Anjem Choudary

Is jailing Anjem Choudary the best idea?

19 August 2016 12:07

Don’t let off your celebratory party poppers just yet! Anjem Choudary may be facing jail, but he is a slippery…

Why did the BBC give a platform to Anjem Choudary?

17 August 2016 8:12

Anjem Choudary’s arrogance eventually led to his downfall. He was convinced he could stay one step ahead of the authorities…

It’s a bad day for Anjem Choudary – and a good day for secular law

16 August 2016 18:10

So farewell then Anjem Choudary.  At least for a few years.  Britain’s biggest loudmouth Islamist has finally been convicted in…

David Cameron has given his best speech yet on tackling Islamic extremism

20 July 2015 18:01

The Prime Minister’s Birmingham speech on radicalisation and Muslim communities in the UK given earlier today is a rather important…

A British policeman shouldn’t take orders from a radical Islamist preacher

23 June 2015 16:58

Each year Anjem Choudary earns more in benefits than a soldier does starting off in our armed forces. This is…

Isis are dogs; pet the dogs, kill the terrorists and defend moderate Islam

31 October 2014 12:38

Malaysian pharmacist Syed Azmi has emerged from hiding to apologise for organising ‘I Want to Touch a Dog’ earlier in…

Why are we paying more benefits to Islamist preachers than our own soldiers?

25 September 2014 14:27

‘We need new laws’ is a phrase most often heard from people who haven’t much bothered to investigate whether laws…

20% of all terrorist convictions in this country can be linked back to Anjem Choudary's al-Muhajiroun network. Picture: Getty

Jane Austen! Why can’t we have Anjem Choudary on the new ten pound note?

25 June 2013 17:18

I see that they have gone for Jane Austen as the face of the new ten pound note, after a…

20% of all terrorist convictions in this country can be linked back to Anjem Choudary's al-Muhajiroun network. Picture: Getty

It’s time for MI5 to abandon the disastrous ‘clerical honeypot’ strategy

30 May 2013 18:13

Douglas Murray has an important piece in this week’s Spectator looking at the stultifying political culture around counterterrorism. Civil servants…

The View from 22 — Theresa May’s terrorist trap, Universal Credit in crisis and saving the British Museum

30 May 2013 8:35

How will Theresa May deal with the calls to tackle Islamism in the wake of the Woolwich murder? In this…