Muslims need to create their own social media platforms

Muslims are facing unprecedented censorship and pressure from social media companies and that’s why we must urgently create our own platforms, argues 5Pillars editor...

I was attacked by Israel’s troll army

5Pillars editor Roshan Muhammed Salih recounts his experience of what he believes to be a coordinated attack against him by Israel's army of online...

Don’t Shoot the Messenger: Yvonne Ridley’s impassioned defence of the Prophet

The Rise of the Prophet Muhammad: Don't Shoot the Messenger by Yvonne Ridley is an impassioned defence of the Prophet Muhammad (saw), responding directly...

What were the top British Muslim stories in 2018?

It's been yet another year when British Muslims were targeted by the state and the media, with our religious and political values under constant...

Islamic unity, Palestine and the need for strong Muslim leadership

5Pillars editor Roshan Muhammed Salih delivers a speech on Islamic unity, Palestine and the need for strong leadership in the Muslim community at a...

Daniel Haqiqatjou: Authentic Islam is facing extinction in the United States

5Pillars editor Roshan Muhammed Salih spoke with American Muslim writer and lecturer Daniel Haqiqatjou about Islam in America. Haqiqatjou warned that Islam is under attack by...

What is the most powerful Muslim country in the world?

5Pillars editor Roshan Muhammed Salih has compiled a subjective list of the most powerful countries in the Muslim world. He judged them on nine criteria –...

The two-state solution means Palestine’s destruction, so why does Jeremy Corbyn support it?

If Jeremy Corbyn really cares about Palestine why does he keep talking about a two-state solution, asks Roshan Muhammed Salih. The vast majority of Palestinians...

Top 10 international Muslim stories of 2017

In this review of 2017's international news stories relating to the global Ummah, Roshan Muhammed Salih says there is no doubt that the Muslim...

Top 10 British Muslim stories of 2017

Reviewing all the major headlines from 2017, Roshan Muhammed Salih concludes that it has been another challenging year for Muslims in the UK. Targeting of Muslims...