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British Islamists helped by TEACHERS' union undermine UK counter-terror scheme, study says

British Islamists helped by TEACHERS' union undermine UK counter-terror scheme, study says

Country: 
United Kingdom (UK)
News Date: 
06/10/2016
Sharia Watch
Summary: 

An organised campaign , a policy paper from cross-party think tank the Henry Jackson Society (HJS) found. The groups have been claiming Prevent only targets Muslims, which has had a damaging effect as it has gained footholds in schools, universities, local councils and politics, the report released today says. Prevent was developed as part of Britain's counter-terrorism policy to "respond to the ideological challenge of terrorism" and to "prevent people from being drawn into terrorism".