More than 430 academics and activists sign statement calling for PREVENT review

More than 430 academics, activists and student union members have signed a joint statement calling for an independent review of the UK Government’s counter-terrorism PREVENT policy.

The following statement was published in The Guardian on Wednesday 10 February:

“We welcome the call for an independent review into Prevent made by the independent reviewer of the UK’s anti-terrorism laws, David Anderson QC, last week (Report, 3 February). One year ago the Prevent duty became statutory through the Counter-terrorism and Security Act 2015. This imposed a duty on public bodies to have “due regard to the need to prevent people from being drawn into terrorism”.

“As a wide cross-section of Muslim community activists, academics, lawyers and politicians warned, the duty has in practice charged teachers, doctors and other professionals with monitoring people’s religious and political views. This is undermining the very ethos and relationships of mutual trust and openness that are fundamental to education and our public services while endangering other legal rights and protections. It is eroding civil liberties and deepening discrimination against Muslims.

“Last year the Metropolitan police reported that hate crimes against Muslims were up 70%. We must recognise that government counter-terrorism policies like Prevent are helping to create this climate of hostility, sowing fear, division, mistrust and prejudice by reinforcing racist stereotypes, stigmatising Muslim communities and in effect encouraging ethnic profiling. Despite the fact that Muslims make up just 5% of the population, data from the National Police Chiefs Council shows that 67% of those referred for suspected “radicalisation” between 2007-2010 were Muslim, the figure was 56% between 2012-13.

“The reason for these figures is not that there is “a problem within Islam” but is rather due to a refusal to acknowledge the political causes of political violence. Muslims are instead treated as a suspect community. The result is that ill-defined concepts like “radicalisation” and “extremism” are applied in a circular and highly racialised manner. Thus politically engaged Muslim individuals and organisations including Cage, Mend and the IHRC are routinely attacked in the media.

“But Prevent and the Counter-Terrorism and Security Act have also narrowed the space for political dissent in many forms. Anti-fracking and other environmental activists, those campaigning for Palestinian rights, and even those opposing cuts and austerity have been monitored under what Liberty has referred to as the “biggest spying operation of all times”.

“Prevent is not making anyone safer. Instead it damages the fabric of trust in our society, silences Muslims and dissent, and institutionalises Islamophobia at a time when the far-right is gaining influence in many parts of Europe. It is the embodiment of the “radicalisation” of our supposedly liberal democratic governments themselves.

“We would go further than David Anderson and call on the government to take urgent action to repeal this legislation, and for all those working in affected sectors to make clear their opposition to this duty.”

To add your name on the list, email: [email protected] 

Signatories

