Defining extremism: What does 2019 hold for British Muslims?

Institutionalised Islamophobia has contributed to hate crimes, discrimination and the exclusion of Muslims from political spaces, argues Arzu Merali  Where to...

The day the police were consistent: It really was one rule...

Anna Soubury’s experiences at the hands of the far-right is the lived and normalised experience of the minoritised, says Arzu Merali.Year...

Bodyguard? Islamophobia by any other name smells just as rank

The series represents how it just gets harder by the minute to be a Muslim represented or included in the national conversation

The Banality and Boredom of Anti-Muslim Witch-hunts; or Beware John Ware!

The ideas of Muslim entryism and conspiracy have reached new and alarming proportions


Everyday is Punish a Muslim Day: When will the UK Government...

The letter precedes and incites violence en masse

Why I think Amanda Spielman should resign her Ofsted post

Spielman's speech is a statement of intent, a declaration of war, and a pre-emptive justification of the onslaught to come

Why was Gary Lineker’s Palestine tweet even controversial?

Lineker, by expressing outrage at the Israeli treatment of Palestinian children, has empowered the narrative of the oppressed - and inevitably brought wrath on himself


The Unbearable Shianess of Mu’allim Ibraheem El-Zakzaky

Injured and incarcerated without charge for two years, Sheikh Ibraheem Zakzaky and his wife Mallimah Zeenah are the leaders and heroes we all need, yet few outside Nigeria care, argues Arzu Merali.

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