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#extremism

# extremism - Tuesday 24 August, 2021

Promotion of extremism, racism and hatred 'widespread' on TikTok, report warns
# Content Warning
# Content Warning

Promotion of extremism, racism and hatred 'widespread' on TikTok, report warns

Aug 24th 2021, 5:31 PM 12,071 Views 0 Comments

Irish TikTok creators mocked George Nkencho and celebrated racist reactions to his death.

Proud Boys leader who burned Black Lives Matter banner sentenced to five months in jail
# Washington DC
# Washington DC

Proud Boys leader who burned Black Lives Matter banner sentenced to five months in jail

Aug 24th 2021, 11:30 AM 14,711 Views 0 Comments

Enrique Tarrio told the court he was “profusely” sorry for his actions.

# extremism - Wednesday 2 October, 2019

Isis views Ireland as 'somewhere to fundraise rather than attack'
# Prison
# Prison

Isis views Ireland as 'somewhere to fundraise rather than attack'

Oct 2nd 2019, 12:26 PM 26,433 Views 52 Comments

Five people are serving prison sentences in Ireland for convictions related to Islamist extremism offences, according to a new report.

# extremism - Sunday 11 August, 2019

Norway mosque shooting being treated as 'attempted act of terror'
# Oslo
# Oslo

Norway mosque shooting being treated as 'attempted act of terror'

Aug 11th 2019, 5:10 PM 20,674 Views 32 Comments

Only three people were inside the mosque at the time of the attack.

# extremism - Tuesday 7 May, 2019

Opinion: 'Our apathy is the single greatest tool that vicious political groups will seek to weaponise as we head into the European election'
# Opinion
# Opinion

Opinion: 'Our apathy is the single greatest tool that vicious political groups will seek to weaponise as we head into the European election'

May 7th 2019, 7:00 AM 12,038 Views 64 Comments

So far Ireland has rejected the toxic political rhetoric of far-right nationalism and Euroscepticism – but elsewhere in Europe that populist dogma is spreading, writes Benjamin Moore.

# extremism - Wednesday 20 March, 2019

Jacinda Ardern calls for global fight against racism and right-wing extremism
# New Zealand
# New Zealand

Jacinda Ardern calls for global fight against racism and right-wing extremism

Mar 20th 2019, 8:32 AM 10,583 Views 0 Comments

The main suspect in last week’s terror attack made a white power gesture as he appeared in court.

# extremism - Saturday 17 March, 2018

‘We're not talking about this enough': Ireland warned to take action against radicalisation
# Integration
# Integration

‘We're not talking about this enough': Ireland warned to take action against radicalisation

Mar 17th 2018, 6:00 AM 27,322 Views 58 Comments

An expert has said better integration of asylum seekers and refugees must play a role in this process.

# extremism - Thursday 15 March, 2018

'I want to join ISIS': How big a problem is radicalisation in Ireland?
# Extremism
# Extremism

'I want to join ISIS': How big a problem is radicalisation in Ireland?

Mar 15th 2018, 12:05 AM 42,616 Views 75 Comments

The number of people who have radical or extreme Islamic views here varies from a handful to over 100, depending on who you ask.

# extremism - Tuesday 13 March, 2018

Why does a person become radicalised? That's the million dollar question
# Terrorism
# Terrorism

Why does a person become radicalised? That's the million dollar question

Mar 13th 2018, 8:15 PM 22,194 Views 35 Comments

We speak to experts and a young man who wanted to travel to Syria.

# extremism - Monday 12 March, 2018

Reported for simply speaking Arabic? How Manchester is recovering from a terror attack
# Prevent
# Prevent

Reported for simply speaking Arabic? How Manchester is recovering from a terror attack

Mar 12th 2018, 7:00 PM 19,699 Views 122 Comments

What Ireland can learn from Manchester about radicalisation and Islamophobia.

How we're responding to the greatest crisis of our generation
# Radical Pathways
# Radical Pathways

How we're responding to the greatest crisis of our generation

Mar 12th 2018, 8:30 AM 22,135 Views 73 Comments

Exploring integration and extremism in the context of the refugee crisis.

# extremism - Wednesday 29 November, 2017

Theresa May says Trump's retweets of Britain First were 'wrong' - but he's still welcome to visit
# Britain First
# Britain First

Theresa May says Trump's retweets of Britain First were 'wrong' - but he's still welcome to visit

Nov 29th 2017, 9:23 PM 11,749 Views 118 Comments

A Trump spokesperson says that whether the videos are accurate or not is unimportant.

# extremism - Saturday 19 August, 2017

A new generation of white nationalist groups flourish under Trump
# Extremism
# Extremism

A new generation of white nationalist groups flourish under Trump

Aug 19th 2017, 7:00 AM 10,329 Views 33 Comments

Analysts say theses groups may have members in the tens of thousands and tacit supporters in the hundreds of thousands.