  1. Baroness Jones of Moulsecoomb, Green Party member of the London Assembly
  2. Prof Arun Kundnani, New York University
  3. Dr Douglas Chalmers, President UCU Scotland
  4. Malia Bouattia, NUS Black Students’ Officer, Students Not Suspects
  5. Shelly Asquith, NUS Vice President Welfare
  6. Michael Mansfield QC
  7. Imran Khan & Partners Solicitors
  8. Sir Geoffrey Bindman, QC
  9. Hannah Dee, Defend the Right to Protest
  10. Omar Barghouti, Palestine Human Rights Advocate
  11. Yusuf Hassan, Vice President Student Affairs FOSIS
  12. Professor Gargi Bhattacharyya, University of East London
  13. Professor Karma Nabulsi, Oxford University
  14. Professor Adam Gearey, School of Law, Birkbeck College
  15. Professor Andrea Brady, School of English and Drama, Queen Mary University of London
  16. Professor Marie Breen-Smyth, University of Massachusetts and Visiting Professor, The Queen’s University of Belfast.
  17. Professor Richard Jackson, Professor of Peace Studies, University of Otago
  18. Professor Nadje Al-Ali, Professor of Gender Studies, SOAS University of London
  19. Professor Julian Petley, Professor of Screen Media, Brunel University London
  20. Peter Hallward, Professor of Modern European Philosophy, Kingston University.
  21. Professor Andrea Cornwall, Head of School, School of Global Studies, University of Sussex
  22. Professor Laleh Khalili, Professor of Middle East Politics, SOAS, University of London
  23. Professor Fiona Macmillan, Professor of Law, Birkbeck, University of London
  24. Professor Franco Vivaldi, Professor of Mathematics, Queen Mary University of London.
  25. Professor Stellan Vinthagen, Endowed Chair, University of Massachusetts Amherst
  26. Professor Debbie Epstein, Professor of Cultural Studies in Education, University of Roehampton (individual capacity)
  27. Professor Timon Screech, Professor of the History of Art, SOAS, University of London
  28. Professor Peter Fitzpatrick, Anniversary Professor of Law, School of Law, Birkbeck.
  29. Professor Geoff King, Professor of Film and TV Studies, Brunel University London
  30. Professor John L Esposito, University Professor & Founding Director of the Prince Alwaleed Bin Talal Center for Muslim-Christian Understanding, Georgetown University
  31. Professor Arshin Adib-Moghaddam, Professor in Global Thought and Comparative Philosophies, School of Oriental and African Studies (SOAS)
  32. Professor Des Freedman, Goldsmiths
  33. Professor Natalie Fenton, Media and Communications, Goldsmiths
  34. Professor Augustine John, The UCL Institute of Education – University of London
  35. Professor Geraint A. Wiggins, Professor of Computational Creativity, Queen Mary University of London
  36. Professor Andrea Brady, School of English and Drama, Queen Mary University of London
  37. Professor Michael Loughlin, Professor of Applied Philosophy, Manchester Metropolitan University
  38. Professor Sabine Broeck, University of Bremen, Germany
  39. Professor Bill Bowring, Barrister, Director of the LLM/MA in Human Rights,Birkbeck College, University of London
  40. Professor Stephen Maybank, Professor of Computer Science, Birkbeck College
  41. Professor Raphael Salkie, Professor of Language Studies, University of Brighton
  42. Professor David Miller, Professor of Sociology, University of Bath
  43. Professor Ben Rogaly, Professor of Human Geography,University of Sussex
  44. Professor Patricia Owens, Professor of International Relations, University of Sussex
  45. Professor Michael Lavalette, Head of Social Work, Liverpool Hope University
  46. Professor Caroline Knowles, Sociology, Goldsmiths, University of London
  47. Professor Sally R Munt, Professor of Gender Studies and Cultural Studies, University of Sussex
  48. Professor Les Back, Goldsmiths, University of London
  49. Professor Bev Skeggs, Sociology, Goldsmiths, University of London
  50. Piers Telemacque, NUS Vice President Society and Citizenship, Students Not Suspects
  51. Shakira Martin, NUS Vice President Further Education
  52. Sorana Vieru, NUS Vice President Higher Education
  53. Susuana Amoah, NUS Women’s Officer
