M ost people would consider female genital mutilation FGM to be a deeply harrowing issue, and that its victims should be treated with respect and sensitivity. In Sweden , though, it seems it's a laughing matter, and that racial slurs can be thrown in too. But, shockingly the artist chose to do this by means of a cake depicting a stereotypical black woman connected to the artist's grotesquely blacked-up face. The exclusively white audience cheered as the minister laughingly cut the cake around the "clitoris", and fed it to the artist. It is difficult to see how women who are victims of FGM, or black people for that matter, can benefit from this contribution to the degradation and humiliation of black women.
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Go to visitsweden. Visit business-sweden. All you need to know about Swedish higher education and scholarships is available at studyinsweden. At swedenabroad. The myths surrounding Swedes are many.
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Dating in Sweden might conjure up dreamy images of candlelit dinners in minimalist Nordic apartments, or snowy hikes with well-toned nature lovers. But international professionals — there are more than half a million foreign citizens of working age in Sweden according to national statistics — hoping to find a relationship face a challenge in a nation that boasts the highest proportion of singles in Europe. View image of Credit: Getty Images.
WE'RE not talking about vegetables when we say the Swedes are a tasty bunch. And at Saturday's World Cup clash , in the stands, at least, the beautiful game will be at its most stunning. The country's tiny nine million population includes gorgeous singers Zara Larsson and Tove Lo. But as our young lions prepare for the weekend, we reveal the incredible scientific reasons why Swedish people are just so much hotter than us Brits.