Forbes contributor Roger Scruton wrote this weekend on an underreported and appalling story out of the British town of Rotherham: over 1,400 cases of abuse, often sexual, of children. A 153-page report by the former chief inspector of social work in Scotland notes a disturbing truth: “One fact stands out above all the horrors detailed in the document, which is that the girl victims were white, and their abusers Pakistani.”

Scruton blames political correctness and the fear of being accused of ‘institutionalised racism’ for the lack of action:!/Merackon/status/506252279377592320!/MCCountChill/status/506244969959784448!/gregnhood/status/506235876327034881!/Toryboy1960/status/506186216090660865!/Meenu_71/status/506023712361947136!/avi_abraham/status/506210425902751744

Forbes opinion editor Avik Roy notes that one commenter to Forbes’ story advised burkas for girls over 10.!/MCCountChill/status/506242949177683968!/Nayrue/status/506234003838763009

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