  54. Maddy Kirkman, NUS Disabled Students’ Officer
  55. Mostafa Rajaai, NUS International Students’ Officer
  56. Rachel Harger, Defend the Right to Protest
  57. Dr Shahrar Ali, Deputy Leader, Green Party
  58. Asim Qureshi, Researcher Director, CAGE
  59. Moazzam Begg, Outreach Director, CAGE
  60. Cerie Bullivant, CAGE
  61. Alim Islam, Director, Prevent Watch
  62. Shazad Amin, CEO MEND
  63. Kevin Blowe, NETPOL
  64. Hilary Aked, PhD candidate, Social & Policy Sciences, University of Bath
  65. Dr Rick Saull, Queen Mary, University of London, Queen Mary UCU Committee
  66. Dr Sean Wallis, Joint Vice President, UCL UCU, UCU National Executive Council
  67. Dr Tony Sullivan, London College of Fashion (UAL) UCU Branch Secretary
  68. Margot Hill, Lecturer, UCU Branch Sec, Croydon College
  69. Bruce Heil, Open University, UCU National Executive Council
  70. Xanthe Whittaker, University of Leicester, UCU National Executive Council
  71. Dr Rhiannon Lockley, Halesowen College, West Midlands’ chair and national women’s standing committee, UCU
  72. Richard McEwan UCU National Executive Council
  73. Dr Carlo Morelli, University of Dundee and UCU National Executive Council
  74. Ioanna Ioannou, University College London, Equality officer UCLUCUC, UCU National Executive Council
  75. Professor Paul Blackledge, UCU Branch Secretary Leeds Beckett University and UCU National Executive Council
  76. Dr Katy Sian, University of York, Lecturer
  77. Dr Samuel Solomon, University of Sussex, Lecturer in English
  78. Dr Lucy Delap, University of Cambridge
  79. Dr Robin Dunford, University of Brighton, Senior Lecturer in Globalisation and War
  80. Dr Charlotte Heath,Kelly, Assistant Professor, PAIS, University of Warwick
  81. Dr Nicholas Cimini, Lecturer, EIS-ULA Executive Committee member, Edinburgh Napier University
  82. Dr Simon Choat, Senior Lecturer in Politics and International Relations, Kingston University
  83. Dr Nadine El-Enany, Lecturer in Law, Birkbeck College, University of London
  84. Dr Gareth Dale, Senior lecturer in politics, Brunel University
  85. Dr Başak Ertür, Lecturer in Law, Birkbeck, University of London
  86. Dr Milly Williamson, Senior Lecturer Film and TV, Department of Social Sciences Media, and Communications, Brunel University
  87. Dr Phil Edwards, Lecturer, Manchester Metropolitan University
  88. Dr Filippo Del Lucchese, senior lecturer, Brunel University, London
  89. Lesley Whitworth, SRF, University of Brighton
  90. Dr Francesco Ragazzi, Assistant Professor, Leiden University
  91. Dr Jim Wolfreys, Senior Lecturer in French and European Politics, French Department, King’s College London
  92. Dr Craig Haslop, Lecturer in Media and Public Relations, Brunel University London
  93. Dr Lorenza Monaco, Teaching Fellow, SOAS, University of London
  94. Dr Nisha Kapoor, Lecturer in Sociology, University of York
  95. Dr Emmanuel-Pierre Guittet, Lecturer, University of Manchester
  96. Dr Tina Managhan, Senior Lecturer in International Relations, Oxford Brookes University
  97. Dr Lucy Ford, Oxford Brookes University, Senior Lecturer in International Relations
  98. Dr Roxane Farmanfarmaian, Senior Research Associate and Affiliated lecturer
  99. Dr Feyzi Ismail, Senior Teaching Fellow, SOAS
  100. Dr Helen Dexter, Lecturer in International Politics, The University of Leicester
  101. Garikoitz Gómez Alfaro, PhD Candidate, University of Brighton
  102. Zoë Goodman, Graduate Teaching Assistant, SOAS
  103. Fahid Qurashi,Lecturer in Criminology, Canterbury Christ Church University
  104. Dr Salman Sayyid, University of Leeds.
  105. Dr Marc Deisenroth, Lecturer, Imperial College London
  106. Ismail Patel, Chair, Friends of Al-Aqsa.
  107. Stephanie Webber, South Thames College, Lecturer
  108. Dr Caroline Ruddell, Brunel University, Lecturer in Film and TV
  109. Dr Thomas MacManus, School of Law, Queen Mary University of London
  110. Amanda Latimer, Kingston University
  111. Dr Emma L Briant, Lecturer at University of Sheffield.
  112. Dr Julian Wells, Principal Lecturer, Economics, Kingston University
  113. Bill Bolloten, Independent education consultant
