Extract from Tree Lore

By Richard St. Barbe Baker The old Maoris were friends of the forest, and whenever they wanted to cut down a tree they used to ask it's permission first, and then cover up the stump with foliage so as to protect the inlying spirit. Throughout the greatest part of the island, the Children of Tane,…Read more Extract from Tree Lore

In Memory of Dr Nazim Mahmood and Dr Priya Vedi

The Association of British Muslims (AoBM) remembers Dr Nazim Mahmood (UK) and Dr Priya Vedi (India) whose death brings to light grim attitudes grounded in religious and cultural perceptions. AoBM also lends support to Naz & Matt Foundation as Matthew Ogston walks a 130 mile distance in the memory of Dr Nazim Mahmood to raise…Read more In Memory of Dr Nazim Mahmood and Dr Priya Vedi

Shocking video about a 12 year old boy in China

Shocking video about a 12 year old boy, who lost his dad, grandparents. The mum left and remarried, taking his younger brother with her. For 5 years since the age of only 7, he has been living by himself, finding whatever food he can to survive. How can we even begin to understand? Those of…Read more Shocking video about a 12 year old boy in China

Slough Faith Partnership’s Film Festival for One World Week

Participating in Slough Faith Partnership's Film Festival for One World Week. Actively engaging in a wonderfully open and positive discussion on Human Rights issues, touching on topics of acceptance, expectations of family/society/religion/cultural group, gender, sexuality, religious issues etc. http://www.sloughfaithpartnership.org.uk

Yet more Draconian legislation to limit the Natural Rights and Liberty of the People.

British Muslims in solidarity with the family of Lee Rigby RIP

British Muslims showing solidarity with the family of Lee Rigby RIP in Ilford, London. (30.05.2013)

Maajid Nawaz Tells Ian Paisley Jr he’s yesterday’s news

"One has to admit, Maajid Nawaz makes some most poignant points here... We are not living in yesterday's world, nor should any right-minded person desire the bigotry often prevalent in the past. In a society where bigotry rules, everyone suffers in one way or another." ~ Paul Salahuddin Armstrong

The letter Khalifah Ali ibn Abi Talib wrote to Malik Ashtar

While it may have been written 14 centuries ago, the letter Khalifah Ali ibn Abi Talib wrote to Malik Ashtar is just as, if not even more relevant to us today. May Allah SWT help us return to the noble wisdom of Prophet Muhammad, peace be upon him, and his loyal companions, may Allah bless them.…Read more The letter Khalifah Ali ibn Abi Talib wrote to Malik Ashtar

Veiling the face originally meant Prostitute

By Paul Salahuddin Armstrong Veiling the face originally signified the woman or girl dressed in such a manner is a prostitute or slave, available for sex to anyone in the street or their master's bidding... I know this may sound shocking, considering it's not what we get told by mullahs, but it can be easily…Read more Veiling the face originally meant Prostitute

Humans are members of the same race, the Human Family.

"Which is it, of the favours of your Lord, that ye deny?" ~ Holy Qur'an 55:13 (M. Pickthall) "All mankind is from Adam and Eve, an Arab has no superiority over a non-Arab nor a non-Arab has any superiority over an Arab; also a white has no superiority over a black nor a black has…Read more Humans are members of the same race, the Human Family.