Independent Radical Publishing
Wed, 08 Jun 2022, 19:00 (BST)
The Frontline Club, London (ENG), 13 Norfolk Place, London, W2 1QJ
Launch hosted by The Frontline Club
What impact has two decades’ worth of policing and counterterrorism had on the state of mind of Muslims in Britain? The Suspect draws on the author’s lived experiences of being suspected of terrorism to take the reader on a journey through British counterterrorism practices and the policing of Muslims.
Rizwaan Sabir describes what led to his arrest for suspected terrorism, his time in detention, and the surveillance he was subjected to on release from custody, including stop and search at the roadside, detentions at the border, and monitoring by police and government departments throughout his research.
Echoes of Kandahar on the streets of Britain – how counterinsurgency in the Middle East is applied at home