According to news reports, Pakistani Christian Asia Bibi asylum, recently freed after having been on death row for 8 years for blasphemy, has been denied asylum in the UK.
On the 5th of November British Muslims for Secular Democracy launched our Advice for Schools booklet in the House of Commons.
In this 2018 revised edition of BMSDemocracy’s Advice for Schools booklet, we have refined our focus on the issues faced due to ongoing political crises including Brexit, Islamophobia, and Wahhabism.
BMSDemocracy officially condemns forced marriages. BMSDemocracy also endorses all efforts and laws made to uphold the right of women to choose their own life partners.
BMSDemocracy are deeply saddened to hear the death of Asma Jahangir and wish to honour the late Pakistani lawyer and human rights activist. She stood up for universal human rights and equality for all. She was one of Pakistan’s leading human rights activists and lawyers and someone who inspired millions around the world. Jehangir courageously…