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# 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 25,815 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 20,647 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 11,942 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 10,556 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 27,115 Views 57 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 42,374 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 21,880 Views 38 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 19,661 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 21,986 Views 77 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 11,740 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 10,305 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 19,316 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 34,327 Views 149 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 17,942 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 8,876 Views 57 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 32,311 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 16,367 Views 161 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 26,252 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 120 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 12,092 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 15,003 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 19,274 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 24,206 Views 86 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 51,932 Views 26 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 12,190 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 88 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 393 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 15,108 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 26,963 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 7,970 Views 57 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 25,246 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 236 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 90 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 15 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 226 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 9,885 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 9,813 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 5,078 Views 35 Comments

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

# extremism - Tuesday 16 July, 2013

Neo-Nazi linked to Breivik arrested amid fears of 'major terrorist act'
# France
# France

Neo-Nazi linked to Breivik arrested amid fears of 'major terrorist act'

Jul 16th 2013, 9:04 PM 7,418 Views 24 Comments

Kristian Vikernes, who is said to have been linked with Norwegian mass killer Anders Behring Breivik, was arrested by intelligence officers in France earlier today.

# extremism - Monday 17 June, 2013

Lisa McInerney: The loudest voices in pro-life camp discredit the civil ones
# Opinion
# Opinion

Lisa McInerney: The loudest voices in pro-life camp discredit the civil ones

Jun 17th 2013, 7:00 AM 232 Views 112 Comments

There is common ground to be found between pro-life and pro-choice people, writes Lisa McInerney, but plastic foetuses and death threats are eroding it.

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