A teenager who idolised the killers of Lee Rigby was arrested as he made his way to behead a British soldier, a court heard
More must be done to tackle online crime, and Facebook should cooperate. But expectations of pre-emptive screening of social media content to detect threats are fantasy. Suggestions of wide-scale, pre-emptive internet surveillance probably aren't nefarious, 'Orwellian' attempts to watch our every move; but they do misunderstand what's really possible when dealing with the internet.
One of the killers of Lee Rigby, Michael Adebolajo, has had the first stage of his appeal rejected - all at the cost of the
Memorial or Ideological Advertisement? Lee Rigby and What We Should Actually Remember About Soldiers
We're just over a week away from the first anniversary of the death of Lee Rigby. The soldier, wearing a Help for Heroes
Lee Rigby killer Michael Adebolajo has launched an appeal against his whole-life prison sentence for the murder which would
Asked to comment, Hundal told HuffPost UK: "I now plan to trim my beard more like a Sikh one, than a Muslim one." Mensch
The two Muslim fanatics who murdered soldier Lee Rigby will be sentenced at the Old Bailey today. Michael Adebolajo, 29, and
Less than a week ago, the family of a man killed in horrific circumstances had to relive their traumatic experiences. The relations and friends of Lee Rigby had been in the Old Bailey since the beginning of the trial of the men accused of murdering him, and one must hope that the guilty verdict delivered to his killers can go some way towards lessening the pain of his death.
On Thursday it was widely reported that Adebolajo's brother Jeremiah warned of more attacks to come. We can take measures like banning external preachers but this will do little to extinguish the ideas that drive such acts of violence and hate.
British Prime Minister, David Cameron, commented: "We have to redouble our efforts to confront the poisonous narrative of extremism and violence that lay behind this." Is Mr Cameron against violence? He supports wars abroad - they are most definitely violent, in a highly organised fashion. Does violence somehow change by location?