Jonathan Russell
Jonathan Russell is Quilliam’s Political Liaison Officer. He holds a BA in Arabic, German and Persian from the University of Exeter and an MSc in the History of International Relations at the London School of Economics. Jonathan currently leads on Quilliam's campaign for cross-party commitment to human rights in counter-terrorism legislation and policy and its efforts to promote clarity, consistency and cohesion in counter-extremism policy across the 28 EU member states. He has written papers for Quilliam on The Effectiveness of Al Qaeda and a White Paper on Prevent. Jonathan features regularly in the UK print and broadcast media and has delivered presentations and training workshops to schools, local government officials, academics, and national representatives in the UK and all around Europe. Twitter: @jrussellesq