TITLE

Sides of the Isle

AUTHOR(S)
Pryce-Jones, David
PUB. DATE
July 2005
SOURCE
New Republic;7/25/2005, Vol. 233 Issue 4, p12
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Offers a look at relations between Great Britain's Muslim population and the working-class white citizens following the London transportation bombings of 2005. Report that Muslims are struggling to assimilate while retaining elements of their cultural and religious heritage; Claim that white working-class citizens are suspicious and resentful of their Muslim neighbors; Criticism of British policies that protect Muslim extremism; Report that Britain offers a refuge for Islamist organizations such as Hamas and Hezbollah; Popularity of jihad among Islamists in Britain; Number of people arrested under the Terrorism Act.
ACCESSION #
17660119

 

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