TWEETDECK- Looking into the #ParisAttacks

The tragic and horrific events that occurred in Paris have deeply moved people around the globe. The incidents in which 129 people were callously murdered in cold blood whilst on their routine daily activities on the eve of Friday have been condemned by  all, including Muslims living in Europe who shared the grief and pain […]

TWEET DECK- ‘Charlie Hebdo Attack’- What is the Muslim response?

Majed’s Blog has been actively tweeting about the Paris attack where French Cartoonists, Editors and staff were murdered in cold blood. Whilst all Muslims will condemn the killings, below are a range of views which provide context and perspective to the debate on the events #CharlieHebdo are not martyrs for free speech as previously they […]

ASIAN EXPRESS- Syria- Govt can’t differentiate between Aid work & Fighters

By Majed Iqbal- With Britain’s counter-terrorism police concerned that British men involved in aid work for Syria may return to the UK radicalised by hardline Islamists, charities are now being scruitinized about aid or money going out to international conflict zones. READ FULL ARTICLE on link below ONLINE PAPER

#ReleaseMoazzam Protest Pictures

Todays protest was attended by a wide range of people in Birmingham in support of Moazzam Begg who was arrested and charged on a flimsy premise of supporting Syrians with Aid and exposing the UK Government’s & M15’s role in rendition and torture outsourced to the Syrian regime under Assad

TWEET DECK- “Moazzam Begg Arrest”

A leading Muslim activist, Moazzam Begg was arrested yesterday dubiously by West Midlands Police under ‘suspicions’ of Terrorism. The ex-Guantanomo detainee has had a massive response and show of support from the Muslim community so far. Majed’s Blog responded too in defence and tweeted the following "Four Britons Held Over 'Syria-Linked Terrorism'" @moazzambegg is detained for […]

COMMENT- Pakistan Church Suicide attack- Why?

By Majed Iqbal- At least 78 people have been killed and a 120 were injured in a double suicide bomb attack on a Christian church in northwest Pakistan earlier today. The attackers struck as people left the church, causing devastation in the vicinity. The last decade has seen an unprecedented level of attacks, never seen in […]

VIDEO- Woolwich- ‘Road to Radicalistion?’ -Ummah Channel Show

The Woolwich Incident drew international attention as the spotlight diverted to the Muslim Community in the UK on how they should feel accountable for such events. This has led to confused responses from Masjids, Imams, Scholars and Islamic Groups taking on an apologetic Stance. Four panelists were invited to discuss the issue in detail – […]

VIDEO- Why are protests on the Insulting Movie against Prophet Muhammad (SAW) getting violent? UMMAH Channel Show

Once again, a global debate arises with the release of an American based movie against Prophet Muhammad and Islam followed by a French Magazine announcing this week that it will publish caricatures of Prophet Muhammad (peace and blessings be upon him). Are Muslims too sensitive? How should the Violence that has ensued with US Embassies […]

VIDEO- 9/11 and its consequences for the Muslim Community- UMMAH CHANNEL SHOW

Over 11 years ago, 9/11 became a defining moment in History. Over 3000 people lost their lives innocently, but what followed led to nearly 2 million deaths in an un-precedented War on Terror that had no time limit and no boundaries. I was invited alongside Muslim Activist, Mazhar Khan, to discuss the consequences of 9/11 […]

9/11- Eleven Years on

September 11 2001, a date that is etched into everyone’s memories as a devastating day, that made people s jaws drop as they witnessed aeroplanes crash into twin towers, is now upon us again. What surfaced beyond September 11 2001, has seen bloodshed at unprecedented levels, with a new Political idea taking shape, that any nation has […]