It was reported in May 2011 that the University of Liverpool had suspended one of its medical courses following allegations that a lecturer had distributed pro-suicide bombing leaflets. The leaflets were produced by the Palestine Solidarity Campaign, and allegedly contain a section entitled, “Terrorism or Resistance,” in which it claims that suicide bombers were acting in “utter despair”, responding to “servitude, expulsion or annihilation”.
In 2011, the Liverpool Guild of Students President, Maev McDaid was pictured attending Al Quds Day, standing next to a picture of a bomb with a Star of David on it, falling on a fetus.
University of Liverpool student Jack Buckby founded the National Culturalists (NC), a far-right group with a BNP links. It has since been renamed Culturalist Hub. In February 2013 they announced on Facebook that they would be attending an EDL rally and encouraged others to join them.