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October 4, 2017

Students invite radical Islamic speakers to over 110 events in a year despite the Government’s terror crackdown

Radical Islamic speakers have been invited to more than 100 events hosted by student societies over the past year despite a government crackdown.
A new report reveals the speakers were invited to speak to undergraduates at elite institutions including Oxford, Warwick …

Posted in Extremism, News Coverage, United Kingdom

School of Oriental and African Studies hosted more extreme speakers in past year than any other university, report finds

The School of Oriental and African Studies (Soas) has hosted more extreme speakers and events in the past academic year than any other university in the country, a new report has found.
The prestigious London university, which is well-known for its …

Posted in Extremism, News Coverage, United Kingdom

New Report: Top UK Universities Hosting Islamists Who Praise Terrorist Groups, Bash Jews and Israel

Major British universities are hosting Islamist speakers with a history of endorsing terrorist groups, demonizing Jews, and defaming Israel, a London-based think tank has found.
While the majority of universities in the UK are living up to requirements outlined by the …

Posted in Extremism, News Coverage, United Kingdom

REPORT: More than 100 Extremist Speakers Invited to British Universities

British universities hosted 110 events featuring extremist speakers in the last academic year, 2016/17, with the highest proportion taking place in London institutions, a report has found.
The extremist events listed were overwhelmingly organised by Islamic societies and groups and speakers …

Posted in Extremism, News Coverage, United Kingdom

Britain’s universities are ‘fertile ground’ for hate speech

Britain’s top universities are fertile ground for hate speech, says a think tank that ranks SOAS as the top venue for extremist lectures.
Universities in the UK hosted more than 100 events featuring an extremist speaker last year despite official claims …

Posted in Global, News Coverage, United Kingdom

Extremist Speakers Have a Free Run at British Universities and Antisemitism Is Rife at Events, New Report Finds

A detailed report on “Extreme speakers and events” in the 2016-17 academic year has revealed a plethora of antisemitic extremist speakers being given platforms in British universities. Of the 112 separate extremist events mentioned in the report, 50 events included the hosting …

Posted in News Coverage, United Kingdom
October 2, 2017

Priti Patel pledges millions to fight slavery as she brands trafficking ‘like terrorism’

Priti Patel today backed the Evening Standard investigation into modern slavery — and pledged millions to help tackle it.
In an exclusive interview with the Evening Standard, the International Development Secretary stressed the urgency of the investigation as she compared it …

Posted in News Coverage, Terrorism & Security, United Kingdom
September 29, 2017

School of Oriental and African Studies hosted more extreme speakers in past year than any other university, report finds

By Richard Black.
The School of Oriental and African Studies (Soas) has hosted more extreme speakers and events in the past academic year than any other university in the country, a new report has found.
The prestigious London university, which is well-known …

Posted in Extremism, News Coverage
September 28, 2017

The Trump Administration’s North Korea Strategy

Understanding the current iteration of the two-decade long North Korean crisis is not easy. It is, for what of a better word, complicated. Furthermore, the fact is that it has finally imploded while Donald  Trump is President. “Of all the …

Posted in Global, News Coverage
September 20, 2017

British PM May Seeks to Reassure Japan Amid Brexit Worries

British Prime Minister Theresa May is doing her best to patch up the relationship with Japan, following the shock caused by Brexit.
Her recent landmark trip to the country was part of a campaign to maintain trade and encourage Japanese companies …

Posted in Asia, Japan, News Coverage

Brexit negotiations: UK ‘in strong position’ as it’s the most capable country in the EU

BRITAIN is negotiating Brexit from a position of strength because it is the most capable country in the EU, a detailed study revealed.
On a range of 35 criteria it comes second in the world only to the United States, said …

Posted in Global, News Coverage, United Kingdom

Leading think tank says Britain will THRIVE post Brexit

A LEADING think tank has revealed that Britain is set to THRIVE post-Brexit.
New research from the Henry Jackson society suggests that the UK is well positioned to strike trade deals with the world and become a ‘Global Britain’.
Sir Malcolm Rifkind who was …

Posted in Global, News Coverage, United Kingdom

Britain beats Europe in global power index

The UK is the most geopolitically capable country in Europe according to a new report on global power.
Britain beat France, Germany and Russia on world power rankings which measured economics, technological prowess, military strength and cultural prestige.
Globally the UK came second …

