Prevent strategy

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Withdraw review of Prevent anti-radicalisation strategy, ministers urged
Civil society groups, community leaders and academics say ‘ideologically led’ review of programme should be rejected

Diane Taylor

21, Mar, 2023 @10:56 AM

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‘Rapid rise’ in Andrew Tate-related cases referred to Prevent by schools
Counter-extremism workers dealing with incidents including verbal harassment of female teachers and other pupils

Ben Quinn

12, Feb, 2023 @2:51 PM

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UK counter-terrorism report author accused of basing conclusions on ‘handful of cases’
William Shawcross analysed just six Channel cases before calling for more focus on Islamist extremism, say critics

Mark Townsend

12, Feb, 2023 @10:00 AM

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Prevent doesn’t stop radicalisation, and the Shawcross plan will just make it worse | Kenan Malik
Much of the thinking behind the counter-terror strategy is false. Expanding its remit and closing down criticism won’t help

Kenan Malik

12, Feb, 2023 @7:30 AM

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The Prevent review feeds a political lie: that fighting the far right lets Islamist terrorists off the hook | Sunder Katwala
Many hoped for an impartial examination of the threat, what works and what doesn’t. Those hopes have been dashed, says Sunder Katwala, director of British Future

Sunder Katwala

08, Feb, 2023 @6:27 PM

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Boris Johnson steps up pressure on Rishi Sunak to send Typhoon jets to Ukraine – as it happened
Former UK prime minister issues statement on day of Zelenskiy visit, calling on current PM to send some fighter jets

Andrew Sparrow

08, Feb, 2023 @6:21 PM

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Former counter-terror chief hits out at ‘insulting’ findings of Prevent review
Neil Basu claims parts of government-backed review of scheme are driven by ‘rightwing viewpoint’

Vikram Dodd and Rajeev Syal

08, Feb, 2023 @5:16 PM

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Review of UK Prevent strategy to call for more focus on Islamist terrorism
Report on counter-extremism programme to say attention must shift to Islamist radicalisation instead of rightwing terrorism

Rajeev Syal and Vikram Dodd

07, Feb, 2023 @7:48 PM

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Prevent strategy review hit by defamation action before publication
Critics fear still-unpublished review into anti-radicalisation strategy could link it to extremism

Diane Taylor

30, Jan, 2023 @7:00 AM

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The McCarthyite blacklist of Muslim groups Gove wants published should never see the light of day | Miqdaad Versi
Some of the people who created this list – as part of the Prevent strategy – held problematic views about Islam themselves, says Miqdaad Versi of the Muslim Council of Britain

Miqdaad Versi

29, Dec, 2022 @1:58 PM

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Government refuses to disclose whether Prevent strategy will be redacted
Whitehall sources claim the Home Office is fighting with Michael Gove over whether Islamist extremists’ details should be removed

Rowena Mason and Rajeev Syal

28, Dec, 2022 @4:31 PM

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Revealed: UK children being ensnared by ‘far-right ecosystem’ online
Age profile of far-right referrals and arrests is getting younger, experts warn, though numbers remain small

Richard Adams and Sally Weale

03, Aug, 2022 @2:00 PM

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