  114. Dr Sarah Keenan, Lecturer in Law, School Academic Equalities Officer Birkbeck, School of Law
  115. Dr Hannah Miller, Senior Lecturer in Human Rights, Kingston University
  116. Lisa Tilley, Doctoral Fellow and Sessional Teacher, University of Warwick
  117. Dr Shona Hunter, Associate Professor Sociology and Social Policy Governance, University of Leeds
  118. Dr Andy Higginbottom, Associate Professor, UCU Branch Chair, Kingston University
  119. Dr Waqas Tufail, Senior Lecturer in Criminology, Leeds Beckett University
  120. Miranda Iossifidis, Goldsmiths and UCL
  121. Simon Pook, Solicitor, Robert Lizar Solicitors
  122. Will McGowan, University of Liverpool
  123. Dr Paul O’Connell, Reader in Law, SOAS, University of London
  124. Dr James Eastwood, GTA Representative, SOAS UCU Executive Committee, SOAS, University of London
  125. Samayya Afzal, Women’s & Campaigns Officer, University of Bradford Students’ Union, NUS National Executive Committee
  126. Aleem Bashir, Union Affairs Officer, University of Bradford Students’ Union
  127. Tasmia Salim, Education Officer, UCLan Students’ Union
  128. Imran Hussain Vice President Education, Queen Mary Students’ Union
  129. Mohammad Ali, Sustainability, Engagement and Operations officer, UCL Students’ Union
  130. Natalie James, Women’s Officer, UCL Students’ Union
  131. Mohamed-Zain Dada, Co-President Activities and Events, SOAS Students’ Union
  132. Hannah Slydel, Co-President Democracy and Education, SOAS Students’ Union
  133. Subira Ismail, Community and Welfare Bradford University
  134. Hassun El Zafar, Education Officer, Sheffield Hallam Students’ Union
  135. Muzzamil Khan, President, Bradford College Students’ Union
  136. Salsabil Sila, Vice President, Marylebone University of Westminster Students’ Union
  137. Ali Milani, President, Union of Brunel Students
  138. Sai Englert, NUS Postgraduate Representative
  139. Barnaby Raine, NUS National Executive Council
  140. Haaris Ahmed, NUS National Executive Council
  141. Shabina Raja, NUS NEC Black Students Campaign
  142. Sayed Alkadiri, Vice President, Middlesex Student’s Union
  143. Muzzamil Khan, President, Bradford College Students’ Union
  144. Sarah Nwafor, NUS Mature Students Representative
  145. Adam Cooper, NUS Black Students’ Committee
  146. Munya Mudarikiri, Vice President Voice, University of Surrey Students’ Union
  147. Mustie Smith, President, University of Surrey Students’ Union
  148. Zara Qadeer, Ethnic Minorities’ Officer, Birmingham Guild of Students
  149. Jaffrina Jahan, Black & Ethnic Minorities’ Association, Birmingham Guild of Students
  150. Huma Khan, Black & Ethnic Minorities’ Association, Birmingham Guild of Students
  151. Maaria Ashraf, Black & Ethnic Minorities’ Association, Birmingham Guild of Students
  152. Aisha L, Black & Ethnic Minorities’ Association, Birmingham Guild of Students
  153. Azfar Shafi, Black & Ethnic Minorities’ Association, Birmingham Guild of Students
  154. Isma Azad, Black & Ethnic Minorities’ Association, Birmingham Guild of Students
  155. Ross Strong, Welfare Officer, University of Birmingham Guild of Students
  156. Marco Brunone, Vice President Guildhall Faculty of Business and Law Officer, London Met
  157. Hajera Begum, Black Students’ Campaign Committee
  158. Aadam Siciid Muuse, Black Students’ Campaign Committee
  159. Ibrahim Abdille, Black Students’ Campaign Committee
  160. Beverly Mettle-Sesay, Black Students’ Campaign Committee
  161. Hussam Hussein, Black Students’ Campaign Committee
  162. Noha Abou El Magd, Black Students’ Campaign Committee, Black and Minority Ethnic Students Officer of Bristol University Students’ Union
  163. Zarah Sultana, Black Students’ Campaign Committee
  164. Andrea Thomas, Black Students’ Campaign Committee
  165. Lorraine Sebastian-Francois, President Liverpool John Moors Students’ Union
  166. Aysha Al Fekaiki, Community & Welfare Officer, London School of Economics Students’ Union
  167. Mahmoud El Ghannam, Postgraduate Students’ Officer, London School of Economics Students’ Union Mahamid Ahmed NUS National Executive Council Postgraduate Taught Representative
