Azad Ali Advises DPP, Keir Starmer

The Sunday Times reports that Azad Ali, has been appointed to the Crown Prosecution Service’s “community involvement” panel on incitement to racial and religious hatred.

You can read all about Azad Ali and his views in past articles on Harry’s Place.

In particular, read this piece, which details Azad Ali’s support of various jihadists, including the Al Qaeda-aligned preacher Anwar al Awlaki. Azad Ali calls him ”one of my favourite speakers and scholars” and saying “I really do love him for the sake of Allah, he has an uncanny way of explaining things to people which is endearing”.

Why is the CPS taking its advice from a man who gives some of Britain’s worst neo Nazis a run for their money in the extremism stakes?

How can this be happening?