Tag: POLITICS

Politics 24 Min Read

UK Muslims need an alternative to Labour

Muslims need to chart an independent path in politics and not crave the attention of established parties, argues Muhammad Jalal, host of The Thinking Muslim podcast.

Politics 8 Min Read

Afghanistan: Overcoming Decades of Aid Corruption

22 years after the launch of the "War on Terror", Maira Mirza from Human Aid & Advocacy reflects on US-NATO allies' "intervention" in Afghanistan.

Latest Politics 8 Min Read

Scholars of the Ummah call for re-election of Erdoğan

Ahead of the Turkish general election on 14 May, fifty scholars from across the Muslim world urge voters and non-voters to support President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan and his AK party.

Latest Opinion 14 Min Read

Suella, don’t blame ‘political correctness’ for YOUR failures

The Home Secretary, Suella Braverman, claims that grooming gangs are “almost all British Pakistani”; Dr. Salman Butt issues a strong rebuke.

How should Muslims react to the election of Humza Yousaf as Scotland’s First Minister?

Shaykh Dr. Haitham al-Haddad shares guidance for Muslims on how to respond to the election of the first Muslim leader of a Western government.

3 March 1924 – The abolition of the last caliphate

Today marks 99 years since the destruction of the Ottoman Caliphate, heralding one of the darkest chapters in history, argues Dilly Hussain.

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A Year Since the End of US Occupation in Afghanistan

It has been one year since the United States and its allies’ humiliating defeat and forced withdrawal from Afghanistan after inciting 20 years of war. After drastic social, economic and human costs of the war, what does the future hold for the people of Afghanistan?

Islamophobia Latest News Politics 6 Min Read

French state condemned for anti-Muslim hysteria – Rishi Sunak should take note

European governments continue their attack on Islam

Asia Campaigns India Latest Middle East Politics 6 Min Read

India’s BJP held to account for insulting remarks against Prophet Muhammad ﷺ

What if Muslim nations were similarly rapid to act against the ongoing and severe cases of violence, systematic repression and persecution against Muslims and publicly condemned such acts?

14th August Massacre: Remembering #Rabaa

Ahmed Hammuda recounts one of the bloodiest massacres of unarmed protesters in recent world history, whose perpetrators are still at large.