Given the numbers involved, however, it is difficult to infer that the culture of particular communities is causally responsible for grooming gangs. Critics have pointed out, however, that even a casual media search produces far more white perpetrators of group CSE who seem to have been ignored by Adil and Rafiq. Just 18 were white. The fact that the far right has made use of the Quilliam report is seen by some as tainting it. The report faced fierce criticism from academic researchers. For some, they are a scourge on political correctness, bravely shining a light on dark corners of Muslim communities.
The victims, indeed all of us, deserve better than this.
Just 18 were white. There is an assumption of bad faith. The latest controversy began with a celebrity. In many small towns, Asians control the night-time economy — working in takeaways or driving minicabs. There is no information as to where the data comes from, how it was selected or how ethnicity identified. Equally contentious is the question of why Asians may offend. Show 25 25 50 All.