Susi Meret

Susi Meret is an associate professor at the Department of Politics and Society at the University of Aalborg, Denmark. Her main research interest lies in populist radical right-wing parties in Europe, political extremism and civil society reactions hereto. She has conducted studies on right-wing populism in Denmark and beyond, considering the mainstream parties’ counterstrategies, the role of Islam and the civil society response to growing anti-immigration sentiment and populist ethno-nationalism.

Denmark’s Politics of the Foreskin

Religious practices, including religious clothing, ritual slaughtering and circumcision, are coming up for debate more frequently in Danish politics and the media. The issue of male circumcision has recently hit the headlines, reignited by a protest launched by a task force of health organizations and associations. The task force was asked to update the clinical guidelines of male ritual... Continue Reading

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