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Renewing Our Commitment to Articulating Islam in the 21st Century

After 13 years of providing guidance and solutions we felt it was time to give Islam21c.com a fresh new look whilst sharing our commitment to articulating Islam in the 21st Century. Our new logo is now live...

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EU Referendum Reactions

Yesterday we heard news of perhaps the biggest political earthquake in a generation, the UK voting to leave the EU, with a slim majority. There have been laughs, there have been regrets; there have been cheers and optimism; there have already been broken promises, there have been doomsday predictions and

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Condolences upon the death of Sheikh Ghulam Azam

Islam21c would like to offer its heartfelt condolences to the people of Bangladesh upon the passing away of one of their eminent leaders, Sheikh Professor Ghulam Azam, may Allāh have mercy upon him. A former leader of Bangladesh’s largest Islamic party, Jamaat-e-Islami, Sheikh Ghulam Azam was one of the countless Islamic activists of that

Video message to ISIS by UK Scholars #FreeAlanHenning

  The following video is the result of discussions amongst the people of knowledge in the UK and abroad. The full video containing detailed scholarly explanations will be published soon, but due to the urgency of the situation - this abridged version has been released to clarify the issue for

Current Affairs Europe Iraq Middle East Politics Special Syria UK 6 Min Read

Condemnation of PM’s fear-mongering rhetoric

CAGE condemns Prime Minister’s fear-mongering rhetoric (London, UK) On 29 August 2014, UK Prime Minister David Cameron publicly declared that the threat level to the UK had been raised due to fear of British nationals returning from the Middle East. CAGE has been documenting abuses of due process in the War on Terror

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Who cares about murdered Palestinian teenagers?

Where is the condemnation for the killing of Palestinian teenagers? The discovery of the bodies of three Israeli teenage settlers is deeply saddening and our thoughts and prayers are with their families. These deaths have been rightly condemned by the world. FOA calls on the global community and governments in

Current Affairs Europe Politics Special UK 7 Min Read

MCB PRESS RELEASE on the Trojan Hoax

PRESS RELEASE We Need Clarity and Consistency in our Education Standards: British Muslims Respond to the Ofsted Reports of schools in Birmingham The Muslim Council of Britain (MCB) today noted its serious concern at the conduct and outcome of the Ofsted investigation into state schools in Birmingham. The investigations were

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Forensic Exposé on “Report”

  As a website whose remit is to articulate and defend mainstream, orthodox Islam, Islam21c routinely seeks to correct lies, distortions and false propaganda against mainstream Islam and Muslims. Fanatics from anti-Muslim organisations have sought to make life very difficult for countless everyday innocent, law-abiding Muslim Britons for years. They

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Condolences to Imām Shakeel Begg

To Allāh we belong and to Him we return. The Muslim Research and Development Foundation and the Islam21c team would like to offer their sincere condolences to the family of Humayun Begg, who passed away last night.  He was a well-known member of the Muslim community in the Forest Hill

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A Pillar of Birmingham’s Muslims Dies Today

The Muslim Research and Development Foundation (MRDF) and the Islam21c team would like to express our condolences to the family and community of Dr Mohammed Naseem, may Allāh have mercy on him.  This morning, at the age of 90, this servant of Allāh and leader of the Muslim community in