5Pillarz: We need your urgent help to keep this site alive

In keeping with our promise to be completely transparent about our performance and finances (unlike any other Muslim organisation!) this is how 5Pillarz did...

There’s no reason to celebrate the UK Palestine vote

I hate to rain on a parade but I don't quite understand why  everyone is getting so excited over the UK parliament's recognition of...

Panorama: Another attack on Muslims masquerading as journalism

Roshan Muhammed Salih argues that last night's BBC Panorama on "The Battle for British Islam" was yet another example of shallow journalism, sensationalist scaremongering...

5Pillarz plans to introduce a paywall in the next few months

Since it launched seven months ago 5Pillarz has been an editorial but not a financial success, writes Roshan Muhammed Salih. During the last month we...

The Saudis are ruining hajj

For a Muslim hajj should be the trip of a lifetime. The chance to fulfil an obligatory pillar of Islam, to re-establish their relationship...

Sectarianism will lead to our destruction

The Muslim ummah is passing through perhaps its most difficult phase in our lifetimes and the main reason is Syria, writes Roshan Muhammed Salih. The...

Louis Smith: I want to apologise directly to the Muslim community

Olympic gymnast Louis Smith has told 5Pillars that his behaviour in a video where he is shown mocking Islam was "inexcusable," and that he...

French authorities take children away from Muslim couple over “jihad suspicions”

A French Muslim couple have had their five children taken away from them after the father was apparently mistakenly suspected of leaving for Syria...

Out of the Box by Leroy Smith: A man trying to atone for his...

Roshan Muhammed Salih is 5Pillars editor. You can follow him on Twitter here   Roshan Muhammed Salih reviews Out of the Box, a fascinating new book...

I hope Italy stuffs England at the World Cup. Here’s why…

The happiest moments of my life have usually been spent in the moments after the England football team has just been knocked out of...
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