Muslim Council of Britain

What does the Muslim Council of Britain have against Muslims like me?

13 July 2019 8:00

If a Muslim speaks up against political Islam – questioning the legitimacy of these self-appointed spokesmen – we know what…

Islamic extremism doesn’t need a rebrand

21 April 2015 11:11

I have been wondering why nobody so far in this election seems to have made any mention of what most…

Will Gordon Brown’s critics finally admit he was right about al-Qaeda’s ‘major terrorist plot’?

9 March 2015 13:48

There are not many things to celebrate about Gordon Brown’s time in office. He was a vilified leader; often quite…

Like it or not, Isis are Muslims. Calling them ‘monsters’ lets us off the hook

15 September 2014 9:42

There are various pieties that politicians observe in the wake of some barbarity committed by Islamic fundamentalists and duly David…

How can Jews oppose Muslim anti-Semitism without being ‘Islamophobic’?

2 September 2014 19:00

On Sunday there was a rally in London demanding ‘zero tolerance’ of anti-Semitism. About 4,500 people gathered in front of…

Brave, non-denominational freedom fighters

4 November 2013 8:41

Those of you who wonder why the BBC is so politically correct, so craven in its expressions regarding, for example,…

The history of Islam is not off-limits

1 September 2012 17:37

I’ve only just got around to watching Tom Holland’s documentary for Channel 4 from earlier this week: ‘Islam: the untold…

Confusion surrounds the Tory position on the Muslim Council of Britain

21 January 2010 16:34

The government broke off relations with the Muslim Council of Britain over Daoud Abdullah, its deputy secretary-general, signing the Istanbul…

The government caves in to the Muslim Council of Britain

15 January 2010 19:15

The government has caved in its dispute with the Muslim Council of Britain. The government broke off relations with the…

What on earth was Daud Abdullah doing on Channel 4 News?

15 December 2009 22:03

What a bizarre decision by Channel 4 News to invite the Muslim Council of Britain’s Daud Abdullah on to talk…

Progress On Our Pernicious Libel Laws

3 December 2009 17:31

It was great to see the cover story in Progress about this country’s pernicious libel laws. The magazine did well…

The Enraging Case of DC Shepherd & DC Jarrett

29 September 2009 10:14

The case of Leanne Shepherd and Lucy Jarrett – the job-sharing police constables whose child-minding arrangements have become a matter…

The Importance of Being Libelled

22 July 2009 9:02

There has been an interesting repsonse to my last post about the libel laws. “Engage”, an organisation ostensibly committed to…