When will it be ok to be gay and Muslim?

  There’s nothing I love better after six hours of travelling and two nights of non-sleep than watching an episode of BBC 3’s Free Speech on iPlayer but sometimes one is forced by circumstance to go above and beyond the call of duty. The segment that interested me had originally been scheduled to air in…

My thoughts on Islam and Racism

First off let me start by apologising for my prolonged absence from the blog. I’ve been indisposed due to a rather hectic workload and personal issues. Ok, fine, I’m just plain indolent – so sue me. Anyhow, I was inspired to tackle the subject of racism due to the #BlackAndMuslim hashtag that was trending a…

How to keep your children safe from Boris: a muslim parent’s guide.

[The following wasn’t written by me but was sent to me by a good friend.] Two men raised as Christians have been recently convicted of murdering a soldier in London and as a result London’s mayor Boris Johnson has concluded that Muslim children who are radicalised by their parents should be taken into care. This…