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#extremism

# extremism - This year 2022

Democracy in the US is ‘under assault’ by MAGA Republicans, Joe Biden says
# White House
# White House

Democracy in the US is ‘under assault’ by MAGA Republicans, Joe Biden says

Sep 2nd 2022, 7:23 AM 15,746 Views 37 Comments

The leader called Donald Trump and his allies an extremist threat to America and its future.

# extremism - Last year 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 12,078 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 14,719 Views 0 Comments

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

# extremism - All time

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 26,453 Views 52 Comments

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

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 20,678 Views 32 Comments

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

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 12,047 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.

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 10,591 Views 0 Comments

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

‘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 27,365 Views 57 Comments

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

'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 42,647 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.

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 22,249 Views 35 Comments

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

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 19,717 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 22,155 Views 73 Comments

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

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 11,757 Views 118 Comments

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

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 10,335 Views 33 Comments

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

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 19,351 Views 114 Comments

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

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 34,625 Views 149 Comments

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

'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 17,968 Views 79 Comments

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

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 8,944 Views 57 Comments

Lawrence Burns has been sentenced to four years in prison.

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 32,395 Views 83 Comments

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

'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 16,471 Views 159 Comments

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

Islamist guerillas behead hostage in the Philippines
# Extremism
# Extremism

Islamist guerillas behead hostage in the Philippines

Jun 14th 2016, 10:46 AM 26,345 Views 108 Comments

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

'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 266 Views 131 Comments

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

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 12,136 Views 14 Comments

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

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 15,036 Views 81 Comments

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

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 19,290 Views 0 Comments

He faces a trial in January.

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 24,323 Views 86 Comments

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

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 52,056 Views 30 Comments

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

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 12,218 Views 42 Comments

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

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 101 Views 84 Comments

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

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 458 Views 199 Comments

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

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 15,135 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 27,082 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 7,992 Views 57 Comments

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

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 25,269 Views 305 Comments

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

'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 277 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.

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 129 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.

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 31 Views 5 Comments

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

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 256 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.

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

Attacks on foreigners in Germany rise by 20%

Jun 19th 2014, 6:45 AM 9,900 Views 22 Comments

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

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 9,844 Views 43 Comments

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

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