Extremism


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Extremism

See also Fanaticism.
drys
advocates of Prohibition in America. [Am. Hist.: Allen, 41]
Jacobins
rabidly radical faction; principal perpetrators of Reign of Terror. [Fr. Hist.: EB, V: 494]
John Birch Society
rabid right-wing group ideologically similar to the Ku Klux Klan. [Am. Hist.: Van Doren, 576]
Ku Klux Klan (KKK)
group espousing white supremacy takes law into its own hands. [Am. Hist.: EB, V: 935]
McCarthy, Senator Joseph
(1909–1957) anti-Communist zeal frequently resulted in injustice. [Am. Hist.: Van Doren, 522]
Mikado of Japan, the
demands Ko-Ko execute one person a month. [Br. Opera: The Mikado, Magill I, 591–592]
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They have all recognized that violent and inhumane terrorist activities in the region, provoked by religious extremism, were causing outrage, the white paper said.
* Dr Alison Struthers from Warwick Law School is co-author of one of eight peer-reviewed papers published today by the Independent Commission for Countering Extremism
The independent Commission for Countering Extremism is today (31 July 2019) publishing eight peer-reviewed academic papers on the causes of extremism, extremism online, and approaches to countering extremism.
They are the first batch of the academic papers it commissioned in April on the Far Right, Islamism and other forms of extremism, drivers of extremism, online extremism and responses to extremism.
"Kenya is showing the way in pursuing cohesiveness and creating conditions where diverse people and can live and respect each other and stay alive to prevent manifestations of extremism, and in this the country has the full support of the UN," said Mr.
The idea of countering violent extremism (CVE) and preventing violent extremism (PVE) gained popularity in the years following the attack on the World Trade Centre on 9th of September, 2001.
In their speeches, the speakers stressed the need to evolve a strategy to counter violent extremism, suggesting that, along with the hard power, the elements of soft power should also be considered to achieve the objectives.
'One of the priorities of DILG is the protection of peace and safety of Filipino communities through the prevention of violent extremism. Now having GCERF as a partner towards the achievement of this goal further empowers our locales in addressing this issue,' Ano said.
Thanking the OIC officials and the UAE government, Hafiz Ashrafi said it was an honour to receive the prestigious award and dedicate it to ongoing struggle of Ulema and Mashaikh of Pakistan for annihilation of terrorism and extremism.
JEDDAH: Muslim countries' use of education to combat terror and extremism will be explored in a two-day conference organized by the Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC).
The study was conducted in Garissa, Mombasa, and Nairobi in April 2018 to assess the impact of violent extremism on the private sector and the role the sector can play in fighting it.
The project is fully funded by the British Government which puts prevention and the fight against violent extremism at the top of priorities.