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Fundraising Dinner for the TELL MAMA, Measuring Anti-Muslim Attacks National Project
January 3, 2013 By Faith Matters

Fundraising Dinner for the TELL MAMA, Measuring Anti-Muslim Attacks National Project

We hope that you can join us for what will be, an annual event, not just for Muslim communities, but for all those working against hate crimes in our country. Having launched in March 2012, we believe that no-one in this country should be subjected to hate or humiliation because of their identity or their […]

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A Fear Within France Which Grows – Muslim and Jewish Relations in the Country
October 30, 2012 By Faith Matters

A Fear Within France Which Grows – Muslim and Jewish Relations in the Country

Published in the Huffington Post, (30/10/12)   The invitation I received two months ago was to an interfaith conference between Muslim and Jews in Paris run by the European Jewish Congress and the aims of the session were to discuss issues of anti-Semitism and Islamophobia. The conference was therefore based on a seemingly pretty straightforward […]

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September 23, 2012 By Faith Matters

Comments by Pakistan’s Railways Minister – Ghulam Ahmed Bilour

      “We deplore the comments made by the Pakistani Railways Minister, Ghulam Ahmed Bilour, who has put a $100,000 bounty on the head of the Nakoula Basseley Nakoula, the individual who put together the low-budget trailer for the ‘Innocence of Muslims’ film. Fueling the flames of anger and counter-reaction, the statement has once […]

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September 11, 2012 By Faith Matters

A Zero Tolerance Approach for Religious Bigotry

    Declaration of European Muslim and Jewish Leaders at Paris, September 5th, 2012, ‘A Zero Tolerance Approach for Religious Bigotry.’   This is the text of the Declaration which was launched in Paris in September 2012: We, Muslim and Jewish leaders of Europe, affirm together that in order to ensure the security and well […]

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Joint Statement by the Board of Deputies of British Jews & Faith Matters
July 20, 2012 By Faith Matters

Joint Statement by the Board of Deputies of British Jews & Faith Matters

    Joint Statement by the Board of Deputies of British Jews & Faith Matters Against the Abuse of Faith Based Symbols to Promote Hate in the UK As Jews and Muslims we deplore the abuse of our faiths by those who purportedly write in their name to spread messages of hate, threat and contempt. […]

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June 11, 2012 By Faith Matters

Ed Milliband and Englishness

‘Ed Milliband’s View of What it Means to be English is a Refreshing Change from the Narrow Views of Other Politicians And More in Tune with Modern Britain,’ by Fiyaz Mughal OBE, Director of Faith Matters – Published in E-Politix, 11/06/2012   Whether people want to reduce the impact of Ed Milliband by references to […]

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May 24, 2012 By Faith Matters

New Statesman Magazine Cites Our Work

New Statesman Magazine Cites the Work of Faith Matters The “Muslim Schindler” Remembering Abdol-Hossein Sardari. By Mehdi Hasan, Published 23 May 2012 Jewish, Muslim and Christian clergymen participate in the blessing of an ecumenical chapel at Poland’s new national stadium in Warsaw. Photo: Getty Images Have you heard of the “Muslim Schindler” who risked his […]

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May 13, 2012 By Faith Matters

Muslim Leaders Warn of Far Right Exploitation of Rochdale Child Sex Ring

TELL MAMA Cited In Guardian Article on the Backlash Post the Rochdale Child Sex Ring Case Far-right groups are exploiting the conviction of nine men who were part of a gang that groomed girls for sex to create a “climate of hate” against Muslims, community leaders have warned. Muslim groups say they have seen an […]

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May 1, 2012 By Faith Matters

Fiyaz Mughal, Director of Faith Matters on CNN

CNN Report, 1st of May 2012 – ‘Many Muslims in the Middle East & Pakistan have a poor view of Al Qaeda‘ (CNN) — Most Muslims in several key Middle Eastern and Asian countries hold negative views of the terrorist network al Qaeda a year after U.S. forces killed its leader, Osama bin Laden, according […]

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India Intercultural Exchange
February 12, 2012 By Faith Matters

India Intercultural Exchange

  Cultural Exchange Tour For Indian Students Enhances The Ties Between India & The United Kingdom   The British High Commission in Delhi in partnership with the Jamia Millia Islamia Academy is sponsoring 2 Indian students to visit the United Kingdom as part of a cultural exchange visit to find out more about the work […]

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