Monday 15 February to Sunday 21 February 2010
At present, the British Muslim community is suffering disproportionately as a result of crime, on both sides of the spectrum. How can we help the community progress?
Each community has both its fair share of wrongdoers and its exemplary citizens. This is no exception within the British Muslim community.
There are many issues that are affecting the community, but the issues of crime and security features with a regrettable significance....
By Noor Abdul Rassoul Ali
There are 5 million orphans in Iraq, and the Iraqi government is currently only able to assist 1 million of them. This leaves 4 million vulnerable children in a war-torn country living in extreme poverty. They have little hope of schooling or a future, and provide easy prey for violent gangs. How should we, as a community in Britain react to this, and indeed, should we be active at all from here? 290
Reflections by Dr Phyllis Starkey MP
Unfortunately there are many conflicts around the world, but the continuing conflict in Palestine is particularly important because it:
Is an affront to international law and United Nations resolutions
Is a source of instability in the Middle East and beyond
Reinforces the notion of a “conflict of civilisations”
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