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Mail pays out £150,000 to Muslim family over Katie Hopkins column
Hopkins had falsely accused Mahmood family, who were stopped from visiting Disneyland by US authorities, of extremist links

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Churches call for government and UN to act on Aleppo
As the city comes under further bombardment and food is about to run out; Christian, Muslim, Jewish, Sikh and Hindu faith leaders – including the Revd John Proctor, General Secretary of the United Reformed Church – call on the UK government to act.

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Aer Lingus removes man 'abusing' Muslim passengers from flight
Crew praised for handling of situation

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The Muslims of Cuba
How a new crop of neighbourhood entrepreneurs are helping spread awareness about a fledgling religious community.

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Arsenal Defender Says Being a Muslim is the Most Important Thing
In an interview with German sports magazine Sport Bild, Arsenal defender Shkodran Mustafi spoke about his Muslim faith.

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Vigil held in support of Muslim community after Edinburgh mosque attack
Around 200 people gathered outside Edinburgh Central Mosque on Tuesday evening in solidarity with the city’s Muslim community.

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Football hooligans kick heavily pregnant Muslim woman in stomach 'for wearing niqab' veil in Barcelona
Paramedics take woman to hospital after attackers kick her in the stomach

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Birmingham Central Mosque has set up a permanent food bank to help the city's homeless
Birmingham Central Mosque opened its doors over the Christmas and New Year period last year to welcome the city's homeless and hungry with a festive soup kitchen.

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Celtic fans raise more than £130,000 for Palestinian charities after flag protest
Celtic fans have raised more than £130,000 for Palestinian charities in an attempt to match an impending Uefa fine for displaying Palestinian flags at a match against an Israeli team.

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Black-Arab unity forged amid US police violence
MEE speaks to Abdullah Muflahi, the man who filmed Alton Sterling's killing and became a hero of protests in Louisiana

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British Muslims donated £38 a second to charitable causes during Ramadan
The Muslim Charities Forum have estimated that British Muslims donated approximately £100 million to charitable causes this Ramadan, which equates to around £38 a second.

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Muslim Woman Saves Suicidal London Teen
A Muslim woman dressed in a burka has saved a teenager from committing suicide in East London.

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Eight-year-old memorises the Quran
An eight-year-old girl has amassed thousands of Facebook followers after memorising the entire Koran in Arabic.

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Muslim woman called “Batman” for wearing niqab by father with children
A Muslim woman wearing the niqab was called “Batman” and verbally abused in a west London shop by a father in the presence of his two young daughters.

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Teachers back motion calling for Prevent strategy to be scrapped
NUT rejects government anti-radicalisation scheme, saying it causes ‘suspicion in the classroom and confusion in the staffroom’

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The Sun's UK Muslim 'jihadi sympathy' article 'misleading', Ipso rules
An article in the Sun that claimed nearly one in five UK Muslims had "sympathy for Jihadis" was misleading, the new press regulator has ruled.

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The first Muslims in England
16th century Elizabethan England has always had a special place in the nation's understanding of itself but few realise that it was also the first time that Muslims began openly living, working and practising their faith in England.

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Cristiano Ronaldo Snaps Family Photo To Bring Attention To Syrian War
Ronaldo shared a photo of a soccer-loving Syrian boy who was so traumatized by the war he allegedly stopped speaking.

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Hafiz Patel, influential British Muslim leader, dies at 92
Mr Patel was the leader in Britain and Europe of Tablighi Jamaat, a global Islamic missionary movement that encourages Muslims to be more religiously observant.

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Protect yourself from mutilation after death
In 2013 the UK’s first digital autopsy centre opened in Sheffield. This non-invasive process of using either a CT or MRI scanner is intended to be less harrowing for relatives and speedier than a traditional postmortem.

