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23 Jul '14

News Muslim Council of Britain rejects findings of Trojan horse report

Religious body insists that claims that Islamists were plotting to take over Birmingham schools are 'patently absurd'The Muslim Council of Britain has warned education authorities "not to be sidetracked by culture wars initiated by divisive commentators", as it rejected many of the findings of a government-commissioned report that found a co-ordinated effort by extreme Muslims to take over some Birmingham schools.The MCB said the report, written by Peter Clarke, the former Met counter-terror chief, was guilty of "conflating conservative Muslim practices to a supposed ideology and agenda to Islamise secular schools". Continue reading...

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