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Monthly Archive: June 2006

Jun 22 2006

Lifestyle? I don’t think so

Thanks but no thanks, Mr. Lawson! Many of us have fled the Islamic ‘lifestyle’ you advocate for all to adopt in Britain (Re: We should all adopt an Islamic lifestyle, 20 June, The Independent). Calling it a lifestyle may be useful for writing an article to ingratiate oneself with the Muslim Council of Britain, but …

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Jun 22 2006

Arrest him

Press Conference Palais des Nations, Geneva Thursday 22 June 2006, 12:00 noon – 1:00 pm An urgent press conference has been called on Thursday 22 June 2006 during 12:00-1:00pm outside the UN building in Geneva in protest at the participation of the Islamic Republic of Iran’s representatives, and specifically chief prosecutor of Tehran Saeed Mortazavi, …

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Jun 15 2006

A Muslim Barbie – please!

A journalist recently called to ask what I thought about the Muslim barbie doll, which is properly veiled and covered up in the Islamic tradition. Doesn’t it offer the veiled child something she can relate to? Please I said: When a slave child has a slave doll to relate to; When a child labourer has …

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Jun 05 2006

Haditha is the result of your battlefield ethics

I can’t stop thinking about the children executed by US forces in Haditha in November last year. What were they doing right before they were killed in cold blood? Where they playing or sitting on their doorsteps watching the world go by? What must they have thought of the world they lived in? How scared …

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