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Friday, 23 August, 2019, 19:21 GMT
British Muslim response
'Should I have to pretend?'
“ ‘Two aeroplanes have gone into the World Trade Centre.’ ” It’s my mother’s voice.
‘What?’ She repeats the words. Slowly they sink in. ‘Oh God, I hope it’s not Muslims.
A year later, exploring what it meansto be an American and to be a Muslim
"There are more American Muslims than there are American Episcopalians, Jews or Presbyterians," writes the religious scholar Diana Eck.
Nonetheless, Sept. 11 changed how some Americans think about Muslims. It also challenged how Muslims in America see themselves. A year later, many reject the spiked yoke of collective blame and explore and assert a centuries old heritage in America.
MCB opposes war on Afghans – insists on Justice
The Muslim Council of Britain declared its opposition to the recent US-led strikes against Afghanistan and said that they could only lead to the increased destabilisation of the region.
Grave concern over military action
The Muslim Council of Britain is deeply saddened and gravely concerned that Britain and the United States of America have begun military strikes against Afghanistan.