Global Voices Online, an excellent international blog, has a post that includes a quote from a Jordanian doctor in the U.S. who is concerned about racial profiling in the wake of the foiled UK bomb plots.  This article in general questions the guilt-by-association method of finding conspirators–to share a country and a classroom might make one look involved.  Yet another aspect to remember, however, is that smaller countries will have less schools and smaller classes.  It might be difficult Not to know a person who eventually commits a crime.  We need to crank down the fear a little–that alone might help us defeat terrorism.

GVO also refers to this post at Mental Mayhem on the same subject.

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