Salman Butt

Muslim, Activist, Scientist, Editor at Islam21c.com

Salman studied Biochemistry at Imperial College London followed by a PhD in Chemical Biology, carrying out research into photosynthesis. During his years at university he became involved in Islamic society activism and Muslim community projects on a local and national level. He is an editor and regular contributor for islam21c.com, a leading website that aims to provide and articulate mainstream Islamic thought in the 21st century.
New Report Exposes Apparent Anti-Muslim Bias of Charity

New Report Exposes Apparent Anti-Muslim Bias of Charity Commission

The report mentions that Muslim charities have been disproportionately affected by investigations from the Commission since the appointment of Shawcross, with 38% of all disclosed investigations initiated between 1st January 2013 and 23rd April 2014 being on Muslim charities.
18/11/2014 16:12 GMT
Muslims Are Taking Over the Country! One Subway at a

Muslims Are Taking Over the Country! One Subway at a Time...

This halal meat fiasco has two separate elements to it: (i) the halal meat creeping into restaurant menus; and (ii) the incorrect presumption that slaughtering an animal is more cruel than "stunning" by electrocution, drowning, bashing it over the head or whatever else is in vogue.
09/05/2014 15:27 BST
Free-Speech Jihadis and Their Defence of Maajid

Free-Speech Jihadis and Their Defence of Maajid Nawaz

Over the last few weeks I've noticed an uncanny resemblance between the caricature flag-burning, blasphemer-threatening, riotous Muslims in the Middle-East, and some (perhaps equally intelligent) so-called 'liberal' tweeters, commentators and presenters in the UK...
14/02/2014 11:48 GMT