Important article that calls into question the illusion that jihadists like burglars & other low level criminals can be rehabilitated. Last week’s attack in Britain proves that well-meaning progressive academics have no business keeping the public safe.
I see this kind of ideology often in criminology. Women / Muslims: helpless victims. Men: "toxic" beasts, to be hunted. The truth about the world doesn't bow to political ideology. Keep Identity Politics out of academic inquiry. It can kill.
The London Bridge Attack Proves that Liberals Have Dangerous Delusions About Curing Terrorists
Liberal Professors’ Deadly Delusions About Curing Terrorists Last week’s attack in Britain proves that well-meaning progressive academics have no business keeping the public safe.
I largely agree with this, except that there are many cases of fully rehabilitated terrorists. But Cottee is right: Cambridge University was dangerously...
And I agree largely with this #criminology professor at the University of Kent, except he seems to ignore genuine cases of terrorist deradicalisation #FishmongersHall #LondonBridgeAttack2019
"Khan was beyond the pale and he should never have been at liberty to walk the streets, much less to share his truth: He served less than half his custodial sentence and then went on to slay those who saw the best in him. If this doesn’t make him beyond...
Simon Cottee just "Simon Cotteed" terrorist prisoner reform: Last week’s attack in Britain proves that well-meaning progressive academics have no business keeping the public safe.