Counter Extremism from LGfL

ISIS focus

The expert in the following clips about the extremism espoused by ISIS (also known as ISIL or Daesh) is award-winning counter-extremism and women’s rights campaigner, author and commentator Sara Khan, who in January 2018 was appointed by the UK Government as Lead Commissioner for the newly created and independent Commission on Countering Extremism. Sara gives her own measured responses from many years of experience in the field. She offers information, insights and advice to help schools navigate this difficult area, explains how mainstream Islam and ISIS are worlds apart, and lays out principles that apply to all forms of extremism, including the far right.

Choose one of the following four sections (or click here to view ISIS and far right combined – recommended!):