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Active Change Foundation – Paying Respects On Remembrance Sunday

November 17, 2014


Young Muslims from Hanif Qadir’s Leyton-based Active Change Foundation at the Tower of London:

Tehmina Kazi on Uniting Muslims

November 16, 2014


Original article here. In the latest issue of CHARTIST, Tehmina Kazi writes on the complications found in efforts to unite Muslims During September 2014, the #notinmyname hashtag went viral.  Young British Muslims at the East London-based Active Change Foundation created a video condemning ISIS, with a tagline at the end: “ISIS do not represent British […]

On Poppies and Imitating Non-Muslims – Paul Salahuddin Armstrong

November 15, 2014


Originally posted on Paul Salahuddin Armstrong:
By Paul Salahuddin Armstrong Photo: ROOFUL ALI/ALIWAY.CO.UK Apparently, according to some guy called Abu Baraa, wearing poppies is imitating “non-muslims” like Jews and Christians. “There has even been a campaign recently pushing Muslims to wear ‘poppy hijabs’ and similar clothing. This is worrying not only because of the dangers…

Report – ‘Offensive Jihad, Slavery and The Islamic State’

November 15, 2014


The speakers and scholars featured in this report will be contacted to see if they wish to comment and any responses will be added to the document. The report can be seen here: The Islamic far-right in Britain – Offensive Jihad, Slavery and the Islamic state

Sara Khan Meets the Muslim Women #MakingAStand Against Extremism in Wandsworth

November 13, 2014