The Independent: ‘Muslims hate poppies’ and five other ridiculous misconceptions about those who follow Islam

According to one survey, the proportion of Muslims who identify with Britain is actually higher than that of the general population Another day, another myth about Muslims. The most recent one to set tongues wagging is that poppies offend Muslims. According to far-right groups like Britain First, Muslims hate poppies. Their claim comes after a […]

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The Muslim News: Egypt: Faith After the Pharaohs review – A journey worth re-living

Egypt: Faith After the Pharaohs at the British Museum, London. 29 October – 7 February In a time when most of the world’s conflicts are caused by religious misunderstanding, the British Museum’s new exhibition, Egypt: Faith after the Pharaohs, gives an insight to what was once a nation that thrived under peaceful coexistence. The exhibition […]

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The Independent: If you think Muslims are behind the latest bacon cancer warning, you’ll be terrified at what else we’re up to

Here are five Muslim conspiracy theories that are too ridiculous to be true – or are they? The World Health Organisation (WHO) recently revealed that processed meats, such as bacon and sausages, cause cancer. As many may know, eating pork is forbidden in Islam. And according to some Twitter users, this coincidence can only mean […]

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