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Mums stand up to radicalisation in new scheme aimed at protecting children and bringing people together

A SCHEME aimed at helping mothers protect their children against radicalisation and grooming has ended its inaugural year with an awards ceremony. Mothers Against Radicalisation has been run by Bradford-based organisation Empowering Minds in partnership with Bradford Council and West Yorkshire Police. It was funded by the Council through the Home Office Prevent programme. Sofia …

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Mothers Just Want To Keep Their Children Safe. We Need To Help Them Do I

This weekend, families across Britain celebrated Mother’s Day. And so they should. Mothers ought to be honoured every day for the tireless work they do. From the pre-work school run to cheering from the sidelines of a muddy football pitch, their first instinct is almost always striving for what is best for their children. But …

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Aisha’s Story

I first met Sofia whilst I was studying my A-levels. From a young age, I always knew what I wanted to be when I was older, I just didn’t know how to get there. I have always admired Sofia and the work she has done since the first day I met her. I could see …

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A few words from Srosh

I first met with Sofia through one of her projects, which she was carrying out at my school. There were lots of workshops that I attended, of course led by Sofia. The workshops always allowed you to express yourself, and your concerns and opinions in a very controlled and relaxed environment. The topics within the …

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Do you know me?

It’s early afternoon and I contemplate on how society has changed, the identity of young people particularly young females within the 21st century. In this busy room I sit and observe the crowd of young females that pass me by within their groups or walking individually from all backgrounds. I ponder and reflect on how …

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