Qanta Ahmed

What does the Muslim Council of Britain have against Muslims like me?

13 July 2019 5:00 pm

Have you ever wondered why there are so few moderate Muslim voices in the press? It’s not because they don’t…

How Rwanda became an oasis of liberal Islam

1 June 2019 9:00 am

 Kigali, Rwanda To most outsiders, Rwanda is still synonymous with genocide. Nearly a million killed in 100 days; almost three…

Outlawing ‘Islamophobia’ would help jihadis

30 March 2019 9:00 am

Last weekend the Mayor of London, Sadiq Khan, described the massacre in Christchurch as the result ‘of failing to root…

Why I’m a Muslim

1 September 2018 9:00 am

When Muslims make headlines, it’s invariably for the wrong reasons. The fuss over Boris Johnson’s burka joke is a case…

Uncover her face

18 March 2017 9:00 am

I was raised as an observant Muslim in a British family. Women, I was taught, determine their own conduct —…

The viper lurking in our bosom

31 January 2015 9:00 am

During my recent visit to Australia, as I advocated for Project Rozana, the Israeli-Palestinian health mission, I also delivered lectures…

How to save Islam from the Islamists

17 January 2015 9:00 am

The terror attack in Paris last week represents Islamism’s most explicit declaration of war on free society. Non-Muslims were slaughtered…

A Muslim’s ambush: how I was stitched up by Australian breakfast TV

10 January 2015 9:00 am

On a recent trip to Australia I was booked by Ch7’s Weekend Sunrise to discuss Project Rozana, an Israeli-Palestinian initiative to train West…

Islamic diary

6 December 2014 9:00 am

Australia originally appeared to me in the form of a boyfriend. A fellow student brought him home one evening without…