FRANCE: Worsening Crackdown on Civic Space by Macron’s Government to preserve ‘Republican Values’

- ECF update to the CIVICUS Monitor, published on 04 April 2021, available here. Background Following the murder of teacher Samuel Paty as a result of an islamophobia smear campaign, and the…

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UNITED KINGDOM: It is time to open up the secret world of “domestic extremist” policing

(The Network for Police Monitoring) Last week, the Guardian’s report on compensation paid by the Metropolitan Police for the mass arrests of anti-fascist campaigners in 2013 included confirmation from court documents of the deployment of…

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