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 […]

PASSION ISLAM MAGAZINE ARTICLE- A lump of Clay

The following article was published in the Passion Islam Magazine Spetember 2009 edition. The article was written for this blog by one of the contributors. Read the Article ONLINE on pages 24-26.  To read the full article by Zaythoun Suleman, please CLICK HERE.

Rochdale Muslims to participate in Consultation against Compulsory Sex Education for 5 year olds

In the last months, there has been an active campaign to mobilise the Rochdale community against new  Government plans to introduce compulsory sex education for 5 year old children. The group “Rochdale Muslims against Sex and Relationship Education for 5 year olds” has played an active public role in highlighting these proposals and demonstrating exactly how […]

ROCHDALE SRE CAMPAIGN- Campaign Leaflet for Distribution

Download the Rochdale Campaign leaflet to use for distribution in your local area. You can use it to highlight the concerning nature of the government Proposals on making sex and relationship education statutory for Primary school children. You can print off the PDF copy and use it at your own stall and encourage people in […]

MUSLIMS.NET ARTICLE- Britons against sex classes for children

 (Part of Al-jazeerah publishing)- CAIRO – With the British government planning to offer sex classes in primary schools, a campaign has been launched on the world’s largest social network Facebook to counter the move, reported the Rochdale Observer on Saturday, April 25. “We believe the teaching of SRE (sex and relationship education) in schools is […]

ISLAMONLINE Article- Britons Against Sex Classes for Children

 CAIRO –  “Children do not need information, they need to be taught what is right and wrong,” Iqbal said.  With the British government planning to offer sex classes in primary schools, a campaign has been launched on the world’s largest social network Facebook to counter the move, reported the Rochdale Observer on Saturday, April 25. […]

VIDEO- UK Youth Parliament- “Key” Promoters of SRE for 5 Year olds

The UK Youth Parliament has been a key force behind the introduction of Sex and Relationships Education for Primary Schools. As a body, they firmly believe that learning around this topic for children as young as five years could provide the answers for the serious social problems that Britain is facing today. Unfortunately, none of […]

ROCHDALE OBSERVER ARTICLE- School sex class faces opposition

The following article appeared in the Rochdale Observer Newspaper highlighting the Rochdale Campaign by the Muslim Community on the SRE issue. A CAMPAIGN has been launched against government plans to introduce sex and relationship education to primary school children as young as five. Majed Iqbal, a Rochdale Muslim community activist, has set up a Facebook […]

ASIAN LEADER ARTICLE- Muslim Community says no to Sex Education for five year olds

The following article was published in the Asian Leader Newspaper tackling the response of the Muslim Community up and down the country so far on the Sex and relationship education proposals for five year old Primary School Children. The full article canbe read HERE. Access the Asian Leader Newspaper to read online on the Look Asia […]

Muslim community says NO to sex education for five year olds

By Majed Iqbal- Government plans to introduce Sex and relationship education to five year old primary school children have been heavily contested by campaign groups up and down the country by the Muslim community. Once these studies are in fruition, parents will not have the choice to opt their children out of the lessons which […]