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I'm a middle-aged, white Scottish man who converted to Islam without ever meeting a Muslim. This is how
It's important to remember the distinction between written Islamic teachings and culture in the real world. After 18 months, I went to my first mosque and met other Muslims properly for the first time

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Strangers raise money for family of Muslim teacher who died after protecting Christians from terror attack
Thousands of Kenyans are paying tribute to Salah Farah with the hashtag #HeroSalah

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Muslim women ridiculing David Cameron over comments about 'traditional submissiveness'
'Muslim women are not a problem that needs solving,' Prime Minister told

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13-year-old hailed a hero after saving young children from hoverboard fire
A 13-year-old boy from Bradford who saved two young children after a hoverboard exploded has been hailed a hero by the fire service

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Bolton Muslim girls' school breaks London's grip on excellence
Strong community links and work-life balance for teachers has helped the school come in the top 10 for GCSE results

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A Man Tells Jeremy Corbyn About Muslim Flood Helpers
Homeless man Lee Moran talks to Jeremy Corbyn in York about flood relief efforts. Video from Brotherhood in Islam.

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Mosques Mobilise to Help Those Affected by Floods in Northern England
In messages posted on social media, Mosques have offered shelter to those whose homes have been devastated by the flooding in Northern England

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Syrian refugees given asylum in Greater Manchester pitch in with Rochdale flood defence efforts
The group of seven said they wanted to 'give something back to the community' following the horrendous Boxing Day weather

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Oscar winning director speaking in defense of Islam and Muslims
Director and Oscar-winning Francis Ford Coppola speaking in defense of Islam and Muslims. We thank you, Mr. Francis Ford Coppola, for your courage in stepping up to speak the truth and spreading good words of encouragement.

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Plymouth church starts petition to stop referring to terrorists as 'Islamic'
A PLYMOUTH church has organised an online petition to change the language that is used when speaking about 'Islamic' terrorists following Friday’s attack in Paris.

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Muslim student punched in face in broad daylight for 'wearing a hijab'
A Muslim woman wearing a hijab was brutally punched in the face in Birmingham city centre in what is thought to be an Islamophobic attack.

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Train passengers stand up against racial abuse of Muslim woman
Ruhi Rahman, 23, says members of public on Newcastle Metro supported her and told abusive man to get off train

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The Sun’s “Brit Muslims sympathy for jihadis” story has only fuelled Islamophobia
The Sun’s front page splash claiming that “1 in 5” British Muslims sympathise with “jihadis” has only fuelled that ever worsening Islamophobia, writes Dilly Hussain.

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Jesse Jackson speaks out against Islamophobia
In 1930 to 1939, the Jews were trying to escape the haunted house of Hitler. They came on a ship called the St Louis, and they were turned away, thought to be communists, sent back to die in the concentration camps. We shouldn't do that again.

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Boy Donates Savings to Mosque, Muslim Community Responds with a Surprise
Jack’s mother told ABC News that her son had counted all of his pennies that he had been saving up and exchanged them to a $20 note to give to the mosque.

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7-year-old donates piggy bank money to mosque defaced after Paris attacks
A little boy donated his savings to the mosque after it was defaced by vandals

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Attempted murder charge for pensioner who ‘pushed’ woman into Underground train (VIDEO)
An 81-year-old Japanese man has been charged with attempted murder for allegedly pushing a woman into the side of a speeding London Underground train.

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'I have lost count of the verbal attacks' Muslim woman speaks out about life wearing a veil in Cardiff
Health worker Sahar al Faifi was speaking to the Citizens Commission on Islam in Cardiff

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Government policy 'negatively affects' Muslims
Government policies, including those linked to security and extremism, are having a "negative impact" on British Muslims, a campaign body's report says.

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We Need to Prevent Genocide of Rohingya Muslims -- Before It's Too Late
This coming Sunday, Myanmar will hold its first "free" elections for 25 years, an event set to cement the country's status as one of the world's newest democracies.

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Sonny Bill Williams: Islam brings me happiness
It was in the cave of Hira that the prophet Muhammad received the first revelation of the Quran. For rugby's original wild child Sonny Bill Williams, meeting a Tunisian family who lived with their five children in a one-bedroom flat in the south of France proved pivotal to his conversion to Islam.

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New Zealand rugby star Sonny Bill Williams gives World Cup medal away to young fan
In an amazing example of compassion and generosity, New Zealand’s famous Muslim rugby star, Sonny Bill Williams gave away his World Cup winner’s medal to a young fan.

