Monthly Archives: May 2013

Why Is The Muslim World Stuck In Its Own Dark Age (Part 1)?

When I was younger I used to read a lot about the past glories of Islamic civilisation. It was thrilling to know that Muslims once led the world in learning, that Muslims were once engaged in a systematic endeavour to … Continue reading

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Sunday Telegraph: Muslim Leaders Oppose Gay Marriage Bill

A huge number of Imams and Muslim community figures have written a letter published in the right-wing Sunday Telegraph today expressing ‘serious misgivings’ about the Gay Marriage Bill. Here is the letter in full: SIR – We have serious misgivings … Continue reading

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Cisco’s Interactive Magazine: The Connective

Cisco have posted the above new video about their partnership with Wired magazine to publish an interactive magazine, The Connective, which gives a glimpse of what the Internet of Everything will hold in store for us. You can download The … Continue reading

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Hawking’s Courageous Stand Against Israeli Apartheid

The decision by Professor Stephen Hawking to support the BDS (Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions) movement against Israel is a hugely courageous one and he deserves support for speaking out on the issue of Israeli apartheid – an issue on which … Continue reading

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