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

Muslims in UK Politics

Muslims in Britain have participated in many political processes - from the activist grassroots levels to higher political ones. This section begins with Muslim MP's and moves on to mention journalists, campaigners, community leaders who have all left their 'political fingerprints' in society and contributed positively across the UK. Members of Parliament The 2017 UK [...]

July 18th, 2015|Comments Off on Muslims in UK Politics

Muslims in Teaching

Muslims have contributed to a lot to teaching and hence knowledge production. In the UK, there is a group of teachers with the name, Muslim Teacher’s Association. On their website, they advise visitors about teaching and the importance of education in Islam. This section will mention the achievements of private and state-funded faith Muslim schools. [...]

June 29th, 2015|Comments Off on Muslims in Teaching

Muslims in Sports

Britain can pride itself in sport with great dedication from its British Muslims – from Mo Farah who is a sprinter to the famous boxer, Amir Khan. To read about the British Muslims participating in Rio 2016, please click here. Mo Farah CBE: Mohamed Muktar Jama Farah also known as Mo Farah was born on [...]

June 29th, 2015|Comments Off on Muslims in Sports

Muslims in Business

In Britain, there are 3 million Muslims and if you look at the country's most powerful people in business, you would definitely recognise it as has the Muslim Council of Britain (MCB) with their report on ‘The Muslim Pound’. The report assesses the Muslim contribution (both nationally and on the global level) to the UK [...]

June 29th, 2015|Comments Off on Muslims in Business

David Cameron’s Speech on Extremism

DAVID CAMERON SPEECH ON EXTREMISM Published: Friday 19th June 2015 10:00 Mr Mohammed Shafiq Chief Executive of the Ramadhan Foundation comments: "The Prime Minister's speech on security and extremism today is another indication of the wrong strategy and the neocon agenda which this government has adopted.  British Muslims reject terrorism and the brutality of ISIS, [...]

June 19th, 2015|Comments Off on David Cameron’s Speech on Extremism

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