Islam Channel hosts hustings
.Two candidates for the post of Secretary General of the Muslim Council of Britain respond to questions on Monday 18 January at 9 pm. A ‘first’ in Muslim civil society history, thanks to @islamchannel
Long Read: Zubair Pasha remembered – the life and times of an illustrious Nineteenth Century Sudanese Patriot click here
Islamophobia – global perspectives
Professor Salman Sayyid and AbdoolKarim Vakil in conversation. click here
When the US and British militaries began to bomb Afghanistan in 2002 as perceived retribution for 9/11 there were many who felt this was an unnecessary misadventure that would end unsatisfactorily. However, there were pundits in the UK who called it a ‘just war’. Read Part XI of a dossier culled from media reports that tracks the ups and downs of this so-called ‘just war’. click here.
Fact files that keep track of told and untold past events – some continue to unfold. click here.
London’s premier Arabic bookstore
A tribute to Al-Saqi books in Bayswater click here.
Fatima Jinnah Remembered
The Pakistani historian, the late Professor Garewal, documents the contribution of Muhammad Ali Jinnah’s sister – “an inspiring patron, guide and mentor” – first published in the Journal of the Pakistan Historical Society -itself a venture that owes much to the late Hakim Said of Hamdard Foundation. click here.
‘Lest we forget’ – documentation on key episodes in British Muslim life – LATEST: declassified documents reveal callousness of US and French politicians in responding to ethnic cleansing in Bosnia.click here