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Commuter who sat next to Muslim woman ostracised on train, praised for act of kindness
An account of a stranger's act of kindness towards a Muslim woman wearing a niqab who was ostracised on a packed train by commuters who refused to sit next to her, has gone viral.

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Shaker Aamer: Last UK Guantanamo Bay detainee arrives in UK
The last British resident to be held in Guantanamo Bay has landed in the UK, having been detained for 13 years.

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Hundreds Turn Out To Remove Mosque Graffiti
People of all faiths gather to help clean up the red spray-painted slurs on the walls of the Kentucky Islamic centre.

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Ten Pieces of Advice I’d give to my Twenty-Year Old Self Now that I’m Forty
Forty is a special age. It's the quintessential age of mid-life. It's older than 'young', but younger than 'old'.

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Killed because he looked Muslim
Neo-Nazi fascist marchers have the blood of a lovely old man on all their hands

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Convert or die: Ethnic cleansing in CAR
Widely ignored by the media, anti-Balaka is forcing CAR Muslims to worship privately or convert at gunpoint.

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Sunday Times Public Apology to Dr Sh Haitham al Haddad
Our congratulations to Dr Sheikh Haitham al Haddad and his family for having the patience , will and strength in taking media giants, like the Sunday Times, who wrongfully accused him to task.

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Physically Challenged Shopkeeper Attacked With Sword, Customer Saved Him
Click the link to watch the video on YouTube.

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Schoolgirl Saved From Certain Death As Burqa-Clad Woman Pulls Her From Path Of Oncoming Train
A schoolgirl has narrowly escaped death after a burqa-clad woman pulled her off the tracks of an oncoming train.

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Meet the Turkish couple who spent their wedding day feeding 4,000 Syrian refugees
The couple who tied the knot in the Turkish province of Kilis in the Syrian border and invited 4,000 Syrian refugees to celebrate with them

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Hundreds turn out for elderly stranger's funeral after his body lay unclaimed in morgue for months
More than 400 caring people arrived at the funeral of tragic Muhammed Yusuf despite having never met him

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'Oldest' Koran fragments found in Birmingham University
What may be the world's oldest fragments of the Koran have been found by the University of Birmingham.

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Report: huge rise in Islamophobic crime in Europe
A total of 47,210 racist crimes were reported across the European Union in 2013, with an anti-racism organisation warning that this is only the “tip of the iceberg”, as many crimes go unreported.

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Authors boycott PEN gala over Charlie Hebdo award
Six prominent writers are boycotting a major US literary event over plans to give satirical magazine Charlie Hebdo a freedom of speech award.

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Girls thrive in single sex schools because they do not have to impress boys, head says
Single sex education is better for teenage girls as it takes the pressure off to try and impress boys in a 'sexualised world'

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Racist train rant: Stacey Eden sticks up for Muslim couple after verbal abuse
A MUSLIM man who was racially abused on a Sydney train along with his wife has reached out to thank the young woman who stood up for them.

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The life & death of the murdered Sheikh Abdul Hadi Arwani
Sheikh ʿAbdul Hādi Arwani , a respected and honoured scholar who spent many years calling to Allāh , originally from Syria, returned to his Lord on Tuesday 7th April 2015.

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Honest cabbie is my friend for life, says passenger who left £10k in taxi
"Losing that money would have been the end of my business. I was physically sick."

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Muslim community rejects the State’s criminalisation of Islam and condemns moves to silence legitimate critique and dissent
Please read, sign and share!

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School apology over 'Palestinian terrorism' homework
A North Lanarkshire school has apologised following complaints about a homework worksheet which labelled Palestinians as "terrorists".

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BBC poll highlights Islamophobia fears
Almost 50% of British Muslims believe they face discrimination because of their faith and that Britain is becoming less tolerant, while the same percentage feel prejudice against Islam makes it difficult being a Muslim in the UK, according to a BBC poll.

