"In our obsession with antagonisms of the moment, we often forget how much unites all the members of humanity. Perhaps we need some outside, universal threat to make us recognize this common bond. I occasionally think how quickly our differences worldwide would vanish if we were facing an alien threat from outside this world. And…Read more Ronald Reagan, UN, September 21, 1987
Happy Independence Day to all my friends in the United States of America. 🎉🎉🎉🇺🇲
"Let us rise up tonight with a greater readiness. Let us stand with a greater determination. And let us move on in these powerful days, these days of challenge to make America what it ought to be. We have an opportunity to make America a better nation." ~ Martin Luther King, Jr. #MLK50
On last night's BBC Midland's Today, discussing our concern at The Association of British Muslims that British Muslims like Khurrum Mahmood being denied entry to the United States, even though they have already got a visa or ESTA. Mohammed Abbasi and I are planning to meet with staff at the US Embassy in London in…Read more Khurrum Mahmood, US Visa, BBC Midlands Today 18/12/2017
The Association of British Muslims views with great concern President Trump's decision to unilaterally recognise Jerusalem as the capital of Israel. East Jerusalem is under Israeli occupation and intended to be the capital of an independent Palestine. The decision jeopardises the '2 State Solution' and stability in the Middle East. No other country in the…Read more AoBM Concern over President Trump’s Jerusalem Decision
AOBM STATEMENT ON CONCERNS OF BRITISH MUSLIMS BEING DENIED ENTRY INTO THE US. We are saddened to see the rise in cases of British citizens, who are or appear to be Muslims, arbitrarily being denied entry to the United States of America. Often after having already been cleared through the ESTA process. In this, the…Read more AOBM STATEMENT ON CONCERNS OF BRITISH MUSLIMS BEING DENIED ENTRY INTO THE US.
I visited the grave of President John F Kennedy yesterday, a very moving moment for myself... President Kennedy was one of the first world leaders who truly was a World Leader. People loved and respected him everywhere, in every nation, my Dad included. He has so much respect for President Kennedy and was deeply upset…Read more John F Kennedy