Here’s What Radical Islam Looks Like In The UK

“If we look at the backgrounds of the British Muslims who have been involved in violent extremism, what’s striking is the variety: graduates as well as the poorly educated; women as well as men; the privileged as well as the marginalized; converts as well as born Muslims; British born as well as immigrants,” Bowen said.

“The only thing that those so far convicted of terrorist offenses in the U.K. have in common is a shared ideology and a willingness to act on it.”