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Glorifying Terrorism is a 2007 technology fiction anthology edited by way 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 lower than 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 most cases) of such acts," and actually the anthology's advent starts with the specific assertion that "(t)he function of the tales and poems during this ebook is to glorify terrorism."
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