  168. Areeb Ullah, NUS National Executive Council
  169. Mazn Ahmed, Vice President Education and Welfare, Bradford College
  170. Charlie Baker, NUS National Executive Council, Further Education place
  171. Thierno Diallo, President, Dudley College Students’ Union
  172. Zamzam Ibrahim, Vice President, University of Salford Students Union
  173. Tanmay Barhale, Vice President, University of Salford Students’ Union
  174. Ahmed Rafiq, Vice President, University of Salford Students’ Union
  175. Ade Abegunde, Vice President, University of Salford Students Union
  176. Akosua Darko, NUS Wales Black Students’ Officer
  177. Sarah Choudhury, Vice President Welfare, Heriot-Watt University Students’ Union
  178. Rah Singh, Officer, Heriot-Watt University Students’ Union, NUS Disabled Students’ Campaign
  179. Rachel Sherise Williams, Vice President Welfare and Community, Kings’ College London Students’ Union
  180. Myriam Kane, President Lewisham Southwark College
  181. Natalie Poernig, President, Central Students’ Union
  182. Niall Hamilton, Education Officer, Reading University Students’ Union
  183. Jo Swo, Welfare, Community and Diversity Officer, University of East Anglia Students’ Union
  184. Liam McCafferty, Postgraduate Education Officer, University of East Anglia Students’ Union
  185. Yinbo Yu, Activities and Opportunities Officer, University of East Anglia Students’ Union
  186. Chris Jarvis, Campaigns and Democracy Officer, University of East Anglia Students’ Union
  187. Malaka Mohammed, NUS NEC
  188. Tom King, Co-President Welfare and Campaigns, SOAS Students’ Union
  189. Steven Rouke, President, Edge Hill Students’ Union
  190. Lauren Blundell, Vice President Welfare, Edge Hill Students’ Union
  191. Rosie McKenna, Vice President Academic Representation, Edge Hill Students’ Union
  192. Adam Crawley, President, Northumbria Students’ Union
  193. Tom Bromwich, Vice President Communications, Northumbria Students’ Union
  194. Matt Auden, Vice President Welfare, Northumbria Students’ Union
  195. Joe Holt, Vice President Education, Northumbria Students’ Union
  196. Nat Panda, Postgraduate Officer, Warwick Students’ Union
  197. Luke Pilot, Welfare and Campaigns Officer, Warwick Students’ Union
  198. Charlie Hindhaugh, Education Officer and Deputy President, Warwick Students’ Union
  199. Matt Humberstone, Community Officer, University of Bath Students’ Union
  200. Christy McMorrow, President, University of Sheffield Students’ Union
  201. Kulmiye Tifow, Vice President, University of Wolverhampton Students’ Union
  202. Robiu Salisu, Education Officer, University of Swansea Students’ Union
  203. Minesh Parekh, Education Officer, University of Sheffield Students’ Union
  204. Nadine Almanasfi, President, Kings’ College London Students’ Union
  205. Charlie Hindaugh, Education Officer and Deputy President, Warwick Students’ Union
  206. Ilyas Nagdee, University of Manchester Students’ Union
  207. Carol John, Learning advisor and SOAS UCU Equality and Diversity Rep
  208. Dr Mike Searby, Principal Lecturer in Music and PG Course Leader, Kingston University
  209. Richard Alexander, Lecturer in Financial Law, SOAS, University of London
  210. Will Podmore, Librarian, British School of Osteopathy
  211. Sean Vernell, UCU City and Islington College
  212. Dr Owen Miller, Lecturer in Korean Studies, SOAS, University of London
  213. Imran Ahmed, City and Islington College, Lecturer in Physics.
  214. Dr Christopher Baker-Beall, Lecturer in Politics and International Relations,Nottingham Trent University.
  215. Robina Qureshi, director positive action in housing
  216. Dr Alessandra Mezzadri, Lecturer, SOAS, London
  217. Dr Christopher Lucas, Senior Lecturer in Arabic Linguistics, SOAS, University of London
  218. Dr Elena Loizidou, Reader in Law and Political Theory, School of Law, Birkbeck College.
  219. E. Van Waeyenberge, Lecturer in Economics, SOAS, University of London.
  220. Fiorella Picchioni, PhD candidate, SOAS-University of London
  221. Dr Eddie Bruce-Jones, Senior Lecturer, Birkbeck College School of Law
  222. Eveline Lubbers, Undercover Research Group
  223. Dr Lars Peter Laamann, Lecturer, SOAS, University of London
  224. Dr George Walkden, Lecturer in English Linguistics, University of Manchester.
  225. Manjeet Ramgotra, Department of Politics and International Studies, SOAS, University of London
  226. Dr Marion Hersh, Senior Lecturer, University of Glasgow
  227. John Wadsworth, Senior Lecturer in Early Childhood Education, Goldsmiths
  228. Dr Deirdre Osborne, Reader in English Literature and Drama, Goldsmiths
  229. Dr Gary Riley-Jones, Senior Lecturer, Goldsmiths
