Victoria and Abdul: British colonial propaganda disguised as a love story

From a purely cinematic perspective Victoria and Abdul, which is based on the true story of the relationship between Queen Victoria and her Indian...

Book Review: ‘Radical Skin, Moderate Masks’ by Yassir Morsi

Asim Qureshi is the research director at advocacy group CAGE. You can follow him on Twitter @AsimCP.   ‘Radical Skin, Moderate Masks’ was a difficult book...
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Lowkey: Ghosts of Grenfell

“Ghosts of Grenfell” is a tribute song by British rapper Lowkey in response to the Grenfell Tower tragedy that occurred in London on June...

Q & A with James Fergusson, author of Al-Britannia, My Country: A Journey Through...

5Pillars editor Roshan Muhammed Salih talks to the author James Fergusson about his important new book on British Muslims, Al-Britannia, My Country. Fergusson spent a...

Sayeeda Warsi’s The Enemy Within: A scathing attack on government policy towards Muslims

Roshan Muhammed Salih reviews Baroness Sayeeda Warsi’s new book, The Enemy Within, which is a scathing attack on UK Government policy towards Muslims. As a...

Muslims Like Us: The Verdict

Roshan Muhammed Salih gives the "Muslims Like Us" housemates marks out of ten for entertainment value, weirdo value and educational value. Then he uses...

The Trojan Horse Affair: Birmingham’s Protocols of the Elders of Zion

Roshan Muhammed Salih is 5Pillars editor. You can follow him on Twitter here.   Roshan Muhammed Salih reviews the surprisingly balanced BBC documentary "The Hunt for...

Out of the Box by Leroy Smith: A man trying to atone for his...

Roshan Muhammed Salih is 5Pillars editor. You can follow him on Twitter here   Roshan Muhammed Salih reviews Out of the Box, a fascinating new book...

Blessed Are The Strangers – the story of a convert Muslim community

  Nafees Mahmud is a 5Pillars & RT UK journalist. You can follow him on Twitter @NxMahmud   Blessed Are The Strangers is a new documentary which...

Book Review | Comparative Economics: Islam’s Panacea to the Maladies of Capitalism

Sarfraz Wali is the winner of the ‘Best Paper Award’ at the Shariah Economic Conference 2013 organised by the Journal of Islamic Perspectives on...
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