Posted in Global, News Coverage, United Kingdom

Ignore the pessimists – Britain is still a major power and Brexit was the decision of a confident people

With a land area of less than 250,000 square kilometres, we frequently hear that Britain is a very small country, nothing more than a rainy little island located off the coast of north-western Europe. As Simon Kuper writes for The Financial Times: “Britain …

Posted in Global, News Coverage, United Kingdom

BREAKING: Britain MOST INFLUENTIAL country in Europe – report reveals

A new report has sensationally revealed that the United Kingdom is the most influential country in Europe, coming second worldwide only to the United States of America.
This is huge news at a time when the great and the powerful inside …

Posted in Global, News Coverage, United Kingdom

GREAT BRITAIN INDEED: Britain is the second most ‘powerful’ country in the world beating Russia, India and France, experts reveal

Dr Alan Mendoza found that the British economy, technology and military kept the UK ahead of all other countries apart from the US
BRITAIN is second only to the US as the most “geopolitically powerful” country in the world despite Brexit …

Posted in Global, News Coverage, United Kingdom

Brexit Britain ‘wields most influence in Europe and is second only to US worldwide’

Britain wields the most geopolitical influence in Europe and is in a “remarkably strong” position to mould its own destiny after Brexit, a think tank has said, as its director hit out at “doom and gloom” displayed by pro-Remain campaigners.
In its “Audit …

Posted in Global, News Coverage, United Kingdom

UK is now the second largest global power, claims think tank as it rejects the ‘doom and gloom’ around Brexit

Britain is the most influential power in Europe and second only to the US around the world, a think tank concludes today.
The Henry Jackson Society rejects the ‘doom and gloom’ around Brexit and finds that the UK remains a ‘leading global power …

Posted in Global, News Coverage, United Kingdom

New study ranks Britain ‘second most powerful country in the world’

New research by a geopolitical think-tank makes the case that Britain is second only to the United States as a global power.
According to the Henry Jackson Society, their new report ‘Towards a Global Britain: Challenging the new narratives of national decline’ sets …

Posted in Global, News Coverage, United Kingdom

RANKED: The 8 most geopolitically powerful countries in the world, 2017

Despite the uncertainty, the US has retained its position as the most geopolitically powerful nation in the world, according to Henry Jackson Society (HJS), which has released the latest edition of its “Audit of Geopolitical Capability: A Comparison of Eight …

Posted in Global, News Coverage, United Kingdom

Britain second ‘most powerful country in the world’ and in ‘strong’ position post-Brexit

BRITAIN is the second most powerful country in the world second only to the US, according to think tank.
In a study conducted by the Henry Jackson Society, Britain’s economic power, technological prowess, military strength and cultural prestige means that the UK is …

Posted in Global, News Coverage, United Kingdom

Yvette Cooper says delays removing reported content are ‘unacceptable’

YouTube under fire after neo-Nazi and Taliban videos found on site despite being flagged
Extremist footage posted by Islamists and neo-Nazis remains online despite pledges from the world’s largest internet companies to remove it, a study has found.
Research carried out by the Henry …

Posted in CRT, CRT News Coverage, News Coverage, Spotlight

YOUTUBE DANGER Extremist videos promoting violence STILL widely available on YouTube despite Google’s promises to clean up dangerous content

An investigation has discovered more than 120 videos made by pro-Islamists and far-right activists are still available for internet users to view. MORE than 120 extremist videos were STILL widely available on YouTube last night despite being flagged as dangerous, …

Posted in CRT, CRT News Coverage, News Coverage

Youtube criticised as videos supporting Hitler and Taliban remain online

Online video giant YouTube has been condemned for failing to take down extremist content including films praising Adolf Hitler and Taliban propaganda.
An extensive study of Islamist and far-right extremist material shared on the website found more than 120 videos were …

Posted in CRT, CRT News Coverage, News Coverage, Spotlight
September 17, 2017

Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson References our Geopolitical Capability Audit in Major Brexit Statement

My vision for a bold, thriving Britain enabled by Brexit.
My friends, I must report that there are at least some people who are woefully underestimating this country. They think Brexit isn’t going to happen. There are some media observers – …

Posted in Global, News Coverage, Spotlight, United Kingdom
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