Extremism

Thursday, May 30, 2019

Thursday, May 30, 2019

'Patriotism' could be sign of extremism, leaked Army document says

'Patriotism' could be sign of extremism, leaked Army document says

British Army officers are being given guidelines on how to spot “extreme right-wing” attitudes among soldiers.

Tuesday, April 2, 2019

Tuesday, April 2, 2019

Jack Renshaw National Action

Jury fails to reach verdict in National Action membership trial

Jury fails to reach verdict in National Action membership trial

A man who plotted to kill his local MP with a 19-inch knife has avoided a retrial after the jury failed to reach a verdict on whether he was a member of a neo-Nazi group.-

National Action neo-Nazis

'Extreme neo-Nazis' viewed ISIS bomb manuals online

'Extreme neo-Nazis' viewed ISIS bomb manuals online

Nearly as many “extreme neo-Nazis” are referred to a government anti-extremism programme as fundamentalist Islamists, a security minister has warned.

Thursday, March 21, 2019

Thursday, March 21, 2019

Police far-right

'Far-right' extremism a 'serious problem' in UK

'Far-right' extremism a 'serious problem' in UK

The threat posed by so-called far-right terrorists is now as serious as Islamic extremism, a security expert has warned.

Thursday, December 13, 2018

Thursday, December 13, 2018

Over 2,000 children referred to anti-terror scheme

Over 2,000 children referred to anti-terror scheme

Over 2,000 children referred to anti-terror scheme

Thousands of children have been flagged up to authorities over terror concerns, official figures reveal.

Thursday, November 22, 2018

Thursday, November 22, 2018

Extremism is ‘thriving’ in parts of the UK and the 'true scale' is unknown, says Chief Commissioner

Extremism is ‘thriving’ in parts of the UK and the 'true scale' is unknown, says Chief Commissioner

Extremism is ‘thriving’ in parts of the UK, says Chief Commissioner

Extremism is “thriving” in some parts of the UK, but the “true scale of the problem” is not yet known, says the Lead Commissioner for Countering Extremism.

Wednesday, November 21, 2018

Wednesday, November 21, 2018

Preacher banned from the country broadcasts 'extreme' content to the UK via TV channel

Preacher banned from the country broadcasts 'extreme' content to the UK via TV channel

Preacher banned from the country broadcasts to the UK via TV channel

The TV channel of an Islamic preacher, who was banned from entering the country after praising Osama bin Laden, is being broadcast to millions in the UK despite concerns about extreme content, a Times investigation has found.

Monday, October 29, 2018

Monday, October 29, 2018

Anjem Choudary

Trying to deradicalise Anjem Choudary with anti-extremism course is 'absurd' says research fellow from the Henry Jackson Society

Trying to deradicalise Anjem Choudary with anti-extremism course is 'absurd'

A research fellow from the Henry Jackson Society has claimed attempting to "deradicalise radicalists" with compulsory anti-extremism courses is "absurd".

Friday, April 6, 2018

Friday, April 6, 2018

Reports of online extreme right-wing material increase

Reports of online extreme right-wing material increase

Reports of online extreme right-wing material increase

More than one in four reports by the public are about far-right concerns

Tuesday, February 13, 2018

Tuesday, February 13, 2018

Supporters of Islamic State used more than 400 online platforms to spread propaganda last year

Isis supporters used more than 400 online platforms to spread propaganda last year

Isis supporters used more than 400 online platforms last year

It is thought Isis supporters are using less well-known areas of the internet to spread their views

Thursday, January 25, 2018

Thursday, January 25, 2018

Sara Khan: The activist about to step up the fight against extremism

Sara Khan: The activist about to step up the fight against extremism

Sara Khan: The activist about to step up the fight against extremism

Sara Khan has reportedly been threatened with Isis rape and the police installed a petrol-bomb-proof letterbox at her home

A horrifying new trend appears to be emerging called upskirting, where people secretly film up women's skirts and later upload the footage online.  Writer Gina Martin fell victim to this during a music festival and since then has been campaigning to make the act illegal, according to the International Business Times.  At the time of the incident the woman was able to take the man's phone but even when police officers saw the image they stated it was not a crime.  Now when incidents like this happen perpetra

Activist Sara Khan to lead new commission for countering extremism

Activist Sara Khan to lead new commission for countering extremism

Sara Khan is a counter-extremism and women's rights activist and is expected to take up the position next month

Friday, October 13, 2017

Friday, October 13, 2017

French spy accidentally sends important text to suspected extremist he was spying on

French spy accidentally sends vital text to suspected extremist he was watching

French spy accidentally sends vital text to suspected extremist he was watching

The investigation into the alleged extremist has now ended in the wake of the text

Thursday, September 21, 2017

Thursday, September 21, 2017

Amazon reviews procedures as it may accidentally give bomb tips to extremists

Amazon reviews procedures as it may accidentally give bomb tips to extremists

Amazon reviews procedures as it may accidentally give bomb tips to extremists

The website shows users what other people have often bought together, including materials used in explosive devices

Friday, September 15, 2017

Friday, September 15, 2017

Parsons Green: 'This was particularly wicked as many children would've been on the train'

Parsons Green: 'This was particularly wicked as many children would've been on the train'

'Parsons Green attack was wicked as many children would've been on the train'

Former head of counter-terrorism for London Kevin Hurley says the police will struggle to investigate due to cuts and poor pay

Tuesday, September 5, 2017

Tuesday, September 5, 2017

Terrorism: 'Many outside London don't mix with communities and gather toxic views from others'

Terrorism: Muslim community leader reveals he was once part of embarrassing security breach

Terrorism: Muslim community leader reveals embarrassing security breach

Muslim campaigner Mohammed Khaliel says the way to defeat terrorism is through united communities

Tuesday, July 25, 2017

Tuesday, July 25, 2017

George Galloway calls for UK to have nothing to do with 'charnel house that is Saudi Arabia'

George Galloway: UK must sever all ties with the charnel house that is Saudi Arabia

George Galloway: UK must sever all ties with the Saudi Arabian charnel house

George Galloway claims Saudi Arabia funds terrorism and has no democracy

Thursday, July 20, 2017

Thursday, July 20, 2017

Former London postman charged with mass execution after joining Isis

Former London postman who joined Isis charged with mass execution

Former London postman who joined Isis charged with mass execution

Harry Sarfo is already serving a three-year prison sentence in Germany on terrorism charges

Wednesday, July 19, 2017

Wednesday, July 19, 2017

President Rodrigo Duterte expected to push for autonomy for Muslim areas of Mindanao

President Rodrigo Duterte expected to push for autonomy for Muslim areas of Mindanao

President Duterte expected to push for autonomy for Muslim areas of Mindanao

It is hoped that giving some of the island autonomy will help the fight against extremism

Monday, July 17, 2017

Monday, July 17, 2017

Muslim convert known as Tartan Taliban accused of teaching bomb making and funding extremist groups

Muslim convert known as 'the tartan Taliban' accused of teaching bombmaking and funding terror groups

Muslim convert known as 'the tartan Taliban' accused of funding terror groups

Charity Action on Armed Violence has released a dossier including James McLintock, who changed his name to Yaqoob Mansoor Al-Rashidi

Thursday, July 13, 2017

Thursday, July 13, 2017

Boko Haram: Four suicide bombers kill 19 and injure at least 23 in Nigeria

Boko Haram: Four suicide bombers kill 19 and injure at least 23 in Nigeria

Boko Haram: Four suicide bombers kill 19 and injure at least 23 in Nigeria

One bomber targeted a group of mourners and another detonated a device when approached by a Civilian Joint Task Force member

Wednesday, July 12, 2017

Wednesday, July 12, 2017

Indonesia brings in decree to allow government to disband extremist groups

Indonesia brings in tough new decree to allow government to disband extremist groups

Indonesia brings in decree to allow government to disband extremist groups

President Joko Widodo issued an order to ban groups which might threaten national unity

Tuesday, July 11, 2017

Tuesday, July 11, 2017

US army sergeant arrested on suspicion of supporting Isis

US army sergeant arrested on suspicion of supporting Isis

US army sergeant arrested on suspicion of supporting Isis

Ikaika Kang was under FBI and Army investigation for more than a year

Monday, July 10, 2017

Monday, July 10, 2017

German interior minister Thomas de Maiziere compares violent G20 protesters to neo-Nazis and Islamist extremists

German minister compares G20 protesters to neo-Nazis and Islamist terrorists

German minister compares G20 protesters to neo-Nazis and Islamist terrorists

Thomas de Maiziere says violence seen in Hamburg has been incomprehensible and outrageous

Friday, July 7, 2017

Friday, July 7, 2017

Report claims Saudi Arabia is biggest promoter of Islamist extremism in UK

Saudi Arabia is biggest promoter of Islamist extremism in UK, report finds

Saudi Arabia is biggest promoter of Islamist extremism in UK, report finds

A report by The Henry Jackson Society has said that during 30 years Saudi Arabia spent more than $70 billion on exporting Wahhabi Islam

Thursday, July 6, 2017

Thursday, July 6, 2017

Extremist inmates moved to 'prison within prison' in attempt to fight radicalisation

Extremists 'including Anjem Choudary' given their own mini-prison to stop radicalisation

Extremists 'including Anjem Choudary' given their own mini-prison

It is thought extremist preacher Anjem Choudary and Michael Adebolajo who murdered Lee Rigby may have been moved to the centre

Tuesday, July 4, 2017

Tuesday, July 4, 2017

Downing Street received extremism report last year, but Theresa May is yet to decide whether to publish it

Downing Street received extremism report last year, but Theresa May is yet to decide whether to publish it

Theresa May received extremism report last year, but hasn't decided what to do

Green Party co-leader Caroline Lucas has said all facts must be put into the public domain if it is safe to do so

Monday, July 3, 2017

Monday, July 3, 2017

Britain has been rocked by a series of terror attacks in recent months, the most recent at London Bridge

We must stand up to far-right Islamism and stop tolerating intolerance

We must stand up to far-right Islamism and stop tolerating intolerance

Naive politicians are so eager to stand up to anti-Muslim hatred that they end up legitimising the very people who fuel extremism. It must stop

Tuesday, June 27, 2017

Tuesday, June 27, 2017

George Galloway calls on Muslim community to help identify people being radicalised

George Galloway calls on Muslim community to help identify people being radicalised

George Galloway calls on Muslim community to help identify extremists

George Galloway says he wants Muslims to help make sure no one else straps explosives to their backs

Tuesday, June 20, 2017

Tuesday, June 20, 2017

Julia Hartley-Brewer in heated debate with London imam over immigration and hate crime

Julia Hartley-Brewer in heated debate with London imam over immigration and hate crime

Julia Hartley-Brewer in heated debate with London imam over hate crimes

Scotland Yard has found there was an increase in reported Islamophobic incidents after the London and Manchester terror attacks

Monday, June 5, 2017

Monday, June 5, 2017

Some political leaders are 'guilty people, they are people who are facilitating the extremists', says author Douglas Murray

Jeremy Corbyn is guilty of facilitating UK terror attacks, says author Douglas Murray

Corbyn is guilty of facilitating UK terror attacks, says author Douglas Murray

Author Douglas Murray tells Julia Hartley-Brewer 'it would be madness for the country to put its future in Jeremy Corbyn, the only viable candidate is Theresa May'

Thursday, May 25, 2017

Thursday, May 25, 2017

Dusseldorf: Germany's radical Islam hotbed which was visited by Salam Abedi

Dusseldorf: Germany's jihadi hotbed which played host to Salman Abedi

Dusseldorf: Germany's jihadi hotbed which played host to Salman Abedi

The German city has become a jihadi melting pot. Did Salman Abedi complete his training there?

Monday, May 22, 2017

Monday, May 22, 2017

'The real reason Donald Trump visited Saudi Arabia is money', says politics professor

'The real reason Donald Trump visited Saudi Arabia is money', says politics professor

'The real reason Donald Trump visited Saudi Arabia is money'

Donald Trump visited Saudi Arabia and gave a speech commenting on combating extremism

Wednesday, April 26, 2017

Wednesday, April 26, 2017

Mother used fake Facebook account to post extremist propaganda, court hears

Mother used fake Facebook account to post extremist propaganda, court hears

Mother used fake Facebook account to post extremist propaganda, court hears

The woman is also accused of sending money to bank accounts knowing that it may be used for terrorism

Friday, April 21, 2017

Friday, April 21, 2017

Haras Rafiq says Paris attacker was likely radicalised in prison

'Jihadi Jails' vital to stopping hate preachers like Anjem Choudary preying on vulnerable inmates, says extremism expert

'Jihadi Jails' a major step forward, says extremism expert

Haras Rafiq says last night's Paris attacks show why such institutions are needed

Friday, March 24, 2017

Friday, March 24, 2017

Westminster Attack: 'Criminals convert to extremism because it gives meaning to their already sad life'

Westminster Attack: 'Criminal low-lives are an ideal fit for terror recruiters'

'Criminal low-lives are an ideal fit for terror recruiters'

Khalid Masood has been identified as the man who carried out the attack on Westminster and it is believed that he converted to Islam in prison

Monday, February 13, 2017

Monday, February 13, 2017

'The real criminal in the Iraq war is Westminster, not the British Army', says George Galloway

'The real criminal in the Iraq war is Westminster, not the British Army', says George Galloway

'The real criminal in the Iraq war is Westminster', says George Galloway

The biggest war crime committed since the First World War by the UK was the Iraq invasion itself and not the British soldiers, George Galloway claims

Thursday, January 26, 2017

Thursday, January 26, 2017

Eight people arrested in Austria after police conduct anti-terror raids

Eight people arrested in Austria after Isis-linked terror raids

Eight people arrested in Austria after Isis-linked terror raids

Eight people have been detained in Austria after anti-terrorist raids were conducted in Vienna and Graz, according to the country’s APA news agency

Tuesday, November 22, 2016

Tuesday, November 22, 2016

Donald Trump: 'Extremists are dominating the conversation', says creative director

Trump: 'Extremists are dominating the conversation', says creative director

Trump: 'Extremists are dominating the conversation'

A video has been released showing people chanting "hail Trump" – with some making Hitler salutes at a conference in Washington

Tuesday, September 6, 2016

Tuesday, September 6, 2016

Anjem Choudary: 'There is insufficient protection against such hate preachers in our community', says Imam

Anjem Choudary: 'We need to crack down on hate preachers' says key Muslim cleric Ajmal Masroor

Key Muslim cleric demands crackdown on hate preachers after Anjem Choudary case

Ajmal Masroor also tells talkRADIO 'we're all in this together' after extremist preacher was jailed for championing Isis

Friday, August 12, 2016

Friday, August 12, 2016

Extremism: 'We need to offer an escape route for people', says counter-extremism expert

British schoolgirl 'death' in Syria: "We need to offer an escape route for people", says counter-extremism expert

British schoolgirl 'death' in Syria: "We need to offer people an escape route"

Teenager Kadiza Sultana fled to Syria in February 2015 to marry an ISIS fighter. With reports emerging of the British girl's death in an airstrike in May, one expert tells talkRADIO an "escape route" is needed…

Thursday, July 28, 2016

Thursday, July 28, 2016

Shock figures published on Thursday that only one of 2,000 people in the UK suspected of being radicalised by terrorist groups has been subjected to a curfew by police have been challenged by an expert in international security

'Only 1 in 2,000 extremists under curfew' claims misleading, says security expert

'Only 1 in 2,000 extremists under curfew' claim misleading - security expert

Security expert Raffaello Pantucci says police are simply using different tools to monitor potential jihadists, as critics claim only one person has been subjected to Terrorism Prevention and Investigation Measures…

Friday, July 22, 2016

Friday, July 22, 2016

Extremism Disruption Orders: 'The government's approach is too ham-fisted', says Peter Tatchell

'The government's approach is too ham-fisted. Young people aren't born radicalised', says Peter Tatchell

'The government's approach is too ham-fisted. People aren't born radicalised'

Human-rights campaigner Peter Tatchell believes clearer language is required as MPs consider handing out disruption orders to combat extremism