are reading this, is that you will never silence me.
Segregation is an immoral concept designed to force one group of people into a separate, subordinate existence.
In a stunning victory for the campaign against gender segregation in British universities, Universities UK has now dropped its controversial guidelines which would have allowed visiting speakers to segregate students on the basis of their gender.
The Equality and Human Rights Commission (EHRC) has ruled that segregation as proposed by the vice-chancellors’ body is “not permissible” under existing equality laws.