Politics, media and war: 9/11 and its aftermaths
Politics, media and war: 9/11 and its aftermaths

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9.3 The impact of 9/11 and 7/7 on British Muslims

In a piece specially commissioned for this course, Dilwar Hussein (Research Director of a Muslim College of Higher Education in Leicester) focuses on the Muslim community in contemporary Britain and the way it has been affected by recent developments.

Activity 42 The impact of 9/11 and 7/7 on British Muslims

Read the piece now and consider the following questions.

  1. What does Hussein think the main impacts of 9/11 and 7/7 on British Muslims have been?
  2. What are the key five factors Hussein identifies as producing radicalisation?
  3. What is the key danger he identifies in the situation currently facing young Muslims?

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