At one school, Park View, which has been praised by Prime Minister David Cameron for its purported “educational excellence, a senior teacher who publicly eulogized terrorist Anwar al-Awlaki is now in the running to become head teacher. “Extremist preachers” have addressed school assemblies; girls have been pressured to cover their hair; £70,000 was spent on loudspeakers to summon students to Friday prayer. “It felt like a faith school. Islam permeated everything,” one source “close to the investigation” told the Telegraph. “All the citizenship teaching was about being a good Muslim.” All this, mind you, at a nominally secular state school.All this, mind you, courtesy the wussified doctrine of multiculturalism, the entry point for the spread of sharia in the West.
Tuesday, April 1, 2014
Readin', Writin' and 'Ria
Toronto is home to a public school with a conveniently located mosqueteria. But over in the U.K., writes Bruce Bawer, sharia has made even more extensive inroads: