Prevent: We need to listen to those harmed by UK counter-extremism policy | Middle East Eye

March 18th, 2021|

The government’s appointment of William Shawcross as the new reviewer of Britain’s counter-terrorism policy, Prevent, has blown away any remaining veneer of credibility it might have had to oversee a robust [...]

The latest Prevent Review is a political charade, we must boycott it | Ceasefire Magazine

February 21st, 2021|

The UK government’s latest review of its Prevent strategy is not only a political facade but a trojan horse to expand the programme. We must be united in our call [...]

British Muslims know this Government is no fan of free speech | Metro News

February 21st, 2021|

This week, the Government announced that universities and colleges could be fined for stifling free speech on campuses. Education Secretary Gavin Williamson is set to unveil a ‘free speech champion’ [...]

Human rights groups to boycott government’s Prevent review | UK news | The Guardian

February 21st, 2021|

A coalition of human rights and community groups have said they will boycott the government’s review of the anti-radicalisation programme Prevent in protest at the appointment of William Shawcross as [...]

Shawcross Prevent role is Tories’ latest salvo in culture war against Muslims | Middle East Eye

February 21st, 2021|

The appointment of William Shawcross as reviewer of the UK government’s contentious Prevent counter-terrorism strategy should be seen as the latest example of the Conservative Party’s structural hostility to [...]

Muslim boy, 4, was referred to Prevent over game of Fortnite | UK news | The Guardian

January 31st, 2021|

A four-year-old boy’s referral to the government’s anti-extremism Prevent strategy after talking about the popular Fortnite video game at his after-school club has prompted fresh calls to abolish the controversial [...]

William Shawcross’s selection for Prevent role strongly criticised | Prevent strategy | The Guardian

January 29th, 2021|

William Shawcross, a former head of the charity watchdog who has made controversial comments about Islam, is to lead the struggling review of the government’s anti-radicalisation programme Prevent. The review, announced [...]

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