Abdul-Rahman Ali

Abdul-Rahman studied International History covering topics such as WW1, WW2, The Cold War and Civil Rights in America. He worked as a youth worker for a number of years assisting in the social, educational and physical development of young people and currently works in Recruitment. He takes a particular interest in the impact of domestic politics on the Muslim community.
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Judaism rejects the state of Israel

19 Min Read

A leading Israeli news site, Haaretz recently published an article stating that the world's oldest complete copy of the Ten Commandments is going on rare display at the Israel Museum in Jerusalem which was part of the Dead Sea scroll discoveries from years gone by. The Ten Commandments of course appear in the Old Testament of the Christian Bible and also in the Jewish scriptures. Jewish people call them the ‘Ten Sayings’. Most synagogues have these clearly written, in Hebrew, on a wall plaque. Usually just the first part of each saying is written and often the first five and

David Cameron’s outrageous speech reveals much

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https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=95o-EPjSUus#t=12 On 19 December 2014, the Prime Minister of Britain hosted a reception in Downing Street to mark the Jewish festival of Chanukah 2014. It is one of the most stomach-churning speeches you will ever hear and reminiscent of William Gladstone’s views of Catholicism. Shortly after the end of his first term in office, Liberal leader William Gladstone penned a pamphlet against Catholicism. Denying it was even a spiritual faith, he argued that British Catholic followers could not be loyal to both the Crown and the Pope and said they sought to undermine traditional British values, hiding “crimes against liberty

MayCarthyism: is Britain becoming a police state?

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Mass hysteria has reared its ugly head many times over the course of history. Hitler worked enough people into a frenzy to justify the mass murder of Jews. Nelson Mandela, known by all as peaceful, was unlawfully detained for decades because a few white racists felt threatened by him. You would hope that people would learn a lesson from past mistakes, but that does not appear to be the case and it would appear that history is repeating itself with Theresa May’s new proposals. Enter Senator Joseph McCarthy from whom the term ‘McCarthyism’ originates. McCarthyism is “the practice of making