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'Skunk-like cannabis' increases risk of psychosis, study suggests
Smoking potent cannabis was linked to 24% of new psychosis cases analysed in a study by King's College London.

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A Positive Story About Muslims
In 1937 the Muslim Free Hospital was established in Rangon, Burma to care for the poor there that had no other access to medical care. The initial investment came entirely from Muslims.

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Chapel Hill shooting: Three American Muslim students killed near University of North Carolina
Deah Shaddy Barakat, 23 his wife Yusor Mohammad Abu-Salha, 21 and her sister Razan Mohammad Abu-Salha, 19, were found dead at a condominium complex off campus.

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500 rabbis urge Israel to stop demolition of Palestinian homes
Rabbis for Human Rights (RHR) say Benjamin Netanyahu's stance is against "international law and Jewish tradition."

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Mosques raise £38,340.86 to help buy life-saving equipment for local hospital
The money will help the Rosemere Cancer Foundation buy outright new life-saving equipment for the Royal Preston Hospital.

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UK Jews and Muslims team up against hate
As religious tensions escalate in Europe, Muslims and Jews in North London band together to negate hate.

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Open Letter to The Rt Hon Eric Pickles MP & Lord Tariq Ahmad of Wimbledon
This is our response to the letter sent to us by Eric Pickles MP & Lord Tariq Ahmed.

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As a Muslim, I'm fed up with the hypocrisy of the free speech fundamentalists
The response to the inexcusable murder of Charlie Hebdo's staff has proved that many liberals are guilty of double standards when it comes to giving offence.

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Cologne cathedral to switch off lights in protest at anti-Muslim march
Cologne Cathedral, one of Germany's most famous landmarks, will be plunged into darkness on Monday evening in protest at a march by a grassroots anti-Muslim movement through the western German city.

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Pig's head hung on Mosque door in Vienna
In a barbaric affront to Muslim sensibilities, part of a pig's head and some pork tripe was attached to the door of a Mosque in Vienna's 21st district on Christmas day.

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'Islam is reviving British values', says former Archbishop of Canterbury
Islam is rejuvenating "British values", the former Archbishop of Canterbury has claimed while lambasting sections of the press for presenting Muslims as "un-British".

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Longing for a Leader like Umar (R.A.)
ʿUmar (R.A.), after having been tutored by the Messenger (S.A.W.) led a most remarkable 10 years as second Caliph and leader of the Muslim State and Empire.

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LIC's Statement on the Torture Report
We are shocked, disgusted and appalled beyond belief at the depravity of medieval style torture of Muslims conducted by the CIA.

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Islamophobia is racism, pure and simple
The Dresden protests are illegitimate and the attitude of German politicians towards false fears of "Islamisation" needs to change

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British Muslims face worst job discrimination of any minority group, according to research
Religion now causes more prejudice than colour, new research finds.

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Tournament Success for LIC
On Tuesday the 21st of October 2014, Lewisham Islamic Centre FC took part in a football tournament hosted by Millwall Football Club.

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Do you know Al-Aqsa?
We occasionally get asked why we show the image of the Dome of the Rock (Qubbat as Sukhra) when we are discussing or promoting the issue of Masjid al-Aqsa.

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"Let Muslim primary school teachers wear full-face veil in class" Rowan Williams
Former Archbishop of Canterbury says 'panic' about the niqab is 'largely misplaced' even if young children cannot see their teacher's face

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Lewisham police visit the Centre
Members of the 'Safer Neighbourhood Team' of Lewisham Borough Police were hosted by the centre for an educational visit.

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Former Britain First Member, Matthew Lester, Denounces Group And Visits Mosque To Apologise
A former member of Britain First has denounced the organisation and visited a mosque to apologise to the Muslim community he says they demonise.

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Eid ul Adha at LIC
Alhamdulillah, Eid ul adha 2014 was a great day of celebration at Lewisham Islamic Centre.

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Da'wah and Political Struggle
In our previous article, we related the story of Asḥāb al-Qaryah by examining the Tafāsīr of various scholars and commenting on its general meaning. This article provides a short reflection on some of these verses, in light of Daʿwah (invitation to Islam) and political activism.