  230. Ines Mahmoud, Student, Birkbeck, University of London
  231. John Halford, Partner, Bindmans
  232. Jules Carey, Partner, Bindmans
  233. Jamie Pottter, Partner, Bindmans
  234. Rhona Friedman, Solicitor, Bindmans
  235. Martha Spurrier, Doughty St Chambers
  236. Nick Brown, Doughty St Chambers
  237. Jude Bunting, Doughty St Chambers
  238. Russell Fraser (chair, Haldane Society of Socialist Lawyers)
  239. Adam Straw, Doughty Street Chambers
  240. Ali Naseem Bajwa QC, Garden Court Chambers
  241. Kelly’s Solicitors, Brighton
  242. Dr Nina Power, Senior Lecturer, Roehampton University
  243. Jas Nijjar, PhD student, Brunel University London
  244. Mike Cushman, London School of Economics and Political Science
  245. Dr Les Levidow, Open University
  246. Dr Kerem Nisancioglu, Lecturer in International Relations, SOAS University of London
  247. Jeffrey A. Sluka, Associate Professor, Massey University.
  248. Cecily Jones, Associate Fellow, University of Warwick
  249. Rahena Chowdhury, Student, University of Bristol
  250. Tony Greenstein, Unison activist, Brighton
  251. Dr Robin Bunce, Research Associate, Homerton College, University of Cambridge.
  252. Dr Meena Dhanda, Reader in Philosophy, University of Wolverhampton.
  253. Co-chairs of the Oxford University Student Union’s Campaign for Racial Awareness and Equality
  254. Zareen Taj, Press Officer, Muslim Women Association of Edinburgh
  255. Jenny Slater, Senior Lecturer in Education Studies, Sheffield Hallam University
  256. Dr Cassian Sparkes-Vian, University of the West of England.
  257. Mohammed Bashir Lunat , BME Officer,University of Bradford Union of students
  258. Nahid Aslam
  259. Mandy Brown, ESOL teacher and an Action for ESOL campaigner.
  260. Marika Sherwood, Hon. Sr. Research Fellow, Institute of Commonwealth Studies University of London
  261. Dr Dhanveer Singh Brar – University of Kingston – Lecturer
  262. Joseph Sweetman, Advanced Research Fellow (HASS), Psychology, College of Life and Environmental Sciences, University of Exeter
  263. Sheila Cullen, Analyst Programmer, University of Brighton
  264. Dr Liam Connell, Senior Lecturer, University of Brighton,
  265. Narzanin Massoumi, University of Liverpool
  266. Dr Virinder Kalra, Senior Lecturer in Sociology, University of Manchester
  267. Sarah Goddard, International Recruitment Officer (UK), University of Brighton
  268. Dr Nadia Edmond, EdD Programme Leader, School of Education, University of Brighton.
  269. Dr Joanna Gilmore, Lecturer in Law, The University of York
  270. Dr Jelena Timotijevic, University of Brighton
  271. Eleanor Boyd
  272. Dr Jennifer Saul, Univeristy of Sheffield
  273. Charlie Cozens, Technical Services Officer, University of Brighton.
  274. Dr Rebecca Graber, School of Applied Social Science, University of Brighton
  275. Dr China Mills, Lecturer, University of Sheffield
  276. Dr Helen Johnson, Senior Leturer in Psychology, University of Brighton
  277. Dr Victoria Redclift, Lecturer in Sociology, University of Surrey.
  278. Cambridge Palestine Solidarity Campaign
  279. Dr Patricia McManus, Senior Lecturer in Media and  Literature, Course Leader BA Media and English Literature, University of Brighton.
  280. Dr Kehinde Andrews, Senior Lecturer in Sociology, Birmingham City University
  281. Dr Eugene Michail, Senior Lecturer, University of Brighton
  282. Dr Pura Ariza UCU NW Regional Secretary (pc)
  283. Jo Wilding, lecturer in law, University of Brighton and barrister, Garden Court Chambers
  284. Dr Monish Bhatia; Lecturer in Criminology; Abertay University
  285. Paul Baker, Senior Technician, University of Brighton
  286. Dr Christian Høgsbjerg, Teaching Fellow in Caribbean History, UCL Institute of the Americas (personal capacity)
  287. Dr Luisa Martí, Lecturer in Hispanic Linguistics, Queen Mary University of London
  288. John Moore, Senior Lecturer, Newman University
  289. Dr Mine Kaylan, Senior Lecturer, University of Brighton
  290. Kate Sturrock, Staff Learning & Development Advisor, Queen Mary University of London,
  291. Jody Law, Senior administrator, University of Brighton
  292. Diane Leedham  : Independent Advisory Teacher and Consultant for English/Literacy and EAL
  293. Anita Garfoot, Deputy Department Manager, Department of English Language and Literature, UCL (Individual capacity)
  294. Nat Raha, PhD Student, University of Sussex
  295. Paramjit Ahluwalia, barrister, Garden Court Chambers
  296. Amanda Weston, Barrister
  297. Maïa Pal, Lecturer in International Relations, Oxford Brookes University
  298. Megan Archer, PhD student, University of Brighton
