Cowardly Racists

I'm shocked at the way some England "fans" behaved after the match on Sunday. Don't they realise, the same players they unjustifiably attacked on nothing but the basis of the colour of their skin are the same players who helped take England to the final and will take the England team to their next victory?…Read more Cowardly Racists

Did Malcolm X advocate violence or hatred towards White people?

Powerful... Historic interview with Malcolm X, where he clarifies some misconceptions over his views. Malcolm X stood for Freedom, Justice, and Equality. His focus was on securing the Human Rights of African Americans, as they were being totally denied these rights during his lifetime. But what Malcolm X clearly wanted was justice and fairness for…Read more Did Malcolm X advocate violence or hatred towards White people?

Property over Lives?!

While I certainly don't agree with the rioting, I understand. When you dehumanise people for so long, then expect them to behave properly and responsibly when it's in your interests, what can you expect? Though, it must be stressed that in spite of centuries of oppression and dehumanisation, most of the protests are peaceful –…Read more Property over Lives?!

Friday Reflections 29.05.2020

Salam alaikum. Jummah Mubarak. In this week's Friday Reflections I read from Mercy Oceans’ Lovestream (1987) by my spiritual guide Mawlana Shaykh Nazim Adil Al-Haqqani, and discuss the murder of George Floyd and the problem of racism. When will we truly overcome racism and build genuinely harmonious, inclusive societies?

Divided island: How Haiti and the DR became two worlds