By Nijaz Hlivnjak Follow: @NijazHlivnjak وَلَا تَقُولُوا لِمَن يُقْتَلُ فِي سَبِيلِ اللَّهِ أَمْوَاتٌ بَلْ أَحْيَاءٌ وَلَٰكِن لَّا تَشْعُرُونَ Our Lord says in the Holy Qur’an: "Do not say for those who are slain in the way of God: 'They are dead!'. No, (they are) alive but you (do) not perceive." German Jewish intellectual Walter Benjamin, [...]
The Muslim Association of Britain doesn’t just take care of the religious needs of the Muslims, but also is actively involved in the Muslim community. Whether that is through issuing official letters to the authorities regarding current issues such as Trojan horse, or through writing articles about present issues such as Islamophobia to educate the community or through organising demonstrations against the Israeli massacre in Palestine. On a community level it also holds weekly circles of religious classes for the Muslim community.