Sri Lankan Muslims attacked by mobs

The Muslim Association of Britain (MAB) deplores the widespread attacks on Muslim communities in Sri Lanka that threaten to spiral out of control. Over the past week, crowds of up to 1,000 people have ransacked Muslim areas of several towns and villages in Kandy, Sri Lanka. This has resulted in the burning of scores of [...]

March 11th, 2018|Comments Off on Sri Lankan Muslims attacked by mobs

Why Trump’s visit to the UK must be protested.

By Osama Anas As we cross the one year anniversary of Trump’s inauguration into the Oval Office, the amount of racist, bigoted, and Islamophobic rhetoric spewed from himself and his office has become too much to count. Through the controversial Twitter account, to official press releases, there is no platform safe from the ramblings of [...]

January 12th, 2018|Comments Off on Why Trump’s visit to the UK must be protested.

PR***MAB condemns the stabbing of a man in Forest Hill, London

The Muslim Association of Britain condemns the stabbing of a man in Forest Hill, London The Muslim Association of Britain (MAB) is saddened to hear about another perceived Islamophobic attack today, at Forest Hill Station in South London. The perpetrator was arrested on suspicion of stabbing another man in his 40s. The victim’s condition is [...]

December 12th, 2016|Comments Off on PR***MAB condemns the stabbing of a man in Forest Hill, London

Diverse and Strong Voices Emerging – 15,000 Stood Up to Racism and Fascism in the UK

Diverse and Strong Voices Emerging - 15,000 Stood Up to Racism and Fascism in the UK   By Mariam Amir Hassan   On Saturday 21st March in London, thousands of demonstrators joined hand-in-hand and firmly said "No!" to any form of racism: Islamophobia, Anti-Semitism, Fascism, etc. An estimated 15,000 people (compared to last year's 10,000) [...]

March 30th, 2015|Comments Off on Diverse and Strong Voices Emerging – 15,000 Stood Up to Racism and Fascism in the UK

The Future for Muslims in Britain Review

The Future for Muslims in Britain Review  By Anna Birawi On 11th March, Professor Tariq Ramadan, a prominent intellectual and Professor in Contemporary Islamic studies at Oxford University, and Dr Anas Altikriti, the Chairman of the Muslim Association of Britain and CEO of the Cordoba Foundation, came together in a panel discussion urging Muslims to embrace [...]

March 26th, 2015|Comments Off on The Future for Muslims in Britain Review

MAB condemns the killing of 3 Muslims in North Carolina

Press Statement  On Tuesday the 10th of February, a man by the name of Craig Stephen Hicks turned himself in to the police for the killing of 3 Muslims and has since been charged with three counts of first-degree murder. According to latest news, investigators are still looking for the motive of the heinous crime which some [...]

February 16th, 2015|Comments Off on MAB condemns the killing of 3 Muslims in North Carolina

Je ne suis pas un hypocrite

By Dr. Omer El-Hamdoon The past few days have seen the world's attention being diverted to Paris. Gunmen stormed and killed 12 people in and around the vicinity of the Charlie Hebdo apartments. This was followed by another terrorist attack on a Jewish owned supermarket, resulting in the death of four more. Having been in [...]

January 12th, 2015|Comments Off on Je ne suis pas un hypocrite

Muslim Association of Britain condemns Murder of Journalists in Paris

Press Release Muslim Association of Britain expresses its total condemnation of the senseless and brutal killing of 12 French people including two police officers at the offices of ‘Charlie Hebdo’ newspapers in Paris. MAB is shocked by the tragedy and deplores this unwarranted violence. MAB would like to state that whilst it is well-known that [...]

January 7th, 2015|Comments Off on Muslim Association of Britain condemns Murder of Journalists in Paris