Lies, Statistics, and Terror

This is a complete news item from the free British newspaper Metro:

“ONE in three terror suspects arrested in Britain last year were [sic] white, figures show.

“They totalled 91 out of 260 individuals — 35 per cent — of those held on terrorism-related offences, according to the Home Office.

“It was the only ethnic group to show a rise, up from 25 per cent in 2015.

“The sharpest fall was for those of Asian ethnic appearance, down 24 to 125.” — (Metro, paper edition, March 10th, 2017.)

Now, what conclusions do readers come to after reading the above? Give yourselves a minute before reading on…

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