Birmingham Trojan Horse affair (resources)

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Many of the media stories are behind paywalls, but see:

Andrew Gilligan (June 15 2014) ‘Trojan Horse: how we revealed the truth behind the plotThe Telegraph.
Chris Cook   (28 April 2014 ‘Inside the Trojan Horse’  Chris Cook   BBC  Newsnight (this has interviews with witnesses who provided statements to the Clarke Report

 Education Funding Agency, May 2014, Review of Oldknow Academy.
Education Funding Agency, 9th June 2014,  Review of Park View Education Trust.

Clarke, Peter (2014) Report into allegations concerning Birmingham schools arising from the ‘Trojan Horse’ letter. London, House of Commons. HC 576.

Kershaw, Ian (2014) Investigation Report: Trojan Horse Letter. Prepared for Birmingham City Council and published by Eversheds Ll.P.

Many of the media stories are behind paywalls, but see:

Andrew Gilligan (June 15 2014) ‘Trojan Horse: how we revealed the truth behind the plotThe Telegraph.
Chris Cook   (28 April 2014 ‘Inside the Trojan Horse’  Chris Cook   BBC  Newsnight (this has interviews with witnesses who provided statements to the Clarke Report

 

 

On staging a play about the Trojan Horse affair by LUNG theatre, see:
John Holmwood, Helen Monks and Matt Woodhead (2020) ‘Writing Justice/ Performing Injustice: Reflections on Research, Publicity and the Birmingham Trojan Horse Affair’, Civic Sociology 1(1).

For a discussion, see:
Julia Farrington, 22 January 2020,  ‘Bringing the Story Home – Trojan Horse in Birmingham’, Index on Censorship.

 

 

 

The Prime Minster’s speeches:

David Cameron (5 February 2011) ‘PM’s Speech at the Munich Security Conference

David Cameron (14 February 2011) ‘PM’s Speech on Big Society

 

Dame Louise Casey (5 December 5 2016). ‘The Casey Review: A Review into Opportunity and Integration’, An independent report for the Department of Communities and Local Government.

 

Nick Timothy’s Twitter Feed of ‘sourced facts’ (derived from Ofsted, EFA, Clarke, etc) against the revisionist plot is available here:

His proposal for an immigration policy based on the ‘similarity’ of migrant populations to the local white population, see:

John Holmwood (6 May 2020) ‘Viewpoint: White Nation Conservatism’ (Review of Nick Timothy, Remaking One Nation: The Future of Conservatism, Polity 2020). Discover Society.

John Holmwood (6 December 2017 ‘Focus: Liberal Anxiety and the Education of Muslim Children – A Tale of Two Schools’. Discover Society.