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RAF jets strike first IS targets in Iraq

RAF jets have carried out their first strikes on Islamic State targets in Iraq, attacking a “heavy weapon position” and an armed pick-up truck. The Ministry of Defence said the…

UK Home Secretary Theresa May warns Isil will become nuclear threat if we don’t stop them

Home Secretary Theresa May warns Isil could acquire “chemical, biological or even nuclear weapons” in the “world’s first truly terrorist state” The Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (Isil)…

UK: David Cameron defends plans to cut benefits for working poor

PM says plans for £3bn-a-year cuts set out by George Osborne are better than reducing benefits for wealthier pensioners. David Cameron has defended his plan to carry out billions of…

UK: The Shaikh Google Is The Real Threat

Forget Radicalisation in Mosques – ‘Sheikh Google’ Is the Real Threat to Young Muslims   By Radhika Sanghani 25 Sep 2014 In recent weeks, the so-called Islamic State has committed…

Unity and Pluralism by Muslim Council of Britain – Unless Ahmadi

Homoeconomicusnet.wordpress.com: The billing is “British Muslims Sign Historic Intra-Faith Unity Statement: Intra-Faith Unity Statement Aims to Provide Common Ground Between Muslims of All Traditions.” Tonight at an event, special guests…

Families should have constitutions too

theguardian: by Tim Lott — The seismic constitutional rearrangement that is now taking place between England and Scotland has got me thinking about constitutions in general. Countries have them –…

Education can inoculate young Muslims against radicalism

theguardian: by Giles Fraser —  US President George Bush aboard the aircraft carrier USS Abraham Lincoln in May 2003, declaring the war to topple Saddam Hussein over – with a…

As the UK prepares for another war in Iraq, is its strategy any more coherent than in 2003?

Patrick Cockburn, who led the world in warning of the rise of Isis, wonders if David Cameron has really thought through his plans Britain is set to join the air…

Britain’s involvement in the new Iraq war is a doomed and dangerous gesture

theguardian: by Simon Jenkins — This is the moment in any war when peace goes dumb. The cause is just. The enemy is in our sights, and the provocation is…

British-born, rich & isolated Muslims more likely to be radicalized – study

Russia Today: Financially stable British-born Muslims who take their security for granted are most at risk of radicalization by terror groups, according to new research. Socially isolated and depressed Muslims…

UK: Radical preacher one of nine men arrested in terror raid in London

Radical preacher Anjem Choudary is one of nine men arrested in terror raid in London Men aged 22, 31, 31, 32, 36, 38, 39, 47 and 51 arrested this morning…

Islamic State fight: Cameron says UK will ‘play its part’

David Cameron has said the UK is ready to “play its part” in fighting Islamic State, which he called an “evil against which the whole world must unite”. Speaking at…

David Cameron urges unity against Isis ‘evil’ as UK prepares to strike Iraq

Guardian: British warplanes are poised to join international airstrikes on the Islamic State (Isis) group in Iraq after David Cameron told the United Nations general assembly the UK was ready…

Horsham Muslim youthworker’s plea for peace

Wsussexcounty Times: A Muslim youthleader from Horsham has spoken out against the atrocities in Syria and Iraq.   In the wake of the beheading of British aid worker David Haines,…

On Liberty by Shami Chakrabarti – ‘I don’t trust the powerful’

theguardian” by Gaby Hinsliff — The director of Liberty has written an important, sometimes startling book about the battle ahead. When it comes to human rights, common sense and decency…

UK: Leading Source of Female Jihadists in Syria and Iraq

As many as 60 Muslim women between the ages of 18 and 24 are believed to have left Britain to join ISIS during the past 12 months alone. By Soeren…

UK: 150 people squeeze into tiny boxes opposite Parliament to protest Gaza blockade

More than 150 men, women and children squeezed into tiny wooden boxes opposite Parliament this morning to put pressure on the Government to help lift the blockade on Gaza. The…

UK: London has become the ‘most expensive world city’

London24: Anyone actually living in London could probably have told you this a while ago, but now it’s official – London is the most expensive city in the world. The ranking…

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