Glorifying Terrorism is a 2007 technology fiction anthology edited by means of Farah Mendlesohn, which was once compiled in direct reaction to the Terrorism Act 2006. each tale within the anthology has been particularly designed to be unlawful below the Act's prohibition on any e-book "indirectly encouraging the fee or training of acts of terrorism," together with "every assertion which glorifies the fee or practise (whether long ago, sooner or later or in general) of such acts," and in reality the anthology's advent starts with the specific assertion that "(t)he function of the tales and poems during this e-book is to glorify terrorism."
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