Comparing children’s hijab to pole dancing is a fine example of feminist delusion

Quratulayn Haamidah discusses the absurdity of feminist Shaista Gohir's recent comments in comparing children's hijab to pole dancing. The hijab is a concept which ultimately goes...

Can scholars justify their role in today’s “countering violent extremism” initiatives?

Quratulayn Haamidah questions the moral and religious justification of Islamic scholars being involved in modern-day countering violent extremism initiatives like the Prevent strategy. In the first part...

Imams Online or “Imams in line”?

In this two-part series on the role of Islamic scholars in the countering-violent extremism agenda, Quratulayn Haamidah questions the independence of the government-backed Imams...

An open letter to Imam Mohamed Hag Magid

Uthman Badar is the media spokesman for Hizb ut-Tahrir Australia. You can follow him on Twitter @UthmanB   Uthman Badar writes an open letter to the American...

Will Donald Trump outlaw the Muslim Brotherhood?

Veteran Arab journalist Abdel Bari Atwan speculates that the new US President Donald Trump will designate the Muslim Brotherhood as a terrorist organisation. In 1978,...

Ten years after his execution Iraqis miss Saddam

Veteran Arab journalist Abdel Bari Atwan argues that Iraq would have been better off had Saddam Hussein remained in power. With the tenth anniversary of...

Safeguarding civil liberties over increased security is not a case of “heads or tails”

Dilly Hussain is the deputy editor of 5Pillars. You can follow him on Twitter @DillyHussain88 Dilly Hussain explains how the UK will eventually become a...

We need to challenge authorities over killing of Mohammed Yasser Yaqub

Maz Saleem is the daughter of Mohammed Saleem who was murdered by the white supremacist Pavlo Lapshyn. You can follow her on Twitter @CampaignerMaz Maz...

CAGE declines invitation to conference organised by Prevent-funded group

Asim Qureshi, of the advocacy group CAGE, writes an open letter to Imams Online declining an invitation to appear at an upcoming conference organised...

Nine political priorities for Muslims in 2017

Imran Shah is a political blogger. You can follow him on Twitter @ImranShah884 With Muslims suffering from state Islamophobia and oppression, Imran Shah comes up...
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