On solidarity and strategy against Prevent

The UK counter-terrorism police recently released an official 12-page guide to “Safeguarding young people and adults from ideological extremism”. Filled with “warning signs” pertaining to a broad range of “ideological extremisms”, the guide encourages referring individuals to Prevent if they are seen to display any of the behaviours listed. Counter-terrorism and counter-extremism have long been

Anti-Fascist Network: National Action ban isn’t a positive development

Following Monday’s government ban on National Action, the neo-Nazi former youth wing of the BNP, anti-fascists are warning that the measure won’t make a dent in the rise of far-right activity — but opens the door to similar measures against all political dissent. National Action, which worked under the slogan “Death to traitors, freedom for Britain,” infamously