To whom it may concern: Harris Bokhari was never a member of MAB, but helped and supported us during the anti Iraq war movement as well as supporting many other mainstream Muslim and peace organisations at the time. He was highly regarded by advisers in the Department of Communities during this time as some one [...]
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.