The need for grassroots Muslim activism

Waris Ali, who was cleared of terror charges in a high-profile trial in 2008, reflects on his experiences conducting grassroots activism with the Save...

What happens after the Saudi coup?

Veteran Arab journalist Abdel Bari Atwan examines the implications for Saudi Arabia and the region of the "white coup" which took place in Saudi...

Hamza Tzortzis’ thoughts on Trevor Phillips’ spin on the British Muslim poll

Prominent debater and lecturer, Hamza Tzortzis reflects on his appearance on Channel 4's 'What British Muslims really think', stating that he would not have...

Moazzam Begg: “How will ISIS explain the burning of Muaz Kasasbah?”

How will ISIS justify the execution by burning alive of the Jordanian pilot Moaz Casasbeh, asks Moazzam Begg.  It’s not often that Fox News broadcasts...

Saudi stirs a hornet’s nest with Yemen attack

Abdel Bari Atwan says Saudi Arabia has embarked on a dangerous adventure in Yemen and should have left this hornets’ nest undisturbed. The new King...

Tommy Robinson: From one anti-Islam hate camp to another

Abdullah al Andalusi from the Muslim Debate Initiative argues that Tommy Robinson has just jumped ship from one anti-Islam organisation to another. Lo and behold,...

A journey of discovery in Pakistan and Kashmir

Putting aside the negative perceptions attributed to Pakistan and Kashmir, I can honestly say that both destinations were one of the most beautiful places...

The hell that is Yarl’s Wood

Whenever I hear the mention of Yarl’s Wood I shudder with dread and embarrassment, writes journalist and human rights campaigner Yvonne Ridley. Dread because I...

Journalist or Terrorist? How “free” is the British press?

Dilly Hussain questions whether political journalists are at risk of being prosecuted under UK anti-terror laws.    Whilst studying my NCTJ in print journalism, we...

Mahmoud Ahmedinejad – The man of empty threats and hypocrisy

I couldn’t resist the invitation made by the 5Pillarz editorial board to offer a counter argument to journalist, Kashif Ahmed’s article praising Mahmoud Ahmedinejad’s...
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