Articles by: 5Pillarz

American journalist, James Foley was beheaded by an ISIS fighter with a British accent.

Foley beheading video should be reality check for British Muslims

Editor's Desk August 20, 2014 at 3:20 pm 0 comments

After the James Foley beheading video it is simply no longer possible to advocate the completely bogus line that “British Muslims going to Syria to fight are heroes akin to Spanish civil war revolutionaries,” writes Roshan Muhammed Salih. For too long now prominent members of the Muslim community have been [...]

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Supporters of the Muslim Brotherhood in the UK  are under pressure

UK’s Muslim Brotherhood report delayed

UK August 19, 2014 at 7:17 pm 0 comments

The publication of a Government report into the Muslim Brotherhood has been delayed amid fears the findings will upset Britain’s allies in the Middle East. David Cameron ordered the investigation into whether the Muslim political group should be classified as a terrorist organisation. The Prime Minister asked Sir John Jenkins, [...]

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Tokyo mosque

Muslims in Japan: The unintended consequences of 9/11

Features August 19, 2014 at 6:49 pm 0 comments

In this post 9/11 world every conversation that Muslims have with each other or with non-Muslims is usually about Muslim suffering. But in spite of all the suffering there is some light in this current dark period of Muslim history, and I call this light the unintended consequences of 9/11, [...]

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Nafeez Mosaddeq Ahmed

British Muslim organisations “monitored” by US govt project

UK August 19, 2014 at 1:51 pm 2 comments

The academic and journalist Nafeez Mossadeq Ahmed, who’s thought to be close to counter-terrorism and security officials, has claimed that the US Department of Defense is funding a multi-million dollar university research program to develop new data mining and analysis tools for the US military intelligence community to track political [...]

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Pic: Steve Allen, Manchester Evening News

Racist vandals desecrate Muslim graves in Chadderton

UK August 18, 2014 at 3:56 pm 1 comment

Racist vandals have carried out a sickening attack on Muslim graves in a cemetery in Greater Manchester. The yobs uprooted headstones, trampled on flowers and kicked over memorials in what police branded a “heinous and senseless” crime in Chadderton Cemetery. The raid took place at the site between 8.30pm on [...]

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Rapist Mazafer Maroof

Married father from Stoke jailed for raping 16 yr old girl

UK August 18, 2014 at 1:10 pm 0 comments

A married father-of-two has been jailed after raping and filming a sexual assault on a 16-year-old girl as she slept in her bed. Mazafer Maroof, 31, from Stoke-on-Trent, Staffordshire, raped the teenager after plying her with alcohol at a house party in April this year. He then used his mobile [...]

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Prime Minister David Cameron

David Cameron vows to crack down on ISIS supporters in Britain

UK August 17, 2014 at 1:31 pm 0 comments

Writing in the Sunday Telegraph, Prime Minister David Cameron says the West is embroiled in a “generational struggle” against a poisonous brand of Islamic extremism that will bring terror to the streets of Britain unless urgent action is taken to defeat it. Here is the full article: Stability. Security. The peace [...]

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Bob Lambert

Former Muslim community insider named as police spy

UK August 15, 2014 at 5:58 pm 0 comments

Police chiefs have been forced to confirm for the first time the identities of two undercover police officers who fathered children with campaigners from groups they had been sent to infiltrate. One of them is Bob Lambert, the former head of the Muslim Contact Unit, who established close working relationships [...]

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New Iraqi PM Haidar al Abadi

Is a change of Iraqi PM too late to halt the Islamic State?

Opinion August 14, 2014 at 5:33 pm 0 comments

It comes as no surprise that all external parties back the Iraqi President Fuad Massum’s move to replace Iraqi Prime Minister Nouri al-Maliki with another figure from the same Dawa’a party, Haidar Al-Abbadi, writes Abdelbari Atwan. For two consecutive terms, Maliki was Iran’s man in Iraq and Tehran supported him [...]

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“140,000 people” sign Guardian complaint letter over anti-Hamas advert

“140,000 people” sign Guardian complaint letter over anti-Hamas advert

UK August 11, 2014 at 7:16 pm 0 comments

The Stop the War Coalition has said that 140,000 people have signed a letter of complaint to The Guardian newspaper over an advert it carried today accusing Palestinian resistance fighters of “sacrificing children.” The advert is a statement, written jointly by Elie Wiesel, the Nobel prize-winning author who is associated [...]

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