The Guardian view on policing protest: not a job for counter-terrorism
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Bracketing Extinction Rebellion with neo-Nazis is grotesque. A review of Prevent must now take place

Surprise will have been many people’s understandable reaction to learning that Extinction Rebellion, the environmentalist network, was listed by British counter-terrorism police alongside violent neo-Nazi and Islamist groups in a guide to “extremist ideologies”. The document, issued to schools, included instructions to look out for those who use “strong or emotive terms” when discussing climate...

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