Originally Posted on Facebook, 22nd April 2017 Currently in India, Modi, along with many Secular reformers, are demanding that Muslims end the ‘triple talaq’ system of divorce. The argument, so it goes, is that women feel insecure to be married… Read More ›
On the 26th March 2016, I was invited to speak briefly on LBC Radio (UK), on the topic of whether Islam is extreme or intolerant. The show’s host wanted to be a little controversial and ask this question. To listen… Read More ›
My Discussion with an MP on BBC Radio about Prime Minister David Cameron’s speech and plan to fight Islamic [non-violent] ‘Extremism’
On 20th July 2015, I discussed with MP Jeffrey Donaldson about David Cameron’s speech, highlighting the attempt by the UK government to bring in a raft of draconian laws. I refuted the dangerous logic espoused by David Cameron, although belief… Read More ›
As Muslims, we are obliged to ‘co-operate in righteousness and piety’ and not in ‘sinfulness and transgression’ [Quran 5:2]. As Muslims wherever we are in the world, we work for the betterment of our surrounding society, our neighbours and poor… Read More ›
Video: BBC 1 ‘Big Questions’: British Muslims & Apostates, Is UK culture hostile to men, and is there a stigma against stay-at-home mothers?
Video of the BBC 1 ‘Big Questions’ episode on: British Muslims & Apostates, Is UK culture hostile to men, and is there a stigma against stay-at-home mothers? I commented on the other two questions in their respective segments. However, if… Read More ›
Host Nicky Campbell alongside guest Jodie Ginsberg (CEO of Index on Censorship) debates Abdullah al Andalusi on so-called ‘Freedom of Speech’ in the West, and the Charlie Hebdo cartoons. I raised the point of Western double standards when it came… Read More ›