Ethical fashion and the ills of Capitalism – A year after Rana Plaza

Last Thursday marked the one year anniversary of the Rana Plaza collapse in Bangladesh when more than a thousand workers died in a clothes...

Jamaat-e-Islami Bangladesh and the failure of democracy

Dilly Hussain writes that he was not surprised when earlier this week, Bangladesh’s High Court issued a landmark order prohibiting the country’s largest Islamic...

Je suis Muslim: Declaration of free speech or warrant to criminalise?

In an attempt to discuss how Muslims should respond to insults against the Prophet ﷺ and the criminalisation of Islam and Muslim activists, yesterday...

UK mosque registration plans is a secular oxymoron

Activist Kasim Javed describes the UK Government's mosque registration plans as a "secular oxymoron". On the 26th November 2015, as part of the Government’s Prevent...

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...

Aleppo victory is big boost for regime, but won’t end the war

Abdel Bari Atwan is the editor of the Arabic news website raialyoum Abdel Bari Atwan says that the fall of Aleppo does not presage the...

Is there an alternative to Prevent?

Why is the UK Government's Prevent policy so toxic? More importantly, if calls for its abolishment is becoming more mainstream, what is a viable...

The impending partition of Syria

Last week Turkish fighter jets shot down a Syrian helicopter that had crossed into Turkish air space over the southern border, writes Abdel Bari...

Understanding Malala – the wider context beyond the polarisation

Pakistani political analyst Shiraz Paracha argues that Malala Yousafzai, who returned to Pakistan this week five years after being shot by the Taliban, is...

Is there a plot to shut down CAGE?

“Do people think that they will be left alone because they say, ‘We believe’, and will not be tested? And We indeed tested those...
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