This simple, and by no means exhaustive post, is for those who wish to raise a generation to confront racial injustice and devaluation of our black brothers and sisters in humanity.
Our Deen teaches us to stand firm for justice and to change evil where we see it. In bringing up the next generation, in the way we raise future adults; who will be insha’Allah, leaders, employers, teachers, law enforcement officers and husbands, wives, friends, neighbours; we can commit to stamping out inequality.
Of course, this will not be achieved simply by taking the step...
I live in post EU referendum Britain. You don’t need me to tell you that it’s not pretty. Closet racists have come out of the woodwork and racists that were already crawling nastily all over the woodwork anyway, feel that they have been given a free pass to display their ugly thoughts and behaviour. And let’s not forget the Trump across the pond.
Since Brexit my social media timelines are heavily dominated by story after story of hate crimes. I began to worry about the future of our young children living here in the west. I wondered how they would cope with the rise of Islamophobia. With increasingly m...
I Say Bismillah
January 26, 2016
Laylatul Qadr - If You're Not Looking For It, You Should Be