Monthly Archives: November 2016

I am a Muslim – not an Islamist. It’s not the same thing.

It might sound like a bit of a cliché to call Britain a melting pot, but every day I see proof that it really is. I am lucky to be able to talk to people...

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‘It’s all the West’s Fault’: the Excuse that Always Collapses under Scrutiny

With the growing threat of so-called ‘lone actor’ attacks in the West and Daesh losing territory in Syria and Iraq, the debate rumbles on over the role of foreign policy in the radicalisation of young...

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Daesh Claims It Empowers Women. It Doesn’t.

We’ve seen Muslim women arrested in France, implicated in terrorist plots. This reveals an undeniable truth that Daesh not only makes victims of women but also turns some into perpetrators of violence. It does this...

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Britain is a Great Place to be a Muslim

One of the most joyous aspects of our work at WARN is seeing strong, Muslim women achieving great things – both for themselves and their families. To me, it’s a great reflection on British society...

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