Great speech from Tehmina Kazi at the International Association of Liberal Religious Women (IALRW) Conference in Birmingham last weekend.
Contrary to what some think and even in some cases (shockingly) preach, Prophet Muhammad, peace be upon him, condemned the beating of women. "How does anyone of you beat his wife as he beats the stallion camel and then he may embrace (sleep with) her?" ~ Prophet Muhammad, peace be upon him. (Bukhari 8.68) As…Read more Real Men Don’t Hit Women!
By Dr Talib Warsi Director of Intrafaith Affairs, AOBM It is now year 2013, in the Islamic Calendar 1434 AH. Over 1400 years ago a small group of followers of the Prophet of Islam, Mohammed Mustafa (PBUH), sat down to break their day's fast in the holy month of Ramadan. During the greater part his…Read more Come to UK for Iftar
British Muslims showing solidarity with the family of Lee Rigby RIP in Ilford, London. (30.05.2013)
By Paul Salahuddin Armstrong As Muslims, it is our custom to say "insha Allah" (God willing) whenever we agree to do something. The sad thing is, many brothers and sisters today, just say "insha Allah" even if they have no intention whatsoever, of doing that which they are agreeing to do. If you really are…Read more Don’t Just Say “Insha Allah”, Make It So!