Our own security services have managed superbly. But a danger thwarted is not a danger ended.
Posts Tagged: Islamist extremism
Javid wants office-holders to swear one, and thinks that all new arrivals should too. But what’s to stop it becoming a litany of political correctness?
Quality stonewalling from the Defence Secretary on Marr as he treads a middle way between the Foreign Secretary’s view and Downing Street’s reproof.
We need a mass of recommendations less than we need our institutions to do their job properly.
I can just about imagine why a gay Parisian might just decide to send an unequivocal message to the Left at the next election.
Chris Whitehouse: Is our overseas aid fuelling hate and discrimination against religious minorities?
A new report, and an event tomorrow, highlight the plight of people throughout the world persecuted for practising their faith – especially by extremist Islamist groups.
Allowing Russia to become top dog in the Middle East has consequences for Europe – including Britain.
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.