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Islamophobia – the facts – 2014

Updated 15th September – Mosque damage, Rotherham- THE ABUSE, PHYSICAL DAMAGE, VIOLENCE. Three part dossier:  icon-angle-double-right FIRST THE CLUMSY ACTIONS & STATEMENTS,  icon-angle-double-right THEN THE MOCKING, ALARMIST TALK  icon-angle-double-right AND FINALLY THE ABUSE, PHYSICAL DAMAGE, VIOLENCE   Islamophobic talk inevitably leads to anti-Muslim hate crimes – it is time an irresponsible media and populist politicians recognise how their loose talk demonising…

Rumy Hasan and the Census

The University of Sussex academic Rumy Hasan has recently made a bizarre observation linking the increase in Muslim population in Britain as recorded in the 2011 Census with the phenomenon of Islamophobia: A blunt truth needs pointing out: if it were the case that Europe was becoming a hot-bed of ant-Muslim racism/Islamophobia, why are so…

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Solidarity with Chowdhury Mueenuddin

          Support from the Secretary General of the Muslim Council of Wales, Saleem Kidwai OBE: “I had the pleasure in working with Chowdhry Mueenuddin, he is a real gentleman, he has been an innocent victim of blind justice by a politically motivated judge and the judicial system….(See blog postings below). Also …

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Excellent responses to Lord Pearson’s Islamophobia

Lord Pearson of Rannoch and former leader of UKIP, the respectable face of the British Right, has a track record of outrageous remarks on Islam and Britain, for example “the Muslims are breeding 10 times faster than us…”. Together with Baroness Cox, he hosted Geerth Wilders’ visit to Parliament in March 2010, describing the Dutch…

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The earnest Bishop

Bishop Nazir-Ali is at it again – decrying moves in Britain to make London a centre of Islamic Finance. According to a newspaper report following the World Islamic Economic Forum 2013, that was addressed by the Prime Minister as well as the Prince of Wales, the Bishop believes that proposals to make Britain the first…