In conversation with headteacher Ibrahim Hewitt, Quilliam Chairman Maajid Nawaz appears on BBC’s Newsnight to discuss how best we can counter extremism in schools and what should or should not be taught to children.
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Maajid Nawaz joins David Dimbleby for BBC Question Time with Theresa Villiers, Vernon Coaker, John O’ Dowd, Ian Paisley Jnr and Peter Tatchell in Belfast. Watch here
RADICAL: MY JOURNEY FROM ISLAMIST TO EXTREMIST TO A DEMOCRATIC AWAKENING
Maajid Nawaz’s critically acclaimed autobiography is now available to pre order as an Ebook. Click image to order.
Maajid Nawaz talks to CNNs Anderson cooper about missed opportunities and how we can target the signs of radicalisation.
Watch Naajid Nawaz, Chairman of the Quilliam foundation talk about the signs of radicalisation on Anderson coopers 360 here
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Maajid Nawaz joins Andrew Neil on ‘This Week’ to discuss his take on the motivations behind the Boston Bombings
In his newly-published autobiography, “Radical: my journey from Islamist extremism to a democratic awakening”, Maajid Nawaz, chairman of the British counter-extremism think tank Quilliam Foundation, recounts his transformation from being a member of an extremist party to founding one of the world’s first counter-extremism organisations.
Nawaz began as a member and leader in Hizb ut-Tahrir — a party calling for the establishment of an Islamic caliphate — then abandoned his radical ideas in an Egyptian prison before returning to Britain to combat the same ideology he had previously worked to spread.
Al-Shorfa spoke to Nawaz about his personal journey and his views on al-Qaeda, the Taliban and extremism. (more…)