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

Telegraph’s inflammatory column hides Islamophobia behind dog-whistling

In one of the oldest tricks in the books, Ed Husain has chosen to dismiss the overwhelming evidence that has come to light on Islamophobia within the Conservative Party and to attack instead the Labour Party and Muslim organisations in an extremely poor article published in the Telegraph (6th of June; Jeremy Corbyn is pitting Britain's [...]

June 7th, 2018|Comments Off on Telegraph’s inflammatory column hides Islamophobia behind dog-whistling

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

Israel commits another massacre against Palestinian protesters

The Muslim Association of Britain is outraged at the sheer level of barbarism demonstrated by Israeli forces which resulted in the killing of dozens and wounding over 2,000 unarmed Palestinian protesters today. In figures that are more akin to an all-out warfare, 43 Palestinians were killed and over 2,300 injured as IDF personnel once again [...]

May 14th, 2018|1 Comment

May local elections; change starts from here

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 give residents the chance to vote for the council they believe will represent them, act on local concerns and improve local services and facilities. Increasingly, [...]

May 2nd, 2018|Comments Off on May local elections; change starts from here

MAB deplores Syrian regime war crimes and massacre of innocent civilians

Last night forces loyal to Syrian dictator and war criminal Bashar Al-Assad used chlorine gas and other unidentified chemical weapons, banned under international law, in Douma near the capital Damascus. To date, 70 people have suffocated to death, with scores more still suffering, including women and children. The death toll is expected to rise. This [...]

April 8th, 2018|Comments Off on MAB deplores Syrian regime war crimes and massacre of innocent civilians

UK crime spirals as government police cuts continue

A spate of attacks across the capital saw six stabbings on Thursday in the space of 90 minutes as violence continues to rise in the country impacting countless communities, is cause for significant concern to MAB. The numbers of attacks have soared in Britain’s capital this year, with 51 killed so far this year; 22 [...]

April 7th, 2018|Comments Off on UK crime spirals as government police cuts continue