The Noah Catastrophe


If Aronofsky’s Noah met the Qur’anic Noah they probably wouldn’t recognise each other   WARNING: Contains Spoilers Mass human outrage is no stranger to our 21st-the-pope’s-on-Twitter-and-Russell-Crowe-is-irritating-him...

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The Troubling Increase in Britain's Muslim Prisoners


Britain's soaring Muslim prison population is a blight on the community   The shadow Justice Secretary Sadiq Khan has rightly called for an inquiry on rising prison populations...

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Sri Lanka: Reconciliation After War


The UNHRC Sri Lanka war crimes investigation may be welcome, but peace and reconciliation requires more   The recently passed UNHRC resolution on Sri Lanka marks a high point...

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Will an Independent Scotland Grow or Diminish?


Following several attempts at independence in the past millennium, Scotland may well succeed this time but the UK economy will suffer   On 18 September 2014, in Scotland,...

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Fighting for French Islam: Integration to Islamophobia?


Amid imbalanced pressures of integration in France, controversial Muslim figures enter the discourse for a French Islam   It is widely accepted that, in France, imagining...

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Militarisation of the Police to the Criminalisation of Dissent


The use of water cannons to stymie protests paves the way for the curtailing of democratic rights in a vibrant civil society   The proposal for water cannons on the streets of London...

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Turkey Elections: It's Time for Reconciliation


The victory of the AKP in local elections must be followed by a commitment on all sides for building on Turkey's successes    The local elections in Turkey have given the ruling...

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