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Podcast: The Rise of Extremism at Cheltenham Science Festival 2018

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The UK has seen a sharp rise in both far-right and Islamist violence, from hate-crime to devastating attacks that have claimed innocent lives. How much do we know about the psychology of extremism, and what are the triggers that put people at risk? Barrister Hashi Mohamed joins far-right extremism specialist Vidhya Ramalingam and terrorism expert Andrew Silke, as they examine the common characteristics of extremist behaviour and consider how we might better respond to and prevent radicalisation.

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