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Muslim women asked to spy on their sons and husbands in order to fulfil UK policy in Syria

The Muslim community in the UK has become accustomed to the constant scrutiny the British government and media affords it. Hardly a week goes by without an attack on Islam , Islamic values and the Muslim community, everything from Halal […]

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Tony Blair's Keynote Speech On The Middle East and North Africa

Blair says the ideological struggle against Islam should trump every other agenda

In a widely publicised speech Wednesday 23rd April 2014, former UK PM Tony Blair has declared that Western leaders should “elevate the issue of religious extremism to the

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At state level, Britain has become liberal fundamentalist – not a ‘Christian’ or ‘plural’ society

Britain's Prime Minister David Cameron wrote an article for the Church Times - perhaps hoping to win support from middle England - that Britain is a

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Islam Not Russia Represents the True Challenge to Western Hegemony

Obama: “Unlike the Soviet Union, Russia leads no bloc of nations, no global ideology.” President Barack Obama cast the international community’s efforts to support Ukraine amid Russian intervention

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The Myths of the “Turkish Model”

The Muslim world stands at a critical juncture brought about by its ability to overcome natural and psychological barriers of ‘fear’ created by the Authoritarian and robust regimes

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Brief Islamic History of Crimea in Pictures

Muslims have lived in Crimea for centuries and have, since the decline of the Khilafah, been systematically mistreated. In 1941 Joseph Stalin forcibly deported almost all the Muslims

Muslims have a long history in the Crimea, the Ozbek Han Mosque was built in 1314 was built by Inci Hatun, daughter of Kilburun Bey, in 1332. Only the ruins of the madrasah remain today.

Islamic inheritance law in the dock

  • The usual Islamaphobic suspects in the British press have attacked Law Society guidance for drafting 'sharia-compliant' wills.
  • They argue it’s yet another example of sharia law creeping into British

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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

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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