My Blog

My thoughts, musings and opinions on combatting terrorism and the journey it has taken me on.

David Haines conducting a presentation Building Bridges Symposium
The first Building Bridges Symposium was held 17-19 November at Al-Maktoum College Of Higher Education, in conjunction…
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School presentation Ark Burlington Danes Academy
On 20th October, I visited Burlington Danes Academy in the White City area of London as part of my schools-tour element…
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Foundation for Peace Dialogue Weekend  Ballycastle, Co Antrim Foundation for Peace Dialogue Weekend Ballycastle, Co Antrim
Last weekend I was in Northern Ireland for a Dialogue weekend, run by the Foundation for Peace based in Warrington. The…
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Mike Haines Light Up the Law
On 22 September here in Dundee we had an event on the Law hill. The event was in remembrance of those who have lost…
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Mike Haines shaking young student's hand Leicester School Visits
In early July, I travelled to Leicester to give talks at two local schools that on the surface appeared very…
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The Second Anniversary The Second Anniversary
September the 13th is the second anniversary of my brother's murder at the hands of terrorists. My family and I still…
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Meeting with Diane Foley Meeting with Diane Foley
My brother was held captive in Syria by Da'esh for 18 months. For some of that time he was held with other hostages.…
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