Remembering the Rabaa massacre

On this day 5 years ago, a massacre unfolded in Egypt's Rabaa Square, in which hundreds of peaceful protesters were killed and thousands injured in what many human rights organisations have described as the worst mass killing of protesters in modern history. The gruesome crime was carried out by the Egyptian armed forces to complete a [...]

August 14th, 2018|Comments Off on Remembering the Rabaa massacre

Muslims celebrate the holy month of Dhul-Hijja

The Muslim Association of Britain wishes to congratulate Muslims throughout the United Kingdom, indeed across the world, on the commencement of the holy month of Dhul-Hijja; the 12th month of the Lunar (Hijri) Calendar. This month is marked by the advent of Hajj or Pilgrimage, which is one of the five pillars of Islam. Millions [...]

August 12th, 2018|Comments Off on Muslims celebrate the holy month of Dhul-Hijja

Conservative Party must confront its Islamophobia problem

The Muslim Association of Britain (MAB) is following with extreme concern the ongoing discussion surrounding the Conservative Party and its apparently endemic problem with Islamophobia. For years now, prominent figures within the party have warned against the rise of a clearly Islamophobic narrative amid seemingly intentional disregard for the gross impact this has on the [...]

August 8th, 2018|1 Comment

President of MAB to lead Friday prayers prior to anti-Trump march

The Muslim Association of Britain is pleased to announce that its, President Dr. Anas Altikriti, will be leading the Friday prayers on the 13th of July in Cavendish Gardens prior to the national protest against the UK visit of President Donald Trump. The Friday sermon will address Trump's impact on social relations and communities throughout [...]

July 11th, 2018|Comments Off on President of MAB to lead Friday prayers prior to anti-Trump march

TRUMP NOT WELCOME

US President Donald Trump arrives in London on Friday amid widespread national protests and demonstrations against his visit, policies, pronouncements and rhetoric. While wishful thinkers may have hoped that Trump’s misogynistic, fascist and bigoted statements were empty words to monopolise a popular vote, his actions have only proved that he is exactly as his words [...]

July 9th, 2018|Comments Off on TRUMP NOT WELCOME

Attack in Finsbury Park; one year on

Today marks one year since the Finsbury Park terrorist attack occurred, in which a van drove into a crowd of worshippers leaving night prayers at the Muslim Welfare House and Finsbury Mosque during Ramadan. This atrocious attack resulted in the tragic death of Makram Ali and the injury of nine others. A minute silence was [...]

June 19th, 2018|Comments Off on Attack in Finsbury Park; one year on

Remembering Grenfell by delivering on solutions

The Muslim Association of Britain today remembers all those impacted by the Grenfell Tower tragedy a year ago and sends its heartfelt condolences to the families of all those affected; those who lost loved ones, the residents who continue to live with the trauma and the forgotten citizens of London’s underbelly. A year has passed [...]

June 14th, 2018|Comments Off on Remembering Grenfell by delivering on solutions

A serious case of Islamophobia within the Conservative Party

Last Thursday, the Muslim Council of Britain (MCB) called for the Conservative party to launch an urgent inquiry into Islamophobia within its ranks, highlighting ten Islamophobic incidents among Conservative councillors, MPs and prospective candidates that took place within a two-month period. The Muslim Association of Britain supports the calls made by the MCB and urges [...]

June 3rd, 2018|Comments Off on A serious case of Islamophobia within the Conservative Party