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Moazzam Begg to be released as terror charges dropped
The former Guantanamo Bay detainee Moazzam Begg has had seven terrorism-related charges against him dropped by the Crown Prosecution Service.

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Camden school bans Muslim teenager from taking A-levels because she wears the niqab
A Muslim teenager has been barred from starting her A-levels at one of London's top state schools because she wears a full-face veil.

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Extremism at Lewisham Islamic Centre?
On Sunday the 31st of August 2014, Lewisham Islamic Centre, St Laurence Church in Catford, St Margarets Church in Lee and the Jewish Community of Lewisham and Bromley held an Interfaith Cricket Match at the Pavillion at St Dunstan's College in Catford.

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Press Release 23/08/14
In response to the Murder of James Foley.

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The LIC Eid 2014 Experience
Around 6,000 people gathered to take part in Eid Celebrations commemorating the end of Ramadan.

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Press Release
In response to the Evening Standard's article on 25th July 2014.

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LIC at the Gaza Rally!
Members of Lewisham Islamic Centre attended the Demonstration and Rally on Saturday the 26th of July joining tens of thousands people to show solidarity with the struggle and resistance of the people of Gaza.

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EID CONFIRMED! Alhamdulillah
Eid Ul Fitr is confirmed for Monday 28th of July 2014 and LIC's 'Eid in the Park' will take place on the same day. Eid prayer is at 11am sharp! Parking is available for a £2 donation at the park. JZK.

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The L.I.C. 2014 Ramadan Appeal
Dear brothers and sisters, Alhamdulillah, we as a community are growing and as such, we need to provide better facilities. Click here to help us grow in shaa Allah.

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LIC's Community Iftar!
Lewisham Islamic Center hosted a Community Breakfast - Iftar - at the Centre on Monday the 14th of July 2014. Local neighbours enjoyed a meal with staff from the centre.

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Scottish government pledges to provide hospitals to treat injured Gazans
Scotland's hospitals are on standby to treat civilians affected by the ongoing Israeli bombardment of Gaza, the Scottish Government has said.

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Brave jogger dubbed 'hero' after saving woman from being raped
A man has been hailed a hero after he came to the rescue of a woman who was about to be raped.

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Daily Mail & Evening Standard in 'Entrapment' scandal
RIGHT-WING hacks were accused of 'entrapment' yesterday after an online post by a supposed Islamist extremist was traced back to the headquarters of the Daily Mail and Evening Standard.

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When Islam came to Australia
Few Australians are aware that the country's Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples had regular contact with foreign Muslims long before the arrival of Christian colonisers.

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Ramadan 2014 Begins Sunday 29th June
1st Day of fasting will be on Sunday 29th June 2014. The 1st Taraweeh prayer will be on Saturday 28th June after Isha prayer at 11:15pm.

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'Water', Huge Donation!
Alhamdulillah, Lewisham Islamic Centre received 9,600 bottles of water on Wednesday 25 June from Muslim Aid, to help our attendees break their fasts at Iftar this Ramadan.

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Father who lost his family in blaze says he does not hate their killers
Choking back tears, Dr Muhammad Taufiq paid a loving tribute to his 'beloved wife and three beautiful children' who dedicated their lives to God by serving others.

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FOSIS Horrified by Murder of Female Muslim Student
The Federation of Student Islamic Societies (FOSIS) expresses its deepest sorrow at the brutal murder of a member of the Muslim student community last night in Colchester.

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Muslim leaders demand action over fascist mosque invasions
Senior members of Luton's Islamic congregation warned that far-right group Britain First's inflammatory tactics were provoking younger Muslims and could end in deaths.

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Listening Post - Is the British media Islamophobic?
In 2005, Britain had the 7/7 attacks which also affected the media in the UK. Read the British press, and not just the tabloids, or go online and there are some scary stories about Muslims.

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LIC Holds The Mayor And Police Borough Commander To Account
Lewisham Islamic Centre plays a key role in Lewisham Citizens' Accountability Assembly.

