14. Jan, 2018


The sensitive topic of Eugenics seems to be having some attention at the present time. Eugenics is the study of methods of improving the quality of the human race, esp by selective breeding. The thing is that "negative eugenics" of inbeeding among Pakistanis and their offspring living in the UK has produced 10 times the rate of birth defects in that community compared with the native population. Pandering to ignorant traditions from other cultures brings massive and tragic costs.

Baroness Flather, a cross-bench peer, says it is 'absolutely appalling' that first cousin marriages in Pakistani communities are leading to 'so much disability among children'