The right to bear alms must be protected | Brief letters


What can be done with the zealous but religiously illiterate primary school teacher who is unaware that almsgiving is central in Muslim, Christian and other faiths’ teaching (Boy, 11, referred to Prevent for wanting to give ‘alms to the oppressed’, 27 June)? It is not “mishearing”, but plain ignorance. Perhaps he or she should be … Read more