Anjem Choudary

Farage Tells Fox News How To Combat ISIS

The Huffington Post UK | Paul vale | Posted 03.09.2014 | UK

NEW YORK -- Nigel Farage has called Britain a "Judeo-Christian country" that must "stand up" for its values if it is to counter the growing threat of ...

'Chillin' With My Homie Or What's Left Of Him'

Huffington Post UK | Posted 14.08.2014 | UK

A British rapper who left his home in London to fight with ISIS in Syria has posted a picture of himself apparently holding aloft the severed head of ...

'Insidious' TV Debate Links Immigration To Lee Rigby Killing

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 18.02.2014 | UK

Radical preacher Anjem Choudary, the leader of the now banned Islam4UK, said "there will be other Lee Rigbys" during a heated debate on immigration. ...

Muslim Vigilante Who Terrorised East London Given Asbo

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 14.02.2014 | UK

A Muslim convert who took part in vigilante patrols around the capital and called for 'Sharia state' in the UK has been barred from preaching in publi...

BBC Defends Anjem Choudary Interview

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 21.12.2013 | UK

The BBC is standing firm over its controversial decision to invite extremist Anjem Choudary onto the Today programme in the aftermath of the Woolwich ...

The Pantomime Villain: Anjem Choudary Invited on BBC Radio 4 Today

Imran Awan | Posted 19.02.2014 | UK
Imran Awan

Terrorism is a disease and we need to find a cure for it, but we need to start this process by engaging with serious people who can make a difference to the counter extremist narrative and not invite the likes of Choudary or organisations such as Quilliam who do not speak for British Muslims.

Backlash After Hate Preacher Given Prime Today Programme Slot

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 25.01.2014 | UK

The BBC is facing a backlash after handing hate preacher Anjem Choudary the prime interview slot on the flagship Today programme. The former leader...

Muslim Group Plans London March Against Alcohol

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 12.12.2013 | UK

A group of Muslim extremists plan to hold an anti-alcohol demonstration has been dismissed as a stunt. Members of The Shariah Project, believed to ...

Asbos For Extremists

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 04.12.2013 | UK

The government has been warned against "stigmatising" Muslims after announcing a new crackdown on extremism. Ministers want to hand out asbos to da...

Jessica Elgot

'Stop Laughing At Anjem Choudary' | Jessica Elgot | Posted 25.11.2013 | UK

The bellicose Muslim extremist Anjem Choudary, whose outrageous demonstrations and pronouncements often earn him more than his due in the media, is no...

An Open Letter to The Sun Over Ramadan

Sunder Katwala | Posted 02.09.2013 | UK
Sunder Katwala

Dear David Dinsmore, congratulations on your recent appointment as editor of The Sun. I wish you success in leading a newspaper which has such an important voice in our national public debates. I am writing to you about a factual error in The Sun's front-page story "Ramadan a Ding-Dong".

Call To Overturn US 'Anti-Islam Hate' Bloggers Ban

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 27.06.2013 | UK

More than 2,000 people have signed a petition to overturn the Home Secretary's ban on two "anti-Muslim hate group" leaders who had intended to fly fro...

Banned Preacher Backs New Muslim Protection Squad

The Huffington Post UK | Jessica Elgot | Posted 26.06.2013 | UK

Extremist preacher Anjem Choudary has lent his support to a new Muslim protection group, the Islamic Emergency Defence, with an emergency phoneline to...

Radical Cleric Under Constant Observation, Says Met Police

PA | Posted 04.06.2013 | UK

Scotland Yard is closely watching radical cleric Anjem Choudary to see if his proclamations break the law, one of the force's most senior officers has...

Time for an Honest Conversation

Ajmal Masroor | Posted 31.07.2013 | UK Politics
Ajmal Masroor

Anjem Choudary does not have a job, receives state benefits to support his family, and spends his time spouting all sorts of rubbish including his hatred for this country, his desire to take money from the non-Muslims, his declaration of global Jihad against everyone, and his glorification of violence and death. Why is Anjem Choudary still freely walking our streets?

Nick Clegg: Banning Extremists From TV Would Make Them 'Heroes'

The Huffington Post UK | Ned Simons | Posted 30.05.2013 | UK Politics

Banning extremists from television would only and increase their influence, Nick Clegg has said. "If you try and brush people under the carpet what...

Mehdi Hasan

Plans To Tackle Extremism Are A 'Waste Of Time' | Mehdi Hasan | Posted 28.05.2013 | UK Politics

One of the world's leading terrorism experts has branded the government's proposals to muzzle Islamist hate preachers and crack down on violent extrem...

BNP Plans Woolwich 'Crusade'

Alistair Barbour | Posted 24.07.2013 | UK Politics
Alistair Barbour

The likes of the BNP never do anything altruistically. They see only an opening to spread division and distrust. They believe all publicity is good publicity, this is all the death of this poor young man is; publicity.

Should We Ban Anjem Choudary And Tommy Robinson From The TV?

The Huffington Post UK | Tom Moseley | Posted 27.05.2013 | UK

Campaign group Liberty has warned against a broadcast ban on hate preacher Anjem Choudary. Shami Chakrabarti said politicians had to be "very caref...

PICTURED: 'Woolwich Attacker' At Islamic Rally In 2007

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 24.05.2013 | UK

One of the men suspected of the brutal killing of Drummer Lee Rigby in Woolwich attended a rally led by controversial preacher Anjem Choudary, a new v...

Anjem Choudary: I Know Woolwich Murder Suspect

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 23.05.2013 | UK

Controversial preacher Anjem Choudary claims to know one of the Woolwich attack suspects, it has been reported. Choudary, former leader of the bann...

Hardline Islamists To Issue Fatwa On Malala, As She Is Declared An Apostate Of Islam

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 19.11.2012 | UK

Islamic radicalists based in Britain are reportedly preparing to issue a fatwa on Malala Yousafzai. According to controversial cleric Anjem Chouda...

Forget the Ban, the Best Response to Choudary and Co. is to Ignore Them

Alexander Meleagrou-Hitchens | Posted 12.01.2012 | UK Politics
Alexander Meleagrou-Hitchens

When Theresa May last week announced the recent ban on Muslims Against Crusades (MAC), the most recent offshoot of the Salafi-jihadi cult al-Muhajiroun, she made their day. Among the most exciting things that can happen to a fringe extremist cult is when they, however briefly, grab the attention of a senior government official which is then covered in the national press