Assailed by negative media stereotypes, racism, low academic achievement and social exclusion, the Somali community is one of Europe's most vilified migrant groups. That vulnerability makes them a perfect target for Islamist terror recruiters
Ismail Einashe is a freelance journalist based in London and a Dart Center Ochberg Fellow at Columbia University Journalism School. Follow him on Twitter: @IsmailEinashe
We British Muslims are fighting the extremists in our community. We hope that, as right-wing extremism becomes more violent, someone will be covering our backs too.