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Koalas Named Protected Species After Sharp Drop In Numbers

Huffington Post UK | Charlie Lindlar | Posted 30.04.2012 | UK

Koalas have been named a protected species in Australia after statistics showed a sharp drop in the number of the animals in the country over the past...

Forced Marriages Undermine the Values of Islam

Tehmina Kazi | Posted 12.06.2012 | UK Politics
Tehmina Kazi

Last week, the Home Office closed their three-month consultation on the criminalisation of forced marriage. When I initially posted the consultation document in the Facebook group for my organisation, British Muslims for Secular Democracy, there were cries of shock that forced marriage was not already a criminal offence. The right to choose who you will live with, sleep with, eat with and possibly raise children with, for the rest of your life, is as basic a right as they come. Violations of this right are not only disastrous for the individuals involved, but they undermine values that are fundamental to British society and Islam itself.

Everybody Means Everybody

Graeme Keeton | Posted 26.05.2012 | UK Lifestyle
Graeme Keeton

You don't have climb Everest or eat a giant cactus for your cause (although either of those things would be awesome). It doesn't matter what your day job is, if you're driven enough to help and to make a change, then there's always, always something that you can do. Just think about it.