Brexit has 'fuelled extremism'

By Mark Conrad | 17 July 2018

Councils have intensified opposition to far right groups under the Home Office’s Prevent strategy amid indications the Brexit debate has fuelled cases of extremism, an expert has revealed.

In an interview with The MJ, Prevent strategy mentor Nigel Bromage said he was aware of examples in which the Brexit debate had featured in cases of potential far right extremism referred to the programme.

Want full article access?


Receive The MJ magazine each week and gain access to all the content on this website with a subscription.

Full website content includes additional, exclusive commentary and analysis on the issues affecting local government.

`

Already a subscriber? Login

Whitehall Brexit Cohesion
Top