British universities to be asked to ‘spy’ on Muslim students

I’m neither for or against it per se, but even if it were a good idea, this would never pass in America.

Report: British universities to be asked to ‘spy’ on Muslim students | csmonitor.com:

In a move sure to set off more fireworks between Tony Blair’s government and the Muslim community in Britain, lecturers and university staff will be asked to spy on “Asian looking” and Muslim students whom they suspect are “involved with Islamic extremism and supporting terrorist violence.” …[Read more]

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Posted on October 17, 2006, in News and politics. Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.

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