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The Martyr Bouazizi Who Helped Launch Multiple Revolutions in Tunisia, Egypt and Libya

There are some wonderful scenes on our TV screens once again as we see Libyans joyfully celebrating the imminent fall of the dictator Gaddafi. At the start of the year it was Bin Ali in Tunisia who fled the country … Continue reading

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Jumu’ah and tradition

  It’s been half-term this week so I took my ten year old son along with me to the mosque for jumu’ah prayers for the very first time. I was rather proud of him as you can imagine. A few weeks ago I … Continue reading

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