  299. Diana Neslen, on behalf of Stop G4S
  300. Koshka Duff, PhD student, University of Sussex
  301. Richard Haley, on behalf of Scotland Against Criminalising Communities (SACC)
  302. David Andrew, HEA CPD Manager, Senior Tutor, Queen Mary University of London
  303. Dr Matthew Beaumont, Department of English, University College London
  304. Dr Richard lane, Associate researcher, Department of international relations, University of Sussex
  305. Temi Ahmadu, Vice President Education, London South Bank Students’ Union
  306. Dr Sofa Gradin, Teaching Associate, Queen Mary University of London
  307. Thomas Martin, PhD student, University of Sussex
  308. Dr Michael Bailey, Department of Sociology, University of Essex
  309. Dr Bob Jeffrey, Sheffield Hallam University
  310. Palestinian Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions National Committee (BNC)
  311. Dr Dan Stowell, Research Fellow, Queen Mary University of London
  312. Dr Peter Fletcher, Keele University
  313. Dr Rowland Curtis, Lecturer in Organization Studies, Queen Mary, University of London
  314. Dr Katy Price, Senior Lecturer in Modern and Contemporary Literature, Queen Mary University
  315. Mark McDonald, Mansfield Chambers
  316. Luke Cooper, Lecturer in Politics, Anglia Ruskin University
  317. Navtej K. Purewal, Deputy Director, South Asia Institute, SOAS University of London
  318. Imam Shakeel Begg of Lewisham Islamic Centre
  319. Dr Vicky Margree, University of Brighton, Senior Lecturer
  320. Tank Green PhD Candidate, History, Exeter University
  321. Kate Tunstall, University of Oxford
  322. Aika Bugibayeva, Kingston Hill Officer & Union Affairs, Union of Kingston Students
  323. Dr Chris Allen, Lecturer, University of Birmingham
  324. Valentina Gonzalez Demori, Community Organiser, Brighton Students’ Union
  325. Dr Sarah Lamble, Senior Lecturer, School of Law, Birkbeck, University of London
  326. Dr Samia Bano, SOAS, University of London
  327. Dr Lisa Palmer, Lecturer in Sociology, Birmingham City University
  328. Dr Piers Robinson, International Politics, University of Manchester
  329. Dr Florian Zollmann, Liverpool Hope University
  330. Dr Vian Bakir, Bangor University
  331. Dr Rizwaan Sabir, Lecturer in Criminology, Liverpool John Moores University
  332. Ann Hallam
  333. Anne Mitchell
  334. Dr Wajid Mannan, Senior Lecturer, University of Brighton
  335. Dr Mahnaz Marashi, Senior Teaching Fellow, SOAS
  336. Chris Gutkind, Assistant Librarian/Reader Services, SOAS
  337. Dr Stephen Dorril, Journalism and Media, University of Huddersfield
  338. Dr Helen Monk, Criminology Lecturer, Liverpool John Moore’s University
  339. Shane Boyle, Free University of Berlin
  340. Lara Atkin, PhD candidate, Queen Mary, University of London
  341. Dr Nick McGlynn, Research Fellow, University of Brighton
  342. Dr Mark Donnarumma, Associate Lecturer Birkbeck, University of London
  343. Steffan Blayney, PhD student, Birkbeck, University of London
  344. Dr Elena Boschi, Lecturer in Visual Communication, Liverpool Hope University
  345. Dr Christina Delistathi, Birkbeck, University of London
  346. Dr Eric Olund Lecturer in Human Geography, University of Sheffield
  347. Sophie Jones, Research Fellow, University of Leeds
  348. Munira Jasmine-Jones, Programme Administrator, University of Brighton
  349. Paddy McDaid, Associate Tutor/Phd student, Birkbeck, University of London
  350. Julia Welland, Department of Politics and International Studies, University of Warwick
  351. Dr Peter Skrandies, Language Co-ordinator, London School of Economics & Political Science
  352. Philipp Kender; PhD candidate, Birkbeck, University of London
  353. Alexandra König, MA Student, Birkbeck School of Law
  354. Elizabeth Martindale, Tutor, Birkbeck College, London University
  355. Sal Campbell, Learning Development Tutor, Birkbeck College, London University
  356. Dr Ahu Tatli Reader in International Human Resource Management, Queen Mary, University of London
  357. Stuart Lawson, PhD student, Birkbeck, University of London
  358. Dr Andrew Asibong, Reader in Film and Cultural Studies, Birkbeck, University of London
  359. Dr Anastasia Chamberlen, Lecturer in Criminology, School of Law, Birkbeck University of London
  360. Dr John Jordan, Sociology Lecturer, Manchester Metropolitan University
  361. Antonia Benfield, Mansfield Chambers
  362. Di Middleton, Criminal Barrister Garden Court Chambers
  363. Brian Richardson, Mansfield Chambers
  364. Jesse Nicholls, Doughty St Chambers
  365. Kirsty Brimelow QC, Barrister
  366. Peter Carter QC, Doughty Street Chambers
  367. Allison Munroe, Garden Court Chambers
