Britain’s Refugee Policy Is a Fantasy of Fear

October 05, 2020

In December 1938, French Foreign Minister Georges Bonnet told German Foreign Minister Joachim von Ribbentrop of a French plan to deport 10,000 Jews to Madagascar, a French colony. After the defeat of France in June 1940, the idea was taken up by the German Foreign Office. On July 3, 1940, Franz...

Why We Don’t Understand Radicalization

September 27, 2017

Our present explanations of the radicalized, self-sacrificial defiance of many young Muslims are at best partial and, at worst, misleading. Born in Derby, her mother a local woman, her father a painter and decorator from Lahore, Pakistan, she has what seems to everyone who knows her an ordinary...

Charity Campaigns for Safety of Refugee Children

July 04, 2017

The UK is in urgent need of more foster families, especially when it comes to caring for child refugees. The Muslim Foster Network (MFN), a UK-based initiative run by the charity Mercy Mission, held a Ramadan iftar event at the House of Lords to campaign for the safety of refugee children that...