Rashad Ali

Rashad Ali is a Fellow at Institute of Strategic Dialogue and author of "Blasphemy, Charlie Hebdo, Freedom of Belief and Expression" and "Political Participation - Refuting Extremist Separatism". He is a former member of Hizb ut-Tahrir and currently works in deradicalisation in the UK



Hizb ut-Tahrir wants to overthrow democratic states and establish a global Caliphate. But banning the Islamist group would be a sign of failure