• Articles

  • Radicalized – Peter Neumann

    Abdul-Azim Ahmed 6 December 2016

    Walking into my local Waterstone’s on one Saturday, I was greeted by an extensive display of books all about terrorism.… read more

  • Terror and Natural Law

    Jonathan Milevsky 6 December 2016

    In my prayers on Yom Kippur a few weeks ago, I included a plea for no more terror attacks around… read more

  • The Collusion between New Atheism and Neoconservatism’s Counter Terror Industry

    Abdul-Azim Ahmed 12 February 2016

    An old Welsh fable from the Mabinogion tells the story of Bran the Blessed, the giant King of Britain, who… read more

  • David Cameron

    Rethinking Radicalisation

    Abdul-Azim Ahmed 13 May 2015

    There is a theory popularised by the Quilliam Foundation that becoming a terrorist is like stepping onto a conveyor belt.… read more

  • Faithwashing ISIS

    Abdul-Azim Ahmed 20 February 2015

    Abdul-Azim Ahmed argues we need to see ISIS in the cold light of day, and not the heated rhetoric of… read more

  • Understanding Radicalisation: Expert Interview with Dr Matthew Francis

    On Religion Team 18 November 2014

    Dr Matthew Francis is Senior Research Associate at Lancaster University on the Global Uncertainties: Ideology, Decision-making and Uncertainty project. This… read more

  • Understanding Radicalisation: Expert Interview with Dr Mark Sedgwick

    On Religion Team 18 November 2014

    Dr. Sedgwick is currently an associate professor of Arab history, culture and society in the Department of the Study of… read more

  • Dr Matthew Feldman

    Expert Interview: The Far-Right

    On Religion Team 28 April 2014

    On Religion speaks to Dr Matthew Feldman,  expert on the contemporary far-right in the UK. Could you tell us a… read more

  • Britain’s Shameful Secret

    Lucy Smith 26 November 2013

    The Beatles. Doctor Who. Hugh Laurie. Just some of the UK’s most famous exports, and all things to be proud… read more

  • Woolwich

    The Media is Putting Lives At Risk

    Abdul-Azim Ahmed 23 May 2013

    Following Wednesday’s horrific attack, the Muslim Council of Britain wasted no time in condemning the attacks as barbaric and completely… read more