7/7 and Srebrenica: Tolerance Must Prevail By Omer El-Hamdoon, President of the Muslim Association of Britain Follow: @Omer_Elhamdoon This year is a commemorative year. July is a commemorative month. Today marks the tenth anniversary of the 7/7 London bombings. A disgusting and evil attack on British soil, by those who lived and nurtured in [...]
MAB encourages Muslims to vote, raising awareness that Muslims make up over 10% of the local population in 40 political seats, and that their voice can be heard. It helps the Muslim community to be steadfast in their beliefs but also integrate with British society in general, raising awareness on how Muslims can stand up for their rights whilst integrating productively in the community. It has always opposed extremism, shown when it took control of Finsbury Park Mosque and expelled followers of the extremist cleric Abu Hamza.