Tag: LOCAL ELECTIONS

Islamic Thought 2 Min Read

Should we back Sadiq Khan or punish Labour?

London is to choose its next Mayor on Thursday; who do we vote for, and in light of Gaza, is Labour really for Muslims?

News 8 Min Read

First Erdoğan loss in 21 years as Turkey opposition wins

In Istanbul, the anti-Syrian, anti-Palestinian Ekrem İmamoğlu retained mayoralty with almost a million more votes.

News 11 Min Read

Is George Galloway’s win start of a sea change in UK politics?

George Galloway's Rochdale win shows that political parties can no longer ignore serious issues such as Gaza.

Current Affairs Europe Featured Islamic Thought Politics Special UK 12 Min Read

Shaikh Haitham on the 2015 elections

In the name of Allāh; all praise belongs to Allāh; may His peace, salutations and blessings be upon His final Messenger, Muḥammad (sall Allāhu ʿalayhi wa sallam). Many Muslim leaders call for political participation by highlighting the problems that Muslims in the UK or Europe are facing. Islamophobia, institutional discrimination,