Islamism

“Like the moon, every religion has a dark and a light side. The most enduring perversions of faith always claim scriptural authority”

The central challenge of our times is to build an alliance of thinkers and activists to overcome the ideas behind the global terrorist threat

From inner-city Paris to la France profonde, immigration has changed everything

“There is no nobler cause than the freedom of the press; but the more absolute that freedom is, the more ignoble may be the motives of those who avail themselves of it.”

After Paris and Brussels, Londoners need to wake up to the alarming reality of a capital in which Islamist enclaves are allowed to flourish

“The new Islamist Terror of the 21st century has so far exacted a global death toll at least in the hundreds of thousands, most of them civilians.”

‘Submission’ is a deeply unpleasant, dystopian novel, but something does ring true in this unlikely tale of an Islamist takeover in Paris

Why do we turn a blind eye to executions in Muslim states? After Paris, we must confront attempts to impose extreme versions of Islam in the West

Cultural amnesia is very hard to reverse

“I have known Maajid Nawaz since he came out of prison in Egypt a decade ago and we’ve both travelled a long way since, sometimes together, sometimes on opposite sides.”