Muslim World

Henry Bolton Wins Ukip Leadership Contest As He Defeats Anti-Islam Anne Marie Waters

The Huffington Post | Owen Bennett | Posted 29.09.2017 | UK Politics

Unknown former police officer Henry Bolton is Ukip’s new leader, beating anti-Islam activists Anne Marie Waters into second place. The former soldie...

Donald Trump Forced To Water Down His Muslim Ban

The Huffington Post | Jack Sommers | Posted 06.03.2017 | UK

Donald Trump has been forced to water down his Muslim ban, signing a new one thats excludes Iraq from the list of countries affected. Trump triggered ...

George W. Bush Throws Serious Shade At Trump, Having Refused To Criticise Obama

The Huffington Post | Jack Sommers | Posted 27.02.2017 | UK

George W. Bush has attacked Donald Trump over his attacks on the press and stance on immigration, having refused to criticise Barack Obama during his ...

White House Set To Appeal Judge's 'Outrageous' Decision To Stop Trump's Travel Ban

The Huffington Post | Steven Hopkins | Posted 04.02.2017 | UK

The White House has labelled a judge’s decision to block Donald Trump’s travel ban “outrageous” and is set to launch an immediate appeal. The...

Twitter's Staff Donate Over £1m To Fight Trump's Muslim Ban

The Huffington Post | Oscar Williams | Posted 02.02.2017 | UK Tech

Twitter’s staff have donated more than £1m to the American Civil Liberties Union in an act of defiance against Donald Trump’s Muslim ban. The ACL...

Nigel Farage's Attack On 'Hypocrite' Sadiq Khan Branded 'Bizarre' By Middle East Expert

The Huffington Post | Christopher York | Posted 01.02.2017 | UK

Comments by Nigel Farage calling Sadiq Khan a “hypocrite” for speaking out against immigration bans while hosting diplomats from countries that re...

This Is What British People Want To Tell Trump

The Huffington Post | Eve Hartley | Posted 31.01.2017 | UK

British protesters who stormed Downing Street on Monday to object to Donald Trump’s refugee ban have delivered heartfelt, personal messages to the U...

White House Condemned For Using Quebec Mosque Attack To Justify Trump's Travel Ban

The Huffington Post | George Bowden | Posted 31.01.2017 | UK

Donald Trump’s White House has been condemned for hastily using the Quebec mosque attack to suggest the president’s Muslim refugee ban will make A...

Angela Merkel's Response To Trump's Muslim Ban Puts Theresa May To Shame

The Huffington Post | Jack Sommers | Posted 30.01.2017 | UK

Angela Merkel has condemned Donald Trump’s ban on people travelling to America from seven Muslim countries, after Theresa May has doggedly tried to ...

Muslim Ban Protests Planned Across The UK Tonight - Here's What You Need To Know

The Huffington Post | Christopher York | Posted 30.01.2017 | UK

Thousands of people are gathering outside Downing Street and other locations across Britain to protest Donald Trump’s refugee ban. Watch HuffPost UK...

Theresa May Attacked For Refusing To Condemn Donald Trump's Muslim Refugee Ban

The Huffington Post | Paul Waugh | Posted 28.01.2017 | UK Politics

LATEST: PM finally speaks out against ban. Theresa May has come under fierce attack after refusing to condemn Donald Trump’s blanket ban on refugees...

#ExMuslimBecause - How Islam Protects the Rights of Ex-Muslims

Damir Rafi | Posted 07.12.2016 | UK Universities & Education
Damir Rafi

As affirmed emphatically by Islam, faith is a matter for the heart. If the so-called Muslim scholars today truly wanted to prevent apostasy, they would treat everyone - including apostates - with kindness rather than intolerance, and with love rather than vengeance.

The Role of Islamic Social Financing in Humanitarian Action

Amjad Saleem | Posted 09.06.2016 | UK
Amjad Saleem

The recent Briefing Paper from Global Humanitarian Assistance 'An Act of Faith: Is Islamic charitable giving a promising new resource for future human...

After Russia's Annexation of Crimea, a Nation Under Siege

Dr Rory Finnin | Posted 19.11.2014 | UK Politics
Dr Rory Finnin

They are not only subjecting a people traumatized by Stalinist violence to new threats and backdoor deportations. They are showing an implicit disdain for, and testing the limits of, a tradition of Muslim non-violence and political moderation that the world needs to support and understand today.

Little Islam, Muslim Town, Halal Boulevard, and Arab Spring Sales - in a city near you

Jonathan A.J. Wilson | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Politics
Jonathan A.J. Wilson

I'm preparing for a series of forthcoming events on Muslim majority and minority economies and to freshen up those integration debates - by proposing a new approach for Muslims. This is following the 'China Town' model of creating clearly marked and branded areas open for business and cultural exchanges fit for a non-native majority...

Muslim Women Complicit in their Repression?

Sajda Khan | Posted 05.08.2014 | UK Universities & Education
Sajda Khan

When I was a first year undergraduate student, my psychology lecturer told me that Muslim women were complicit in their own repression and did not know what it was like to be liberated. As a student of humanities and social sciences I gauged that his views were conspicuously grounded in the litany of anecdotal sources cited by the media.

Obama's Second Term: Realist or Radical?

Saqeb Mueen | Posted 06.01.2013 | UK Politics
Saqeb Mueen

When he won his first election four years ago, he promised to restore America's reputation in the world. But as he starts his second and final term following a strong election victory last night, president Barack Obama resumes service in the White House with a reputation abroad as a hard-nosed leader who killed Osama Bin Laden and who sent drones to pursue extremists in far-flung places.

Why Are Muslims So Angry? Ask Donald Rumsfeld

John Wight | Posted 14.11.2012 | UK Politics
John Wight

These violent protests and scenes of uncontained anger are not only in reaction to a bigoted, anti-Islamic film. They are the latest manifestation of a world in which the doctrine of might is right is lent legitimacy by the word democracy.