Wolves in Sheep’s Clothing: How Islamist Extremists Exploit the UK Charitable Sector
“Charitable status is not a right, it is a privilege. The public correctly expect that charities should work for society, not against it."
The British taxpayer has handed over more than £6 million to charities that are currently, or have been in the past, used by extremists to further their radical agenda, according to this report.
The report’s case studies are illustrative – so £6 million is likely the tip of the iceberg.
The report finds that, despite more than a decade of attempts to improve regulations, a concerning number of UK-registered charities continue to fund and support extremism.
(Inc. UK P&P)