Shaheer Choudhury

As Head of Editorial at Islam21c, Shaheer is a regular contributor who has an unwavering passion and commitment for staying on the pulse in regards to global geopolitical and general current affairs, whilst paying close attention to the changing world conditions of Muslim populations. Prior to joining Islam21c, he developed a number of years' experience in the health and social care sector, and previously worked as a caseworker at HHUGS. He has also volunteered at the Muslim Youth Helpline. Shaheer holds a bachelor's degree in Business Management from Kingston University.
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Cartoon “blasphemy” – put down your crayons and pick up a book

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Read about the latest provocations of Muslims at a school in Batley, and what Dr Salman and Sh Haitham have to say about it.

Members of Exeter University argue institution fuelling Uyghur genocide

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Students at the University of Exeter have criticised their institution for having links with proponents of the Uyghur genocide.

UN confirms reports Saudi official threatened Special Rapporteur would be “taken care of”

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The UN has confirmed that a senior unnamed Saudi official had on two occasions made death threats against Agnes Callamard, the UN Special Rapporteur on Extrajudicial, Summary, or arbitrary executions.

British Government overturns “genocide amendment” passed thrice by House of Lords

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The Government now sees itself in a complex situation, with the likes of Foreign Secretary Dominic Raab lashing out against the Chinese Communist Party (CCP) on numerous occasions yet seemingly uninterested in the amendment to the Trade Bill.

“Bibi, go home” – thousands rally against Netanyahu, days before elections

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Protests against the Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu have once again picked up, with thousands taking to the streets to call for Israel’s longest serving leader to be removed from office.

French Muslims stunned as new law bans halal slaughter from July

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Two years after Belgium enacted discriminatory legislation that banned the slaughter of non-stunned animals, France has followed suit in an act that campaigners have deemed a “serious obstacle” to practicing faith in the notoriously secularist country.

Israeli occupation forces shoot Palestinian man dead

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The Palestinian Health Ministry has reported that Israeli occupation forces on Friday shot dead a Palestinian man in the village of Beit Dajan in the West Bank.

Taliban to pursue ‘Islamic government’ amidst anticipation of May 2021 US withdrawal

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The Taliban have warned the United States against ignoring the May 1st deadline to decide whether NATO and American troops will stay or withdraw from Afghan soil.

UK parliamentary committee seeks blacklist of firms tied to Uyghur abuse

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A critical report published this week by the Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy (BEIS) Committee of cross-party MPs has argued for the creation of “a whitelist and blacklist of companies which do and do not meet their obligations to uphold human rights throughout their supply chains.”

Austrian rights groups decry child abuse during recent anti-terror raids

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The signatories argue that over 62 children were “traumatised and victimized” by the early morning raids, after authorities deemed them to be legitimate targets