TITLE

THE CONVEYOR BELT OF EXTREMISM

AUTHOR(S)
Malik, Shiv
PUB. DATE
July 2005
SOURCE
New Statesman;7/18/2005, Vol. 134 Issue 4749, p14
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on radical Islamist parties in Great Britain such as Hizb ut-Tahrir, which is one group among many seeking out young British Muslims for missions at home and abroad. The growth of extreme Islamist organisations in Britain; Comments of a former member of Hizb; How Hizb, which is banned in countries throughout the world, operates with impunity in Britain; Reference to radical preachers who offer a a violent vision; Hizb's actions and recruitment methods; Reasons why young British Muslims join such groups; View that radical Islamist parties are in touch with issues that affect second-and third-generation British Muslims; Efforts of Hizb to raise the group's profile; Novel methods used to recruit young Muslims.
ACCESSION #
17604352

 

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