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BBC Crisis: More focus on managers than criminals or the values that made them!

This is one in a series of  ‘Open Letters’ addressing non-Muslim neighbours, colleagues, family and others in Britain. Please pass it on to anyone who you think might find it useful or interesting. BBC Crisis: More focus on managers than […]

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Institutional crisis or power to abuse

Power, influence, greed and self-gratification are drivers that underlie the corruption It is painfully ironic that the aftermath of the child abuse scandals is making bigger headlines then the

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Who should the Muslims vote for in the US?

The false logic of the lesser of two evils forces compromise on issues that are not up for negotiation As US election day approaches Muslims in the US are

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The Jimmy Savile Scandal: Time to take an honest look at the values that underpin society

This is one in a series of  ‘Open Letters’ addressing non-Muslim neighbours, colleagues, family and others in Britain. Please pass it on to anyone who you think

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The abuse of freedoms or the freedom to abuse!

Jimmy Savile was a product of Britain’s swinging 60's and 70's, an era of 'free love' where promiscuity was hailed as progress Whilst the BBC now faces serious allegations

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British Justice is ‘Tabloid Justice’

Today, British Home Secretary Theresa May blocked the extradition to the USA of Gary McKinnon, who had admitted to hacking into the Pentagon’s computer system, only two

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The Slow but Sure Death of the US Dollar

On September 13th the Chairman of the US Federal Reserve, Ben Bernanke announced the latest round of QE (Quantitative Easing) but with a dangerous twist. Unlike previous rounds

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Morsi… 100 days as Egyptian President and no signs of Islam

Mohammed Morsi spent his 100th day as president of Egypt in the United States of America at the United Nations General Assembly. Mohammed Morsi was sworn in as

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Democracy… One man, one more broken promise

“The signs of the hypocrite are three: when he speaks he lies, when he promises he breaks his promise and when he is entrusted he betrays the trust.”

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Free speech & Muslim reaction to film – Taji Mustafa interview with John Humphrys (BBC Radio 4)