The Conservatives must address their Islamophobia problem

The Muslim Association of Britain welcomes the decision of the Liberal Democratic and Labour parties to formally adopt the definition of Islamophobia as proposed by the all-party parliamentary group on British Muslims. In light of the overwhelming acknowledgment that Islamophobia, anti-Muslim hatred and discrimination against Muslims are among the catalysts to the recent massacre of [...]

March 20th, 2019|Comments Off on The Conservatives must address their Islamophobia problem

New Zealand terrorist massacre driven by hate and Islamophobia

As hundreds of New Zealand Muslims were observing their Friday prayers in the city of Christchurch, a self-confessed far-right racist entered Al-Noor mosque and opened fire for several minutes leaving behind no less than 30 dead and several wounded. At the same time, another gunman attacked Linwood Mosque to the east of the city killing [...]

March 15th, 2019|1 Comment

Attack on New Zealand mosques leaves many Muslim worshippers dead

The Muslim Association of Britain is shocked and horrified at the mass shooting of worshippers at two mosques in Christchurch, New Zealand. In what appears to be a coordinated attack at a time when Mosques are at their fullest, with Muslims attending to Friday prayers, many were killed and injured. Three men and a woman [...]

March 15th, 2019|Comments Off on Attack on New Zealand mosques leaves many Muslim worshippers dead

Uighur Muslims suffer under China’s brutal crackdown

As more and more the horrific injustices meted out to the Uighur Muslims in Xinjiang come to light, it becomes more apparent that critical statements by the international community are not sufficient. The Muslim Association of Britain is deeply disturbed by the reports leaving China, and deplores such gross abuse of human rights. MAB is [...]

February 13th, 2019|Comments Off on Uighur Muslims suffer under China’s brutal crackdown

Response to Telegraph’s attack on Muslim Scout groups

Following the Telegraph’s poor article on 21st January 2019 titled, “Second Scout volunteer suspended and more groups referred to police amid extremism concerns,” the Muslim Association of Britain wishes to affirm that it is first and foremost a British organisation and does not have any administrative, organisational or financial connection with any other, be it [...]

February 8th, 2019|Comments Off on Response to Telegraph’s attack on Muslim Scout groups

Telegraph continues smear campaign against Muslim groups

The Muslim Association of Britain notes the publication of an article in the Telegraph titled “Second Scout volunteer suspended and more groups referred to police amid extremism concerns”, which attempts to smear MAB along with a number of British Muslim scouting groups. While not the first time blatant falsehoods have been printed, the article above [...]

January 22nd, 2019|1 Comment

PRESS RELEASE: MAB welcomes APPG definition of Islamophobia

The Muslim Association of Britain welcomes the APPG for British Muslims’ landmark report which proposes a working definition of Islamophobia: "Islamophobia is rooted in racism, and is a type of racism that targets expressions of Muslimness or perceived Muslimness.” The proposed definition brings us closer to setting a consistent and coherent way to tackling Islamophobia, [...]

November 27th, 2018|Comments Off on PRESS RELEASE: MAB welcomes APPG definition of Islamophobia

Another attack on Muslim worshippers

Late Tuesday night, a car was reported to have hit a group of worshipers outside the Hussaini Association in Cricklewood in North London, injuring a number of individuals, before fleeing the scene. From reports and eyewitness testimonies confirming Islamophobic insults and slurs by the passengers of the suspected vehicle, there is a strong possibility that [...]

September 19th, 2018|Comments Off on Another attack on Muslim worshippers