Jenkins-Farr report

The MCB responds:  ‘Today the Government published its long-delayed and controversial review into the Muslim Brotherhood. At no point did the authors of the review nor representatives of the government seek to ascertain the Muslim Council of Britain’s position, even though it has made assertions that are untrue and without foundation  …  And yes, in this great democracy of ours, we have also critiqued government policy when it comes to terrorism, so that we can all confront the threat. The best defence against extremism surely is one where civil society groups and others can critique and at times disagree with government policy. The last time we checked, this country of ours is unlike dictatorships and autocracies elsewhere.  click here