“Only from the heart Can you touch the sky.” Jalal ad-Din Rumi
Posts tagged "parenting"
Safeguarding school children from extremism without ‘policing’ their free thought

Safeguarding school children from extremism without ‘policing’ their free thought

Post-7/7 Counter-terrorism measures, including the latest Counter-Terrorism and Security Act (CTSA) 2015, are perceived by many to be contributing to a social environment where Muslims are being treated as a ‘suspect community’. Many feel that this is adding to an increased hostility towards Muslims, creating a climate of fear and suspicion in the process. ISIS-inspired...
Parenting: A Core Duty and Basic Right in a Family

Parenting: A Core Duty and Basic Right in a Family

A very learned and successful Asian father whom I know attended my recent book launch at the House of Lords on parenting. On his return I got an email that said: “The motto of a budding family should be parenting, parenting, parenting. It is true that many problems caused by adolescents could be avoided if...