“Only from the heart Can you touch the sky.” Jalal ad-Din Rumi
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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...
Family Should be at the Heart of our Social Reconstruction

Family Should be at the Heart of our Social Reconstruction

The shooting of 29-year-old Mark Duggan by armed police in north London on the evening of 4th August created a chain of riots, looting and mayhem in London and subsequently other cities. The first human casualties were three young Asian men of Muslim origin in Birmingham who were defending their property. According to the West...

Instilling the Spirit of Family Life: Muslim Youth and Marriage

Marriage and family have been two sacred institutions since the dawn of mankind. Family through marriage has continued to be the central human organisation over millennia. There have been many highs and lows regarding these two institutions, but they have continued to provide love, tranquillity and values to human societies. Sadly, as a result of...