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A couple of British Muslim publications have turned out to have either taken Prevent funding, or to be essentially fronts for the Prevent Strategy via marketing firms like Breakthrough Media.
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libcom dot org Aug 17
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The way these things tend to operate is you have an executive who knows full well what's going on, but there's zero disclosure to contributors, who might write an article or appear in a video without knowing they're working for the UK government's counter-terrorism strategy.
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libcom dot org Aug 17
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Model is similar to the Congress for Cultural Freedom run by the CIA during the Cold War. Would promote concerts, fund exhibitions and magazines. Musicians, artists and writers kept in the dark. Great book by Frances Stonor Saunders on this, summary here:
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Hamza al-Aqeely ⴾⵍ ⵜⵎⵛⵈ Aug 17
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They also had social media outfits targeting teens with names like, 'ThisIsWoke.'
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