Allowing Russia to become top dog in the Middle East has consequences for Europe – including Britain.
Posts Tagged: Islamist extremism
His failure to act against Assad helped to persuade young Sunni Muslims that he is against them.
But her decision and other recent ones also raise the question of whether Ministers really hold sway in their own departments.
There is still no sign that the Government can find a workable definition.
I would refuse naturalisation as a British citizen to anyone who does not subscribe to the values.
Our vote was about delivering power back to the people, and removing it from distant powerful figures. “The Donald”, on the other hand, asks the people to give him the power.
As ISIS stretches its hand into Europe, it is more important than ever that we destroy its base in Syria and Iraq
The group’s possession of physical territory offers it money, freedom of action and a propaganda weapon. We should strip it of all three.
A library of these would be a useful tool to help communicate to sceptics the seriousness of the radicalisation threat.
Fox’s authentic appeal. Gove’s turbulent genius. Leadsom’s fresh start. Which Brexiteer should face May in the final?
An awesome responsibility will greet the eventual winner. The new Prime Minister must rise to the greatest national challenge since that which confronted Churchill.
Orlando. A British-born preacher says “death is the sentence” for gay people. Only a few months later, scores are murdered.
The contention that foreign policy is the driver of Islamist terror has been comprehensively demolished.
There would be greater support for the Government’s Prevent Strategy were this truth more widely understood and promoted.
The former Prime Minister argues that Brexit wouldn’t get the numbers down – and defends the invasion of Iraq.
The Counter-Extremism Bill, announced a week ago, contains some dangerously misguided proposals.
If it doesn’t contain a workable definition, the law of unintended consequences will follow.
Mohammed Amin: I’m a Conservative, and voted for Zac. But I was disgusted by his repeated, risible attempts to smear Khan
Every Muslim member of the Party who discussed the campaign with me understood the messages in this way – as have many, probably most, non-Muslim commentators.