Welcome to our free resources section where you’ll find useful material for your use. This will include reports, factsheets, project photos and film clips produced with a range of partners including practitioner’s academics, and creatives. Check out the connectfutures blog below, for our latest commentary and analysis.
Evaluation of SpeakForYourself
Lynn Davies: March 2016
A Tale of 3 Cities
Zubeda Limbada 2016
Speak for Yourself
Lynn Davies: December 2015
ConnectJustice with Spaghetti Labs
ActUp & Change!
What advice would you give to people wanting to confront extremists? How do you think EDL and far right groups have changed over the years?read more
Professor Lynn Davies In the aftermath of a suspected Islamist extremist attack in Westminster, it is now conventional for Muslims to have to stand up in front of the media to roundly condemn the actions. Even though it will never be clear (and with all suspects now...read more
by Professor Lynn Davies: Do you regret being an extremist? Do people really change? Is it, once a Nazi, always a Nazi? Is it safe to invite a former extremist into your schools to talk to your students? At a recent showcase of our films of former extremists talking...read more
What should teachers discuss about the new American president? One of the banners on the Women’s March in London to protest against President Donald Trump read ‘LITERALLY EVERYTHING ABOUT THIS IS SO AWFUL I HAVE NO IDEA WHERE TO START’. In some ways, teachers...read more
Dr. Raquel Da Silva, University of Birmingham You terrorists sympathisers… no wonder, coming from the UK media Four exclusive films - featuring four former members of Far Right and extreme Islamist movements - were released on 13th December 2016 by ConnectFutures,...read more
Dr Laura Zahra McDonald "We have met the enemy, and he is us." Walt Kelly. The dream of transformed nations is a powerful one – the pursuit of justice, protection of the weak, vengeance against the strong – its potency lies in its possibility. Anyone, so they say,...read more