to target Muslims and ethnic minorities, an official report has found. The Commission for Countering Extremism said some groups “distort the truth to persuade their audience to adopt ... hateful attitudes”. The research examined protests sparked
Far-right activists are exploiting concerns about the safety of women and children
by a woman claiming she was gang raped by Middle Eastern migrants in Sunderland. It found that prominent far-right figures like Tommy Robinson used rallies to spread “anti-Muslim agendas” and that the government’s response was “slow and unfocused”.