EXCLUSIVE VIDEO- Manchester Protesters challenge Musharraf

Musharraf was left dumbfounded for over 10 minutes at his Manchester Party Conference as he took stage to speak but was immediately challenged by protesters who called him a traitor and said Democracy  and dictatorship had failed and it was now time for the Islamic system to be implemented. The footage unfortunately has no sound due to a […]

EXCLUSIVE VIDEO INTERVIEW- Rabbi Cohen on Gaza Massacres by Israel (Part 1)

The recent Flotilla episode where Israeli forces murdered civilians on a peace convoy to help Gaza rebuild itself has once again created international outrage. Last year also saw Israels state terrorism when they brutally murdered hundreds and injured thousands when they attacked Gaza in their role in the dubious war on terror.

VIDEO- Rochdale Elections Documentary (Epsiode 1)

The wait for the documentary on Rochdale’s views on Elections 2010 is now over. Exclusively released on the Majeds Blog Facebook Group, watch the first episode which explores the views of people on how they view the political process. Click here to watch the Documentary

Asian Leader Article- ‘To Vote or Not to Vote?’

More coverage has been given to Blog Video Campaign on “vote or not to vote” in the Asian Leader newspaper. It highlights how the campaign will attempt to gain a  grass roots view on politics from the local community in Rochdale. Click here to read online. Click here to read full article

THE ASIAN NEWS- Manchester Elections Debate explores Political path for Muslim community

By Majed Iqbal- On Sunday night over a hundred people from the Manchester Muslim community attended a panel debate where participants looked into the upcoming elections. The audience were given a lively and vibrant debate where panelists shed light on the much discussed topic of the role of the Muslim community in the upcoming elections. Prior […]

UMMAH CHANNEL Appearance on the “Debate Night” Show

I was invited on the Ummah Channel (Sky 828) to speak about The role of Masjids and the keynote subject of the Governments latest announcement on compulsory sex education for under 16’s. Panelists included Sheikh Salim Ghisa from Preston, Noreen Hamed from Al-Asar ISlamic School in Blackburn and a media representative from MCB who also […]

Rochdale Facebook Campaign against Govt ICE project for Mosques

In light of the launch of the ICE (Islamic citizenship and Education) Curriculum, Majeds Blog has organised a Facebook campaign against this project. The ICE Curriculum is going to be launched on Friday 9th October in Rochdale. This Facebook campaign wishes to mobilise Muslims in Rochdale specifically against such projects which have been crafted out […]

Government’s New Islam and Citizenship Education (ICE) Curriculum for Mosques and Madrassah’s- Too cold for the Muslim Community

 By Majed Iqbal- In the last few years there has been an intense effort by the government in taking direct hands on approach in the affairs of the Muslim community in the name of tackling ‘radicalisation’ and combating ‘extremism’. For some, this has been a welcoming gesture, seeing the Government playing a ‘positive’ role in […]

Rochdale Council refuses to disclose PVE funded groups

By Majed Iqbal- A new report issued by the Tax payer’s alliance has singled out Rochdale Council, after it refused to disclose key information on how the Prevention for Violent Extremism (PVE) money had been distributed in Rochdale. The Tax payer’s alliance, an independent body who research where tax payers money is being spent by […]

FACEBOOK SRE CAMPAIGN- Sign the Online Petition

Sign the petition against Sex and relationship Education which as part of new Government plans can be introduced soon to be taught at Primary school to children as young as 5 years old.  Show your support to stop this initiative. Sign the Petition by clicking on the link Below. Join the Campaign and become active […]