# extremism - Saturday 1 July, 2017

Gardaí monitoring a number of people using Facebook who are attempting to radicalise people
# Blocked And Reported
# Blocked And Reported

Gardaí monitoring a number of people using Facebook who are attempting to radicalise people

Jul 1st 2017, 12:05 AM 19,343 Views 114 Comments

A number of pages have been removed in the last two weeks.

# extremism - Tuesday 6 June, 2017

Imam says extremists are targeting 'vulnerable' young Muslims in Ireland
# Radicalistion
# Radicalistion

Imam says extremists are targeting 'vulnerable' young Muslims in Ireland

Jun 6th 2017, 1:33 PM 34,559 Views 160 Comments

The chair of the Irish Muslim Peace and Integration Council has said people who have been radicalised “need professional help”.

# extremism - Sunday 21 May, 2017

'Drive them out of your community' - Trump delivers message to the Islamic world on extremism
# Saudi Speech
# Saudi Speech

'Drive them out of your community' - Trump delivers message to the Islamic world on extremism

May 21st 2017, 5:29 PM 17,959 Views 79 Comments

Donald Trump was delivering a much anticipated speech in Saudi Arabia.

# extremism - Friday 10 March, 2017

Extremist who called Jewish people 'subhuman animals' jailed in London
# Hate Crime
# Hate Crime

Extremist who called Jewish people 'subhuman animals' jailed in London

Mar 10th 2017, 5:33 PM 8,918 Views 58 Comments

Lawrence Burns has been sentenced to four years in prison.

# extremism - Monday 27 February, 2017

German hostage beheaded by Islamist militants in the Philippines
# Jurgen Kantner
# Jurgen Kantner

German hostage beheaded by Islamist militants in the Philippines

Feb 27th 2017, 12:20 PM 32,365 Views 83 Comments

“Up to the last moment, many sectors including the Armed Forces exhausted all efforts to save his life,” a spokesperson said.

# extremism - Friday 13 January, 2017

'Integration means you are Syrian and now you're Irish as well'
# Integration
# Integration

'Integration means you are Syrian and now you're Irish as well'

Jan 13th 2017, 6:30 AM 16,435 Views 159 Comments

A welcome reception for Syrian refugees is being held in Blanchardstown today.

# extremism - Tuesday 14 June, 2016

Islamist guerillas behead hostage in the Philippines
# Extremism
# Extremism

Islamist guerillas behead hostage in the Philippines

Jun 14th 2016, 10:46 AM 26,326 Views 108 Comments

The Abu Sayyaf, a small group of Islamic militants, killed the man.

# extremism - Saturday 28 May, 2016

'It is not enough to scoff at the rise of extremism, it needs to be stopped'
# Opinion
# Opinion

'It is not enough to scoff at the rise of extremism, it needs to be stopped'

May 28th 2016, 8:15 AM 257 Views 131 Comments

The rise of the extremist right is more insidious and worrying, writes Aaron McKenna.

# extremism - Wednesday 13 April, 2016

Man suspected of arming Paris supermarket jihadist arrested in Spain
# Fake Papers
# Fake Papers

Man suspected of arming Paris supermarket jihadist arrested in Spain

Apr 13th 2016, 4:13 PM 12,128 Views 14 Comments

Antoine Denevi, a 27-year-old from a small town in northern France, was detained yesterday.

# extremism - Tuesday 12 April, 2016

Bono urges US lawmakers to view foreign aid as national security
# Violent Extremism
# Violent Extremism

Bono urges US lawmakers to view foreign aid as national security

Apr 12th 2016, 10:52 PM 15,027 Views 81 Comments

The U2 frontman said he understands the financial stress countries are under as they debate how much aid to give.

# extremism - Friday 27 November, 2015

Radical Islamist preacher Anjem Choudary put back in jail for breaching his bail
# Islamic Extremism
# Islamic Extremism

Radical Islamist preacher Anjem Choudary put back in jail for breaching his bail

Nov 27th 2015, 10:09 PM 19,285 Views 0 Comments

He faces a trial in January.

# extremism - Tuesday 4 August, 2015

Israel rounds up Jewish extremists after Palestinian baby is burned to death
# West Bank
# West Bank

Israel rounds up Jewish extremists after Palestinian baby is burned to death

Aug 4th 2015, 11:59 PM 24,316 Views 89 Comments

The men are being held using detention laws usually reserved for Palestinians.

# extremism - Sunday 31 May, 2015

A fateful Paris shopping trip, and the death that rocked France
# Clement Meric
# Clement Meric

A fateful Paris shopping trip, and the death that rocked France

May 31st 2015, 10:00 PM 52,044 Views 30 Comments

18-year-old anti-fascist college student Clément Meric was killed on the streets of Paris two years ago.

# extremism - Sunday 25 January, 2015

Jihad.info: The site set up by a Muslim cleric to counter the "facade" of ISIS
# Dublin
# Dublin

Jihad.info: The site set up by a Muslim cleric to counter the "facade" of ISIS

Jan 25th 2015, 8:15 AM 12,202 Views 42 Comments

Between 25 and 30 Irish people have travelled to the areas where ISIS is now active in recent years.

