The gruesome TRUTH Behind France’s Algerian Skulls
These are the skulls of freedom fighters who resisted the brutal French occupation of Algeria. But rather than receiving a dignified burial, they spent more than 170 years in exile from the homeland they fought for, on the soil of their enemy. Watch video Deep in the basement of Paris’ Musée de l’Homme, are a […] More
How the Muslims Took Back Jerusalem
Salahudeen Al Ayyubi had set a trap… and the Crusaders had walked right into it. More
When Turkey Banned the Arabic Adhan
For many years, Turkish Muslims were called to prayer not in the way the Prophet (saw) and his companions were, but in a Turkish translation. More
The Anti-Colonial Freedom Fighter Who Became an International Hero
He was an enemy of France, who later became an internationally recognised hero. More
This Imam Died Fighting Racism
This Imam was an anti-racism campaigner in apartheid South Africa and he paid for it with his life. More
Did African Muslims Reach America Before Columbus?
You may have heard of Mansa Musa. He is widely known as one of the richest men to have ever lived and was King of the Mali Empire. He is famous for his legendary journey from Mali to Makkah. But, did you know that Mansa Musa’s brother is said to have made an equally legendary […] More
The Sankoré University of Timbuktu
600 years ago, the Sankoré University of Timbuktu, Mali was teaching a level of maths equivalent to Sorbonne University’s second-year degree programme today. More
The Secret Muslim Plot to Overthrow the British in India
Maulana Ubaidullah had been caught with letters revealing a plot to overthrow the British Empire. More
Who was Osman Gazi?
He built the foundations of an Islamic empire that would expand over 3 continents and rule for more than 600 years. More
Why Did Britain Organise Hajj Packages in 1886?
Inseparable from Britain’s regulation of the Hajj was its desire to exert authority and surveillance over its Muslim subjects. More
Who was Omar al-Mukhtar? – The Lion of the Desert
On this day, Omar al-Mukhtar was martyred. He heroically led the resistance against Italian colonisation in Libya and is one of the greatest freedom fighters of the last century. More
Arrested for Hijab: Who was Şule Yüksel Şenler?
Şule Yüksel Şenler was a leading figure in the revival of the Hijab in Turkey who was imprisoned for defending Islam.
She was sued, charged and jailed for 9 months… but it didn’t stop her. More