An Open Letter from MAB to the President of the Board of Deputies of British Jews, Jonathan Arkush

Dear Mr Arkush, Firstly, allow me to wish you and the entire Jewish community chag kasher v’somayach, wishing you all many blessed returns. I am writing today to thank you and the Board of Deputies for your clear and unequivocal rejection of the Leave.EU tweet on the 29th of March, in which the bearer of [...]

March 31st, 2018|7 Comments

15 years on; The war on Iraq was and remains the crime of our time

When Britain and the United States of America invaded Iraq in 2003, the Muslim Association of Britain, along with its partners in the British anti-war movement, was clear that this was a gross crime based on a lie. Fifteen years on, and Iraq remains a failed state suffering from lack of security, political instability and [...]

March 21st, 2018|Comments Off on 15 years on; The war on Iraq was and remains the crime of our time

“The Experience of Muslim Students” report, makes for grim reading

One in 3 Muslim students have experienced Islamophobic abuse, while female students who wore religious garments, such as the hijab, jilbab and niqaab, showed higher levels of concern about their safety, according to a National Union of Students (NUS) report released today. The Muslim Student’s survey was launched in November 2017 by the NUS Women’s [...]

March 19th, 2018|Comments Off on “The Experience of Muslim Students” report, makes for grim reading

May Local Elections; A Chance to Have a Say

As nearly half of the country prepares for the local council elections on Thursday 3 May 2018, the opportunity to have a say in all that concerns our local communities approaches. These elections, which are held every four years, gives residents the chance to vote for the Council they believe will represent them, act on [...]

March 15th, 2018|Comments Off on May Local Elections; A Chance to Have a Say

March Against Islamophobia

This Saturday 17th March, thousands of people will march through the streets of London, Cardiff, Glasgow and many other European cities united against racism, Islamophobia and anti-Semitism. This could not come at a more important time. The outrageous "punish a Muslim day" letter recently sent to homes across the country as well as a number [...]

March 14th, 2018|Comments Off on March Against Islamophobia

Sri Lankan Muslims attacked by mobs

The Muslim Association of Britain (MAB) deplores the widespread attacks on Muslim communities in Sri Lanka that threaten to spiral out of control. Over the past week, crowds of up to 1,000 people have ransacked Muslim areas of several towns and villages in Kandy, Sri Lanka. This has resulted in the burning of scores of [...]

March 11th, 2018|Comments Off on Sri Lankan Muslims attacked by mobs

On the eve of the visit of the Crown Prince of Saudi Arabia to the UK; An open letter from MAB to the Prime Minister

Dear Prime Minister, In the next few days, London will host the Crown Prince of Saudi Arabia, Prince Mohammed bin Salman, in what will be the first official visit of the young and ambitious heir-apparent to the throne in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. As such, this visit constitutes an opportunity which must not be [...]

March 6th, 2018|Comments Off on On the eve of the visit of the Crown Prince of Saudi Arabia to the UK; An open letter from MAB to the Prime Minister

Message from MAB President to the Members

In the name of Allah Almighty; the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful   Dear Sisters and Brothers, respected Members of the Muslim Association of Britain, Assalamu Alaykum Wa Rahmatullahi Wa Barakatuh   As we see in the 8th term of the Muslim Association of Britain and look forward to the next 4 years, allow me to [...]

February 27th, 2018|Comments Off on Message from MAB President to the Members