Media Coverage


Rizwaan gives an interview on BBC news

Channel Four report from Friday May 30, 2008

Video from the protest on the 28th May from

Video posted to YouTube of the protest on May 28, 2008

National Press

The Nottingham Two and the War on Terror: which of us will be next?
Times Higher Education, Thursday June 5, 2008

PR chief rounds on ‘self-important’ academics
Times Higher Education, Melanie Newman, Thursday June 5, 2008

Academic Freedom: Rammell stands by extremism guide, Anthea Lipsett, Thursday June 5, 2008

Nottingham Scholar Held for Six Days under Anti-Terror Law
Times Higher Education, Melanie Newman, Thursday May 29, 2008

Deportation Plan to be Reviewed, Saturday May 31, 2008

This is not the way I should have been treated in a country I love, Polly Curtis and Anthea Lipsett, Saturday May 31, 2008

Download al Qaeda manuals from the DoJ, go to prison?
The Register, George Smith, Friday May 30, 2008

The New Order: When reading is a crime
The Register, John Ozimek, Friday May 30, 2008

Terror deportation: Lecturers petition home secretary, Anthea Lipsett, Thursday May 29, 2008

How the ‘war on terror’ backfired
The First Post, Matthew Carr, Thursday May 29, 2008

UCU aids university worker threatened with deportation, Anthea Lipsett, Wednesday May 28, 2008

Concern over threat to our colleague
The Guardian Letters, Wednesday May 28, 2008

Students’ Protest over Deportation
The Press Association, Wednesday May 28, 2008

Freedom under threat
Commentisfree @ the, Ayesha Christia, Monday May 26, 2008

‘Draconian’ Home Office fast-tracks Algerian’s deportation
The Independent, Richard Osley, Sunday May 25, 2008

Student researching al-Qaida tactics held for six days, Polly Cutis and Martin Hodgson, Saturday May 24, 2008

International Press

Ikke kjøp denne boka, Av Yohan Shanmugaratnam, Torsdag Mai 29, 2008

UK print job leads to detention
Taipei Times, Tuesday May 27, 2008

Qaida-Recherchen bringen britischen Studenten in Haft
Spiegel Online, Tuesday May 27, 2008

Student detained over al-Qaeda manual
Washington Times, Monday May 26, 2008

Detention for Student in England over al-Qaeda Book
The Boston Herald, Monday May 26, 2008

Terrorism Arrests at British University Raise Questions over Academic Freedom

The Canadian Press, Sunday May 25, 2008

Terrorism arrests on British University campus raise questions over academic freedom
The International Herald Tribune EU, Sunday May 25, 2008


3 responses to “Media Coverage

  1. ‘Deportation plan to be reviewed’

    BBC News website, May 31, 2008

  2. Here is a link to a BBC website report from last Wednesday (I think).

    I think adding all the media to the website is a great idea. In fact there is so much great media coverage it probably warrants a page of its own (i.e. separate from the videos) …

  3. Martin Hancock

    Has anyone contacted the Nottingham Evening Post.

    I know this isn’t there type of story, but as a resident of Nottingham, I am surprised that I have only stumbled across this via Comments Is Free at the Guardian.

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