Prevent Watch


Legal Challenge to Prevent Reaches Court of Appeals

This week will see the next significant step along the long path to holding the UK government to account for its policies against so-called “extremism”, including the toxic Prevent policy. Prevent has always been a controversial policy since it has been accused of structural racism,[1] Islamophobia,[2] being built on pseudoscience,[3][4] and being overall counter-productive to reducing terrorism and political violence.[5] Read more