Author Archives: Editorial Staff

Man arrested in Newcastle on suspicion of terrorism offences

POLICE have arrested a North-East man on suspicion of terrorism offences in a major operation.

Thanksgiving Message 2018

On this Thanksgiving holiday, Quilliam International takes a moment to share to our friends a message of appreciation and thankfulness. On behalf of all of our staff, Quilliam is thankful for our families, friends and supporters who remain steadfast against the fight against extremism in all its forms and who seek to create healthy and

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Murder in the name of Allah

This is a guest post by Susanna Craig I lay my cards on the table from the outset. I consider the term blasphemy to mean ‘the act of insulting or showing contempt or lack of reverence for God.’ And whilst I choose to not do this myself, as a believer, I believe that the Almighty

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Why conspiracy theories are not just a harmless joke

As October drew to a close, two acts of far-right terrorism took place on American soil. A pipe bomb was sent to the Jewish philanthropist George Soros, with further bombs posted to a series of prominent US liberals. Shortly afterwards, a lone gunman murdered 11 worshippers at a Pittsburgh synagogue. The prime suspects in each

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Tackling Misdirected Blame—Disavowing All Forms of Anti-Semitism

This is a cross post from Areo Magazine by Charleen Adams  It’s been almost two weeks since it happened. The US has had a midterm election. We’ve cast our votes in the hopes of a better future. We continue to grieve for those murdered and injured while celebrating life in a shulin Pittsburgh. But the gunman, with

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Asia Bibi: British imams join calls for UK to give asylum

Asia Bibi: British Imams (including Quilliam International’s, Head of Islamic Studies, Dr Usama Hasan) join calls for the UK to give her asylum.

Asia Bibi: British imams join calls for UK to give asylum

Three British imams have joined calls for the UK to offer asylum to Asia Bibi, the Pakistani Christian woman recently acquitted of blasphemy.

How not to solve Tunisia’s extremism problem

By silencing critics and expanding police powers, authorities are pushing Tunisian youths into extremism.

Three men guilty of Christmas Day terrorism plot in Melbourne

Men smile and give thumbs up as supreme court finds they conspired to target city landmarks in 2016.

CIA doctors considered using ‘truth serum’ on terror suspects

Medical staff was key to waterboarding and other interrogations following 9/11 attacks, newly declassified documents show.