WATCH NOW: Quiliam Founder Maajid Nawaz talks on the Southern Poverty Law Center’s bigotry of low expectations naming him an ‘Anti-Muslim Extremist’ and how this is becoming a wider pattern within the #RegressiveLeft.

Maajid Nawaz on LBC Radio

On his weekly LBC show, Founder Maajid Nawaz says there is a sense of “denial” off the back of the Rochadale scandal and says we all need to acknowledge that there are problems within the Pakistani-Muslim community.

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READ – Quilliam Senior Researcher Dr Salah Al-Ansari features in this article on Prisons and Radicalisation by Yasmine El-Geressi.

Dr Salah welcomed the “very important measures” taken by the government and said that he believed segregation would not have a negative impact inside the prisons, “it is a good step as it diffuses the various elements of the radicalisation process.”

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WATCH NOW:  Quilliam Chief Executive Haras Rafiq on BBC Newsnight discussing the death of Mashal Khan and the work Quilliam have been trying to do to repeal the blasphemy laws in Pakistan.

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Executive Director Speaks at Assembly

LEICESTER – Quilliam Executive Director UK, Adam Deen spoke to a school assembly attended by over 80 students and teachers. He spoke about extremism, how individuals are radicalised and what we have to do as a civil society to combat these ideological struggles. Adam had a Q&A session after the assembly which resulted in an engaged and interactive audience.

The feedback was great from the teachers and students, one student expressed in the future she would be ‘inspired to work in the field of preventing extremism.’ We at Quilliam are thankful for such enthusiasm and support, and are happy to partake in further training for students, teachers and other practitioners seeking to combat extremist ideologies.

WATCH NOW: Our Circle friend Cameron talking about how his coaching session has helped him challenge extremism.

WATCH NOW:Quilliam Senior Researcher Dr. Salah Al-Ansari on Al-Ghad TV discussing how Islamist individuals abuse the religion for political gain.

READ – Quilliam Senior Researcher Dr Salah Ansari is quoted in this article by Raneem Hannoush discussing Saturday Schools in Britain and the Question of Nurtured Isolation.

Dr Salah Ansari explains ‘even though schools of thought are varied in the Syllabi, they meet on the grounds of adopting conservative views towards women, exclusion from the wider society, and issues of gender equality.’

Read the full article here.