# extremism - Friday 23 January, 2015

Opinion: An alliance between secular and religious people would defeat extremism
# BALANCING ACT
# BALANCING ACT

Opinion: An alliance between secular and religious people would defeat extremism

Jan 23rd 2015, 12:00 PM 95 Views 84 Comments

Defeating religious extremism cannot be left one group alone – we’re in this together.

# extremism - Sunday 18 January, 2015

Opinion: Learning from the Paris bloodshed – the need for an intercultural Ireland
# Understanding Our World
# Understanding Our World

Opinion: Learning from the Paris bloodshed – the need for an intercultural Ireland

Jan 18th 2015, 12:00 PM 434 Views 199 Comments

Irish sports clubs, and in particular the GAA, have been immeasurable helpful in warmly welcoming young people from diverse backgrounds.

# extremism - Monday 12 January, 2015

New Charlie Hebdo will feature caricatures of the Prophet Mohammed
# Act Of Defiance
# Act Of Defiance

New Charlie Hebdo will feature caricatures of the Prophet Mohammed

Jan 12th 2015, 4:36 PM 15,126 Views 140 Comments

The magazine’s front page will be released this evening.

Explainer: What is Boko Haram and why can't Nigeria stop them?
# Explainer
# Explainer

Explainer: What is Boko Haram and why can't Nigeria stop them?

Jan 12th 2015, 3:15 PM 27,039 Views 39 Comments

The group killed over 2,000 people last week.

Pope on Paris attacks: People become 'enslaved to deviant forms of religion'
# Extremism
# Extremism

Pope on Paris attacks: People become 'enslaved to deviant forms of religion'

Jan 12th 2015, 10:19 AM 7,987 Views 58 Comments

Pope Francis’ comments come as France’s deploys up to 10,000 security services to prevent further attacks.

# extremism - Saturday 10 January, 2015

Brother of murdered French policeman: Do not confuse extremists with Muslims
# Je Suis Ahmed
# Je Suis Ahmed

Brother of murdered French policeman: Do not confuse extremists with Muslims

Jan 10th 2015, 6:08 PM 25,260 Views 305 Comments

Malek Merabet also chided the media for using footage of his brother’s killing.

# extremism - Tuesday 16 December, 2014

'I'll Ride With You': A blueprint for how we should deal with terrorism
# Australia
# Australia

'I'll Ride With You': A blueprint for how we should deal with terrorism

Dec 16th 2014, 1:00 PM 266 Views 60 Comments

Yesterday’s gesture by a Sydney commuter was an extraordinary show of solidarity and humanity – showing what differentiates us is negligible in comparison to what unites us.

# extremism - Sunday 24 August, 2014

Opinion: The killing and imprisonment of journalists should concern us all
# Opinion
# Opinion

Opinion: The killing and imprisonment of journalists should concern us all

Aug 24th 2014, 8:30 AM 120 Views 34 Comments

Worrying press arrests in Ferguson and the grisly murder of James Foley underlines it is in all of our interests to ensure journalists can report without fear.

# extremism - Friday 22 August, 2014

Opinion: 'I ate leaves and grass to stay alive' – Iraqi families pushed from their homes by ISIS
# Iraq
# Iraq

Opinion: 'I ate leaves and grass to stay alive' – Iraqi families pushed from their homes by ISIS

Aug 22nd 2014, 8:00 AM 25 Views 5 Comments

Religious minorities who have been forcefully displaced by Islamic State extremists face an uncertain future.

# extremism - Tuesday 29 July, 2014

Opinion: 'Our children wake up crying in the night... Isis has stolen our lives'
# Iraq
# Iraq

Opinion: 'Our children wake up crying in the night... Isis has stolen our lives'

Jul 29th 2014, 2:05 PM 250 Views 129 Comments

Christian families in Mosul are being given four stark choices: convert to Islam, pay a tax for non-Muslims, leave the city, or have their heads cut off.

# extremism - Thursday 19 June, 2014

Attacks on foreigners in Germany rise by 20%
# Xenophobia
# Xenophobia

Attacks on foreigners in Germany rise by 20%

Jun 19th 2014, 6:45 AM 9,896 Views 22 Comments

New figures show that there were 473 xenophobic attacks in 2013 – up from 393 the previous year.

# extremism - Thursday 19 December, 2013

Michael Adebolajo and Michael Adebowale convicted of Lee Rigby murder
# Lee Rigby
# Lee Rigby

Michael Adebolajo and Michael Adebowale convicted of Lee Rigby murder

Dec 19th 2013, 3:50 PM 9,836 Views 43 Comments

Rigby’s family said justice had been done, but “no amount of justice will bring Lee back”.

# extremism - Wednesday 9 October, 2013

139 arrested in China for 'spreading jihad'
# China
# China

139 arrested in China for 'spreading jihad'

Oct 9th 2013, 7:42 AM 5,101 Views 35 Comments

Beijing has warned of growing religious extremism in the western region of Xinjiang.

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