Nem sequer a informação prestada por parte dos seus supervisores da Universidade de Nottingham lhe valeu.
De referir que o documento sobre a Al-Qaeda foi puxado a partir de um site governamental dos EUA.
Qualquer dia estão a deter os historiadores.
Parece que desta vez é preciso mesmo uma REVOLUÇÃO, mas a nível Mundial!
Student researching al-Qaida tactics held for six days
· Lecturers fear threat to academic freedom
· Manual downloaded from US government website
Polly Curtis and Martin Hodgson
Saturday May 24, 2008
A masters student researching terrorist tactics who was arrested and detained for six days after his university informed police about al-Qaida-related material he downloaded has spoken of the “psychological torture” he endured in custody.
Despite his Nottingham University supervisors insisting the materials were directly relevant to his research, Rizwaan Sabir, 22, was held for nearly a week under the Terrorism Act, accused of downloading the materials for illegal use. The student had obtained a copy of the al-Qaida training manual from a US government website for his research into terrorist tactics.
The case highlights what lecturers are claiming is a direct assault on academic freedom led by the government which, in its attempt to establish a “prevent agenda” against terrorist activity, is putting pressure on academics to become police informers.