  368. Dr Salman Butt, Chief Editor of Islam21c
  369. David Thomas, PhD student and Sessional Lecturer, Birkbeck College, University of London
  370. Dr Will Jackson, Lecturer in Criminology, Liverpool John Moores University
  371. Dr Victoria Canning, Lecturer in Social Policy and Criminology, The Open University
  372. Dr Peter D. Thomas, Brunel University London
  373. Marcus V. A. B. de Matos, Associate Tutor, Birkbeck College, University of London
  374. Ceylan Begüm Yıldız, PhD, Birkbeck College, School of Law
  375. Dr Viviana Meschitti, Post doc Research Fellow, Birkbeck, University of London
  376. Tara Mulqueen, Doctoral Candidate – Birkbeck College, Graduate Teaching Assistant – London School of Economics
  377. Andrew Loveland, Research Manager, Queen Mary University of London
  378. Dr Laura Lammasniemi, Associate Tutor, Birkbeck College
  379. Simon Thorpe, PhD Candidate, University of Warwick
  380. Rebecca Gumbrell-McCormick, Senior Lecturer, Birkbeck College, University of London
  381. Ozan Kamiloglu Phd Candidate Birkbeck University of London
  382. Alexis Alvarez Nakagawa, PhD Student and Graduate Teaching Assistant, School of Law, Birkbeck College, University of London
  383. Dr Patrizia Di Bello, Senior Lecturer, Birkbeck, University of London
  384. Dr Michael Lister, Reader in Politics, Oxford Brookes University
  385. Dr Anna Davin, retired, Birkbeck College, University of London
  386. Martin Cain, Friary Park Preservation Group
  387. Moniza R. Ansari, PhD student, Birkbeck college, School of Law
  388. Dr Mpalive Msiska, Reader , Birkbeck, University of London
  389. Dr Kalpana Wilson, London School of Economics and Political Science
  390. Ed Luker, PhD student, Northumbria University
  391. Dr Miriyam Aouragh, Lecturer, University Westminster
  392. Dr Subir Sinha, Senior Lecturer, SOAS
  393. Dr Kasia Narkowicz, Research Associate, University of York
  394. Judy Granville
  395. Dr Maria Busen-Smith, Principal Lecturer, Kingston University
  396. Dr Zoe Sutherland, Lecturer, University of Brighton
  397. Sara Paiola, Sessional Tutor, Birkbeck University
  398. Senjuti Chakraborti, PhD candidate, Birkbeck, University of London
  399. Dr Anna Kemp,Lecturer in French, Queen Mary University of London
  400. Dr Andrea Brock, Associate Tutor, University of Sussex
  401. Dr Mark Leopold, Lecturer in Social Anthropology, University of Sussex
  402. Dr Anneke Newman, Associate tutor, University of Sussex
  403. Katy Joyce, PhD candidate, University of Sussex
  404. Sahil Dutta, Associate Tutor, University of Sussex
  405. Dr Thomas Marois, Senior Lecturer, SOAS, University of London
  406. Dr Meera Sabaratnam, Lecturer, SOAS, University of London
  407. Dr Reem Abou-El-Fadl, Lecturer, SOAS, University of London
  408. Dr Parvathi Raman, Senior Lecturer, SOAS, University of London
  409. Dr Adam Hanieh, Senior Lecturer, SOAS, University of London
  410. Dr Brenna Bhandar, Senior Lecturer, SOAS, University of London
  411. Carolina Alves, PhD candidate, SOAS, University of London
  412. Dr Alberto Toscano, Reader, Goldsmiths, University of London
  413. Martin Savransky, Lecturer, Goldsmiths, University of London
  414. Dr Mariam Motamedi Fraser, Reader, Goldsmiths, University of London
  415. Anjuli Daskarolis, Clerical Assistant, University of Sussex
  416. Dr Michaela Benson, Senior Lecturer, Goldsmiths, University of London
  417. John Grayson, SYMAAG (South Yorkshire Migration and Asylum Action Group)
  418. Maria O’Reilly, Researcher, Goldsmiths, University of London
  419. Špela Drnovšek Zorko, Senior Teaching Fellow, SOAS, University of London
  420. Jim Kinchesh, Finance Systems Manager, Queen Mary University of London
  421. Sara Farris, Lecturer, Goldsmiths College, University of London
  422. Dr Anastasia Stouraiti, Lecturer, Goldsmiths College, University of London
  423. Neda Genova, Mphil/Ph.D. student, Goldsmiths College, University of London
  424. Tobias Franz, GTA, SOAS, University of London
  425. Dr Henrike Donner, Goldsmiths, University of London
  426. Helen Pritchard, Goldsmiths, University of London
  427. Annie Goh, PhD student, Goldsmiths, University of London
  428. Dr Jamie Woodcock, CASS Business School
  429. Maev McDaid, PhD Candidate, University of Sheffield
  430. Michael Guggenheim, Reader, Goldsmiths, University of London
  431. Akram Khan, Unity4UK
  432. Dr Rachel Seoighe, Associate Lecturer, Middlesex University
  433. Dr Anna Grant, Lecturer, Goldsmiths, University of London
  434. Dr Chris A. Williams, Senior Lecturer, Open University
  435. Sara Felix, Deputy Director CELT, University of York

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