Does the “severe terror threat” to the UK mean Cameron is preparing for war?

Dilly Hussain questions whether the increased "terror threat" to the UK posed by ISIS will result in military intervention in Iraq. Last Friday, the Home...

Freedom of Speech – Are Muslims excluded?

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Is another electoral “coup” awaiting Lutfur Rahman’s successor?

With the Tower Hamlets mayoral election round the corner, Dilly Hussain questions whether another ‘coup’ awaits Lutfur Rahman’s successor. A fortnight ago, mimicking similar moves...

Is ISIS the “unintentional consequences” of the illegal US-led war in Iraq?

How significant was the US-led war in Iraq in facilitating the emergence of ISIS, Dilly Hussain asks.  In a recent interview with Shane Smith, the...

Dilly Hussain: “The Jamans’ are like my own family”

Dilly Hussain reflects on his personal relationship with the Jaman family from Portsmouth. One of the Jaman brothers, Ifthekar, died fighting with ISIS in Syria while two...

Should British jihadis be allowed to return home?

Britons fighting with the Syrian rebels including ISIS should be allowed to return home, writes Dilly Hussain. Reports have emerged that Britons fighting with the...

Black Friday Sales – The Seductive Disease of Capitalism

The chaotic scenes during the Black Friday sales last week was a fine example of unadulterated capitalism, writes Dilly Hussain.  Everyone loves sales. Whether it's...

Western intervention in Syria – Lesser of two evils?

We are days away from a possible military operation in Syria led by the US. Whilst David Cameron and Barack Obama decide on the...

Peshawar School Massacre – A Vicious Cycle of Violence and Bloodshed

Tuesday's attack on a military school in Peshawar by the Pakistani Taliban is an example of how violence breeds violence, writes Dilly Hussain. On Tuesday,...

For and against: Should Muslims from the West do jihad in Syria?

With increasing reports of European Muslims travelling to do jihad in Syria against Bashar al Assad's regime, deputy editor of 5Pillars Dilly Hussain goes head to...
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