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First Sentence Incorrect

Reader comment on item: How Europe's Counterterrorism Laws Differ from America's

Submitted by Frank Hagan (United States), Jul 8, 2008 at 12:33

Great article, but I think the operative phrase in your first sentence ... "the Muslim per-capita arrest rate on terrorism-related charges in the United States is 2.5 times higher than in Europe" should read "the Muslim per-capita arrest rate on terrorism-related charges in EUROPE is 2.5 times higher than in the United States."

At least that's the way I read the original article's lead in sentence.

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Daniel Pipes replies:

No, it is correct as is.

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