“We want to move away from just challenging violent extremism. We now believe that we should challenge people who are against democracy and state institutions”, he said.
This document being processed by Whitehall is extending the scope of defining who is a terrorist suspect from Islamists to anybody who opposes 'state institutions'
The inevitability of Welfarism to Totalitarianism.
The Guardian has also learned of a separate secret Whitehall counterterrorism report advocating widening the definition of who is considered extremist. Not all in Whitehall agree with the proposals and one official source said plans to widen the definition were "incendiary" and could alienate Muslims, whose support in the counterterrorism effort is needed. There were also fears it could aid the far right.
Never mind lets concentrate on Eastenders and Jade Goody and pretend this is not happening.
Just heard Jackboot Jacqui on R4, if you do not respect 'our' shared values, you will be 'challenged'. I for one do not accept the values of these obscene Government where mendacity is the central value. I await to be challenged.