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A Response to the Huffington Post article, “Why Gay Marriage May Not Be Contrary To Islam”

There is a big push for Muslims to accept homosexual relationships as normal, even as “Islamic’. Various articles have been written including one recent article in the Huffington Post which attempts to muddy the waters between Islam, recognising it as […]

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Stand as Ambassadors for Islam – Challenging the attack on Islamic values

In the last few months, Muslims in Britain have witnessed an unprecedented rise in attacks on Islam. Whether it is Muslim family outings; separate seating for men and women

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Capitalist Myths: Don’t feed the Poor

Gates’ Foundation Annual Letter - 3 myths that block progress for the poor The annual letter from the Gate's foundation, set-up by the software-billionaire turned philanthropist Bill Gates, made

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Halal meat on the chopping block again!

Once again the question of Halal ,and by implication, Kosher meat is on the agenda after an intervention from Britain’s top vet this week. "I don't think an

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New Survey on Violence Against Women in Europe Proves Yet Again the Redundancy of Gender Equality Laws in Ensuring Women’s Safety

A new survey by the European Union Agency for Fundamental Rights (FRA), published on Wednesday 5th March revealed that one third of women in the European Union have

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“Boris’ Baby Snatchers”

Boris to take away Muslim Children for “thought abuse”. Boris Johnson is considered by some to be a clever and talented politician, hiding behind the façade of a bumbling

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The Day the Muslim Woman Lost Her Shield

Dear Sisters, what does the 3rd of March 1924 mean to you? Is it just an ordinary date buried in the books of history? To me, it is

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Why has Syria become a ‘forbidden’ cause?

The Muslim campaigner Moazzam Begg has been charged with ‘terrorism-related’ offences relating to a trip to Syria. Moazzam was unjustly incarcerated in the US-Gulag at Guantanamo Bay and on

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Ukraine: The Arab Spring comes to Europe

As much of the world continues to digest what took place in Ukraine. Matters continue to evolve in the country that has seen more revolutions in the last

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Moazzam Begg: A Politically Motivated Detention

This morning Moazzam Begg, the Director of the campaign group CAGE, was detained by counter-terrorism police in connection with visits to Syria, with media using terms such as