Definition of extremism ‘very unhelpful’ An official survey revealed in July that most people think the government’s definition of extremism is unhelpful. The Christian Institute/ Christian Concern Sex education: the LGTB debate In schools | photo: BBC Panorama Over 2,500 members of the public submitted views to the Commission on Countering Extremism, with 58% saying the definition is ‘very unhelpful’. subscribe now Join today to gain access to the rest of this article and many others. more info login If you are already a subscriber, log in to continue. log in access code If you have an access code, enter it here: Go free trial Get free access for 14 days: Sign up Click here to find out how we take care of your personal data.