By enhancing Muslim engagement in the General Elections and raising awareness and expectations about policy issues that impact on British Muslims. This manifesto has been developed to encourage British Muslim participation in the 2017 General Elections. We have produced this election briefing guide...
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Mosques across the UK are not only just places of worship and spirituality but are also a hub for social interaction for Muslims from all walks of life. For this reason mosques are incredibly important institutions in conveying the vision of MEND, which is to encourage British Muslims to be...
The Guardian reports that the proposed ban on unstunned halal meat in Lancashire schools has been placed on hold after Lancashire Council of Mosques sought a judicial review of the county council’s decision. In November, councillors from Lancashire County Council voted in favour of a policy to...
Sky News reports on the story of a London imam who has sent thousands of people cards at Christmas explaining the significance of Jesus (Eesa in Arabic) to Muslims. Dr Mohammed Fahim has sent cards all around the world over the past ten years, including to MPs, the Pope and Queen in order to...
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“There has been radio silence from the BBC and the UK Government on Pompeo’s leaked threats to undermine UK democra… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…@MEND Community 03:00 pm - 11 Jun 2019
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5 days until #LMRC2019 Dr. Saliha Mahmood won the BBC MasterChef competition in 2017. 🏅 Known for her big and bold flavours – Saliha wowed the judges with food steeped in her family’s heritage. She’s written her first cookbook – Khazana – meaning treasure trove and it certainly is that. A hugely talented individual who is also a junior doctor working in the NHS and currently training to specialise in Gastroenterology. 👩🏽⚕️ MEND are excited to hear her speak at the London conference. 📲 Last remaining tickets available. https://www.mend.org.uk/events/list/mendcommunity 03:51 pm - 16 Jun 2019
6 Days until #LMRC2019 Lowkey is a British Iraqi rapper and activist who has spoken on platforms such as Oxford Union, CNN & others discussing issues relating from racism to global politics. An outspoken artist his recent album ‘The Return of Lowkey’ features a song titled “Islamophobic Lullabies”. Attendees can expect to hear his fascinating views on the rise of the Far Right and how this is impacting Muslim communities. 📲 Last few tickets remaining! https://www.mend.org.uk/events/list/mendcommunity 09:38 pm - 15 Jun 2019
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7 Days until #LMRC2019 Yasir Qadhi is an international scholar from the USA who has written numerous books, and lectured widely on Islam and contemporary Muslim issues. His online videos are some of the most popular and highly- watched islamic youtube clips. The conferences will allow Yasir Qadhi to delve into how British Muslims approach the rise of Islamophobia. 📲Book your tickets now to avoid disappointment! 📅When? Friday 21st June | Birmingham Saturday 22nd June | Manchester Sunday 23rd June | London Monday 24th June | Cardiff https://www.mend.org.uk/events/list/mendcommunity 09:21 am - 14 Jun 2019
Only 8 days until #LMRC2019... MEND are super excited to host Tez Ilyas for all 4 cities of our conference (Birmingham, Manchester, London & Cardiff). A hugely popular comedian, actor and writer, who has appeared on Man Like Mobeen, Ted Talks, Bounty & Live at the Apollo. Tez Ilyas’s political stand-up is candyfloss with a razorblade inside: sweet and familiar at first, then shockingly, painfully sharp. 😂🤔 An opportunity not to be missed. 📲Book your tickets now! https://www.mend.org.uk/events/list/mendcommunity 02:10 pm - 13 Jun 2019
⏳The countdown begins... Only 9 Days remaining! An event not to be missed with amazing international speakers from South Africa and the USA. This 4 City Tour will highlight the issues relating to tackling Islamophobia and preserving our Muslim identity. 📅 When? Birmingham: Friday 21st June Manchester: Saturday 22nd June London: Sunday 23rd June Cardiff: Monday 24th June Limited Seats | Open to 12+ 📲For more information and to book your tickets visit: https://www.mend.org.uk/events/list/mendcommunity 07:15 am - 12 Jun 2019
“An analysis by a South Asian-American human rights and technology research organisation shows that the maximum amount of hate speech, about 37 percent, on Facebook in India is linked to Islamophobia” https://kashmirreader.com/2019/06/11/37-of-hate-speech-misinformation-on-facebook-is-islamophobic-study/mendcommunity 04:00 pm - 11 Jun 2019
Shaykh Zahir Mahmood invites you to the event of the year... #LMRC2019mendcommunity 04:00 pm - 11 Jun 2019
“There has been radio silence from the BBC and the UK Government on Pompeo’s leaked threats to undermine UK democracy – but it’s as serious as it can get” https://www.commonspace.scot/articles/14341/analysis-pompeo-has-threatened-undermine-uk-democracy-if-corbyn-becomes-primemendcommunity 03:00 pm - 11 Jun 2019
“I reject any deals coming from a fascist administration that is anti-Arab, anti-Muslim and anti-Palestinian in the policies that have already been put forward by this administration,” she continued. https://uk.news.yahoo.com/activist-linda-sarsour-jared-kushner-the-last-person-to-bring-peace-to-palestinian-israeli-conflict-090000416.html?guccounter=1&guce_referrer=aHR0cHM6Ly93d3cuZ29vZ2xlLmNvbS8&guce_referrer_sig=AQAAAMYLT4ylj_oNCM8OgTOaWK0jp_MmfY6yL_C-N_Otady8SrE2H-dSwPUOBO04TP5UezSRfx29lboNpkD-ebVD_nTfLVcOvieRDhdakNTS_NI9sG4gJqZFN5fbqc9omIkh9FBM02xxM6AL-088hUDoHw7pModNAlik0cfef15DyO4qmendcommunity 12:00 pm - 11 Jun 2019