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Ofsted's slur on the Muslim community of Park View School
At Park View I found a school that shared my values about education. The inspectors, somehow, found extremism

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Homeless Man Racially Abuses a Muslim Man, He Responds by Finding Him a Job and a Home
Aminur Chowdhury from Bradford was racially abused by homeless man Ben Gallon but rather than throw insults back, Aminur decided to act positively.

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How Do I Tell My Daughter That People Across Europe Fear Minorities Like Us?
In 2006, at the height of the hysteria over the face veil, the Guardian's Jonathan Freedland imagined what it must be like to be a Muslim in Britain. "I wouldn't just feel frightened," he wrote. "I would be looking for my passport."

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Congratulations to LIC FC, another year another cup!
All Praise is due to Allah! LIC Football Club won the 2014 Mary Wilshire Cup on Sunday 11th May 2014 after beating Rye Park 2-1 in a thrilling contest.

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Great turn out for The Accountability Assembly
The Assembly on May 12 was the result of months of conversations and organising, and the Centre is proud to have played a key role leading up to it.

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The random Muslim scare story generator: separating fact from fiction
Ever noticed how often the same old stories keep appearing about Muslims in Britain? Here's the truth about these and other media myths.

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'No Trojan Horse extremism links' Birmingham teachers hear
Birmingham City Council officials investigating an alleged plot by Muslim hardliners to take control of schools say they have seen no evidence of links to extremism, BBC News has learned.

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'People grab our veils, call us terrorists and want us dead'
Islamophobic attacks have been on the rise ever since 9/11, but it is mostly women being attacked, a recent report suggests. Ava Vidal shares stories from British Muslim women who face everyday awful abuse.

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Would you mind eating halal meat?
With the Sun splash on Wednesday telling readers that Pizza Express serves halal meat, a debate about the practice has begun. Please vote via the link.

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Another Year, another Cup Final
Lewisham Islamic Centre Football Club have made it to the Mary Wiltshire Shield Final. They need your support as they face Rye Park, in what is expected to be a tight match.

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Lewisham and Southwark College Food and Faith Fair
On the 26th of March 2014, staff from Lewisham Islamic Centre attended a 'Food and Faith Fair' at Lewisham and Southwark College.

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Growth of the Muslim community in Rwanda
Rwanda was once Africa's most Catholic nation, until the Church was deeply implicated in the genocide of 1994. Now the Muslim population has more than doubled.

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Rwandan Hutu Muslims saved Tutsis during Rwandan genocide in 1994
Al Jazeera's Yvonne Ndege tells the story of survivors who narrowly escaped death, and the Islamic resistance to the genocide.

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UK Schools to Modify Exams for Ramadan
Plans to modify GCSE exams to avoid coinciding with Ramadan have been suggested for debates to accommodate students whose performance might be affected by fasting.

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The Muslims Are Coming!: Islamophobia, Extremism, and the Domestic War on Terror
An important and moving investigation of the costs of the 'war on terror' for those who have been its targets.

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Pupil protests: teaching children to campaign
Year eight pupils at an east London free school are learning that they can speak out and make a difference.

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Have the Muslims failed with Intellectual Disabilities?
Despite rising cases of Muslim children being born with Intellectual Disabilities, limited awareness and understanding of Intellectual Disabilities still exists within the Muslim community today.

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Muslim groups are putting their faith in food banks to help tackle poverty
Once a preserve of Christian charities, Muslim-run food banks are now catering for diverse communities in need.

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Columnist and author Owen Jones on racism, Islamophobia & exploitation
In the first installment of a three part series, Guardian columnist Owen Jones the ways in which racism has changed over time.

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Irish Judge Apologises For Saying Muslims Beat Their Wives
An Irish judge who said he believed "Muslims feel they can actually beat their wives", has retracted his comments and apologised after widespread anger.

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Lutfur Rahman accuses BBC of racism amid Panorama storm
A London mayor who was accused by the Panorama programme of diverting £2m in public grants allegedly to shore up his vote has complained of racism and Islamophobia by the BBC.

