Ashura, A Day Like No Other

Sayed Mahdi al-Modarresi | Posted 24.10.2016 | UK
Sayed Mahdi al-Modarresi

1335 years ago, on Ashura; the tenth day of the new Islamic year, in the early hours of the afternoon, on a sand-dune at Karbala, south of the current...

One Day, We Should Stop Voting

Ben Greenhalgh | Posted 19.05.2015 | UK Politics
Ben Greenhalgh

We're horrified by any derivation from our democratic process, but with the elderly vote becoming ever more influential to our political system, when will it be time that something is done to save the progressive voice of politics?

Motherhood - The Biggest Sacrifice

A. Dassu | Posted 11.05.2015 | UK Lifestyle
A. Dassu

The moment I found out I was expecting my first child, my life changed forever. Nothing was going to be the same ever again. It couldn't be taken back and even if the pregnancy hadn't gone through, I still would have remained changed. This much I knew.

Why Mothers Should Be Selfish

Louisa Leontiades | Posted 26.12.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Louisa Leontiades

I am the luckiest person in the world. I have an adoring partner whom I love with all my heart and two beautiful children, no financial worries to speak of. And yet I am finally facing facts. It's scary and it's shameful. I am admitting in public that I don't like spending time with my children.

Thanking the Past

Sue Dewey | Posted 05.08.2014 | UK
Sue Dewey

I am definitely the kind of gal who is mindful that much of what we enjoy today, particularly in the developed world , is down to those who came befor...

Pakistani Teen 'Sacrificed His Life To Stop Suicide Bomber'

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 25.01.2014 | UK

A teenager who reportedly sacrificed his life to prevent a suicide attack on his school has been lauded on social media - with people demanding Year 1...

Ultimate Sacrifice

A.J. Higginson | Posted 15.01.2013 | UK Lifestyle
A.J. Higginson

When Abbie met her partner Caris, she knew she had found her soul mate - but ultimately it would leave her childless.

Ritual Murder - Our Collective Shame

Sam Cahill | Posted 01.09.2012 | UK Politics
Sam Cahill

If people are not prepared to take a stand against this, we really are living in a hopeless world.

An Atmosphere of Intolerance

Rabbi Pinchas Goldschmidt | Posted 10.12.2011 | UK
Rabbi Pinchas Goldschmidt

Before the end of the calendar year, the upper house of the Dutch Parliament will vote to outlaw religious slaughter on the grounds that it is inhumane - this despite not one reliable scientific study of the process.