8 Jun '14

News Is the Trojan horse row just a witch hunt triggered by a hoax?

A letter, widely thought to be fake, has led to four inquiries and a political storm that comes down to a definition of extremismIf anyone is looking for the ingredients for a British version of The Wire, the Trojan horse affair has them all: race, politics, education, media and law, wrapped up in one toxic, Birmingham-sized bundle.But unlike in HBO's acclaimed crime drama, there is no evidence that anyone caught up in the Trojan horse row in Birmingham has acted illegally. In fact, there's not much evidence of anything. Continue reading...

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