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"My hell as a white Muslim living in Bristol": Woman says she is racially abused every day
Assaults, insults, sly remarks and threats. All have been hurled at Kelly Ziane since she converted to Islam at the tender age of 18.

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New Birmingham restaurant employs the homeless
A new Birmingham restaurant has won the hearts of the people by employing the city's homeless as kitchen staff.

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British Labour Party's Tony Benn: Islamophobia must be challenged
"Attacking Islamophobia is a very important political process for us to watch in Britain," stated Tony Benn, a British Labour Party politician and the second-longest serving member of parliament.

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Jewish and Muslim methods of slaughter prioritize animal welfare
Religious slaughter is at least as humane as conventional mechanical slaughter. The British Veterinary Association should look elsewhere

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Middlesboro fan fined for Qur'an burning stunt
The Daily Mail yesterday covered news of the court appearance of a man charged with a religiously aggravated public order offence after he tore up pages of the Qur'an at a football match and mimicked burning them.

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Upcoming Charity Commission Outreach Events
On April 6th this year, Lewisham Islamic Centre will host a workshop organized by the Charity Commission. Please book your place via the link below.

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Derek Phin jailed for mosque threat after Lee Rigby murder
An Aberdeen man who posted a Facebook comment about burning down a mosque in the wake of Lee Rigby's murder has been jailed.

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Mail changes Islamophobic headline as 'gesture of good will'
In September the Daily Mail and the Daily Telegraph published disgraceful reports that described a convicted drug dealer and wife beater as a "devout Muslim".

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Hungary: Far-right Party Leader Says 'Islam is the Last Hope of Humanity'
Casablanca- The President of the far-right Hungarian party said that 'Islam is the last hope for humanity in the darkness of globalism and liberalism.'

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C.A.R.: The Companions of the Ditch
I am writing concerning the situation in the Central African Republic (CAR) following the country's descent into a civil conflict which no doubt you have all been watching with growing dismay and concern.

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Halal meat consumers urged to consider animal welfare
The owners of one of the UK's first halal organic farms are calling on British Muslims to become more aware about where their meat comes from.

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Cancer 'tidal wave' on horizon, warns WHO
The globe is facing a "tidal wave" of cancer, and restrictions on alcohol and sugar need to be considered, say World Health Organization scientists.

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Muslims 'demonised' by UK media
Muslims are being "demonised" by the British media, with 91% of reports being negative, research commissioned by London's mayor has found.

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Faith school with a strong belief in creating success
Tauheedul Islam Girls School, in Blackburn, scored top in England for pupil progress.

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Listening exercise hosted at the Centre
On the evening of Friday 10th January, London Citizens hosted a Listening Exercise at Lewisham Islamic Centre.

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Righteous Muslim Exhibition celebrates Muslims who saved Jewish lives during Holocaust
A library will host a new exhibition to celebrate the role Muslims played in saving Jewish lives during the Holocaust.

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Where religious hostility is on the rise
Incidents of religious hostility are on the rise in all parts of the world except for the Americas, according to an international study by the Pew Research Center.

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Hull Mosque leader Imam Hafiz Salik: I'll forgive attacker who blinded me
A MOSQUE leader blinded by a single punch has vowed to forgive his attacker if the man gives himself up. Imam Hafiz Salik, 60, is unlikely to regain the sight in his right eye after he was punched in the face by a stranger who stopped his car.

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IHRC Response to Tackling Extremism in the UK, a Government Report
On 4 December 2013, the UK government revealed its report Tackling Extremism in the UK, a report of the Prime Minister's Taskforce on Tackling Radicalisation and Extremism (TEUK).

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Response to the Telegraph Article
It is with regret that the Telegraph, namely its editors Sam Marsden and Tom Whitehead published an article with a large photo of the Centre featuring prominently in its article on 19 December 2013 entitled "Lee Rigby killers had links to Lewisham mosque that 'attracts radicals'".

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Statement from Lewisham Islamic Centre on the verdict on Adebolajo and Adebowale
Press Statement on the Lee Rigby Trial

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British doctor dies in Syrian prison cell
A British surgeon who was imprisoned in Syria for over a year has died in jail, his brother said.

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