"PC Amireddy, who helped to design a new hijab to replace the one she was supplied with, said she hopes the garment will inspire other Muslim women to consider a career in policing."
Friday, 27 November 2020
Sunday, 22 November 2020
Telegraph & Argus, There is a 'mental health crisis' among young British Muslims, says report " The report, commissioned by British Muslims for Secular Democracy, has been written by six authors - all of whom are British Muslim women - and aims to "change the narrative" surrounding mental health for the UK's Muslim population."
Thursday, 8 October 2020
Middle East Eye, How a British market was inspired by the Islamic model of Medina "In the early days of Islam, markets were "the lifeblood of the community" and the "first bastion of both social welfare and wealth creation", according to the Open Trade Network, a Norwich-based organisation supporting "access to trade and enterprise for all". Traders at the new market aren't taxed or charged rental, and undercutting is not permitted."
Thursday, 1 October 2020
Guardian, Half of Conservative party members believe Islam is threat, poll finds, 30 Sep 2020 "Almost half of Conservative party members believe Islam “a threat to the British way of life,” according to a poll which has reignited concerns over Islamophobia within Britain’s ruling party."
Saturday, 26 September 2020
Azfar Shafi, Byline Times, Tackling Islamophobia in ‘Terrorism’ Won’t happen by Sticking the Label On More White Perpetrators, 22 September 2020 "CfMM is right to be concerned about language, as language is indeed embedded in power. The media’s use of the ‘terrorist’ label normalises and shores up support for a term which, in the hands of government agencies, serves as a blank cheque for the use of some of Britain’s most powerful, repressive and exceptional powers – from raids, detention, citizenship stripping and up to warfare."
Wednesday, 16 September 2020
Tuesday, 25 August 2020
Press Gazette, MCB report says UK media has disproportionate focus on Islam when reporting terror "The report, How The British Media Reports Terrorism, was based on an analysis of 16 terrorist attacks between 2015 and 2020 in America, Britain and Europe as well as the Christchurch attack."