Yom HaShoah 2022

“He will judge between the nations and will settle disputes for many peoples. They will beat their swords into plowshares and their spears into pruning hooks. Nation will not take up sword against nation, nor will they train for war anymore.”~ The Bible, Isaiah 2:4 (NIV) As we learn about the terrible atrocities being committed…Read more Yom HaShoah 2022

Holocaust Memorial Day 2022

Today we commemorate Holocaust Memorial Day, a day we remember the millions of people murdered in the Holocaust, under Nazi Persecution, and in the genocides which followed in Cambodia, Rwanda, Bosnia, and Darfur. https://youtu.be/sz5_pDMrNIE

Remembering Srebrenica

On 11th July 1995, Bosnian Serb forces captured the town of Srebrenica in Bosnia-Herzegovina. Under the command of Ratko Mladic, Serbian forces committed the worst atrocity in Europe since World War Two, as they systematically murdered more than 8,000 Bosniaks in under two weeks. Bosniaks are Bosnians who believe in a united multifaith Bosnia. The…Read more Remembering Srebrenica

Holocaust Memorial Day and Islam

By Paul Salahuddin Armstrong, 28 January 2020 Yesterday I attended the UK National Commemorative Ceremony for Holocaust Memorial Day 2020 at Central Hall in Westminster. This year commemorates 75 years since the liberation of Auschwitz-Birkenau, and is an occasion of national significance. Welcomed by Laura Marks OBE, Chair of the Holocaust Memorial Day Trust, we…Read more Holocaust Memorial Day and Islam

Don’t Stand By… HMD 2016

First they came for the Jews…

First they came for the Jews And I did not speak out Because I was not a Jew Then they came for the Yazidis And I did not speak out Because I was not a Yazidi Then they came for the Shi'a And I did not speak out Because I was not a Shi'a Then…Read more First they came for the Jews…

Holocaust Memorial Day 2014

As One Human Family (Bani Adam), we remember the victims of genocide, who lost their lives at the hands of people who allowed their souls to be consumed with ignorance, hatred and violence. “…if anyone slays a human being – unless it be [in punishment] for murder or for spreading corruption on earth – it…Read more Holocaust Memorial Day 2014