“An attempt to silence a student blogger who accused a vicar of associating with Holocaust deniers has backfired spectacularly […] The story begins last year. It is 10am on 29 November – a Sunday morning – and Joseph Weissman, asleep in bed, receives a knock on the door from two West Yorkshire police officers. Weissman, a 23-year-old graduate student at Leeds University, runs a blog, Seismic Shock, which he says seeks to expose anti-Jewish religious attitudes. It gets about 50 hits a day […]”
Read Paul Lewis at the Guardian.