Idriss Sihamedi: French Muslims are being treated like black people in 1960s America

5Pillars editor Roshan Muhammed Salih interviewed Idriss Sihamedi, who is the head of France's biggest Muslim charity BarakaCity, which will most probably be permanently...

5Pillars’ readers survey: Here’s what you had to say

"You're doing a great job but you need to be bigger and better" is the headline I would choose if I had to summarise...

How should Muslims vote in Batley and Spen? The Big Picture #19

The Batley and Spen by-election on July 1 is a rare chance for Muslims to make an impact on the national scene. On this...

Solutions Not Sides: Promoting the ‘two sides’ narrative on Palestine in schools

Roshan Muhammed Salih says Muslim parents should complain to their schools if they platform Solution Not Sides, a government-backed organisation promoting the misleading "two sides" narrative on the...

The Quilliam Foundation: Good riddance to bad rubbish

5Pillars editor Roshan Muhammed Salih dances on the grave of the Quilliam Foundation, but warns that there will always be lucrative opportunities in the...

Should the Batley Grammar School teacher be prosecuted? | The Big Picture #17

On this week's episode of The Big Picture, we ask how Muslims should deal with the Batley Grammar School controversy. Should the teacher who...

Do Muslims need the Khilafah? | The Big Picture #16

It's a 100 years since the Khilafah was abolished. On this edition of The Big Picture we discuss if it should be a priority...

Why are there no female imams? | The BIG Picture #15

The BBC's Emma Barnett has caused an uproar by repeatedly asking the new secretary general of the Muslim Council of Britain if there were...

Long live the redneck American revolution!

Every Muslim should rejoice at the division in America in solidarity with our brothers and sisters in the Islamic world, argues Roshan Muhammed Salih. Like so...

The fall of Granada, the glories of Al Andalus and the butchery of Spain

On January 2, 1492 the last Muslim kingdom of Al Andalus fell to the Catholic Monarchs Ferdinand and Isabella, putting an end to 800...