Students from Bournemouth University and Arts University Bournemouth joined forces to protest against Donald Trump’s recent travel ban. The demonstration took place over lunchtime on Wednesday (01/02/17) at Arts University Bournemouth and attracted over 30 protesters. The event titled “AUB and BU students against Trump” on Facebook, aimed to show a “force of solidarity. As an […]
APOSTATE – a person who renounces a religious or political belief or principle. In the UK we are privileged with ‘Freedom of thought’, allowing English citizens to practice whatever religion they choose, or in this case don’t choose. Although this is the law in the UK – some Muslims still follow a historical teaching which condemns apostasy […]
In this short documentary Hollie Wong investigates the controversial UK anti-terrorism legislation, Prevent.
Donald Trump recently called for the “ban of all Muslims entering the U.S”. Trump stated all Muslims have hatred towards America and has been making them out to be a threat following the attacks of September 11th and the Paris bombings. This is not however an opinion only shared in America. In the UK between […]
A petition to exclude Donald Trump from the United Kingdom has reached a record breaking amount of signatures as residents attempt to have him blocked from entering the country. With more than 470,000 signatures the petition broke the parliamentary website record, and The Petitions Committee is due to to discuss the petition on January 5th. […]
Director of Bournemouth’s Islamic Society tells us of Muslim Horror at Paris Attacks and hatred of ISIS. How did your congregation react to the Paris Massacre? “What happened in Paris, is wrong. We condemn that strongly. What happened against all those innocent people is rejected by Islam all over the world. We have […]
As the debate on halal meat continues, we investigate the perspective of the Sikh community, whose religion forbids it.