Dilpazier Dumped

Dilpazier Aslam has been shown the door.

On Monday July 18 Aslam was advised that the Guardian considered that Hizb ut-Tahrir had promoted violence and anti-semitic material on its website and that membership of the organisation was not compatible with being a Guardian trainee.

Update: The Guardian Media section isn’t happy about the way things have worked out:

The story is a demonstration of the way the ‘blogosphere’ can be used to mount obsessively personalised attacks at high speed.