Prevent strategy

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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Critics fear still-unpublished review into anti-radicalisation strategy could link it to extremism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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Sunak wants to punish those who ‘vilify the UK’. That’s wrong – and he’s chosen the wrong target | Miqdaad Versi
The contender’s plan is idiotic and dangerous. Aren’t Tories supposed to champion free speech, says Miqdaad Versi of the Muslim Council of Britain

Miqdaad Versi

03, Aug, 2022 @1:29 PM

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Sunak’s anti-terrorism proposals criticised by former counter terrorism chief
Peter Fahey critical of proposal to widen definition of ‘extremism’ and include people who ‘vilfy’ Britain

Vikram Dodd and Aubrey Allegretti

02, Aug, 2022 @9:30 PM

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UK warned it is failing to adapt as terror threat shifts from groups to lone attackers
Five years after London Bridge and Borough Market attacks, watchdog says psychologists should feature in counter-terrorism

Mark Townsend

04, Jun, 2022 @12:00 PM

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UK Prevent scheme should be ‘ideologically blind’, says adviser
Amid leaks of strategy’s review, Sara Khan says focus on only one form of extremism is counterproductive

Haroon Siddique

03, Jun, 2022 @5:03 PM

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Anti-terrorism programme must keep focus on far right, say experts
Analysts question Home Office strategy after it emerged that a review of its Prevent programme was pushing for it to refocus on Islamist threats

Mark Townsend Home Affairs Editor

22, May, 2022 @8:00 AM

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Wednesday briefing: Is the Prevent strategy fit for purpose?
In today’s newsletter: A leaked draft of a review of the government’s anti-radicalisation strategy has drawn criticism from experts in the field. Archie Bland and Nimo Omer find out why

Archie Bland

18, May, 2022 @5:53 AM

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Alarm as leak reveals Prevent ‘carrying the weight’ for mental health services
People ‘who do not necessarily pose terrorism risk’ referred to anti-extremism programme to speed up access to support

Jessica Elgot and Jamie Grierson

17, May, 2022 @5:56 PM

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Terrorism in the UK: the rising threat of far right extremists
Since 2017, counter-terrorism forces have foiled 32 plots: 18 were Islamist related, and 12 were from the extreme right wing

Vikram Dodd Police and crime correspondent

16, May, 2022 @7:44 PM

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