Monthly Archives: October 2015

Cat Among the Pigeons: Uber Lands in Rotherham

In parts of the UK and indeed the world Uber have provided a serious business challenge to traditional taxi firms. Hackney and Private Hire. Being a frequent taxi user I regularly use Uber when in London, and the taxi have … Continue reading

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Questions for our Muslim Community

 Is there a Sharia Court practicing in Rotherham?  Is that Court adjudicating on criminal matters?  Who are acting as judges in that Court? The Evening Standard, stated that a Sharia court in London adjudicated on a stabbing crime. The families … Continue reading

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Ofsted report – still failing then?

I am grateful to the provider of this information, they felt should be more widely read: Download/read the report as a .pdf click here

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A simple challenge to us all!

I was shocked by the disclosure of appalling sexual abuse of young girls in the town. All of us in Rotherham must ask ourselves how we came to fail our young people so badly. It comes hard on the heels … Continue reading

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A Study – Rotherham, Rochdale, and the Racialised Threat of the ‘Muslim Grooming Gang’

Rotherham, Rochdale, and the Racialised Threat of the ‘Muslim Grooming Gang’ Waqas Tufail Abstract For over a decade, British Muslims have been at the forefront of political, media and societal concerns in regards to terrorism, radicalisation, women’s rights, segregation and, … Continue reading

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EDITOR’S COMMENT: Muslim group’s fleeting ‘boycott’ has done untold damage to Rotherham

EDITOR’S COMMENT: Muslim group’s fleeting ‘boycott’ has done untold damage to Rotherham IT’S a good job the miners of 1984 weren’t led by Muhbeen Hussain, otherwise the strike would have been over in a heartbeat. Mr Hussain is the founder … Continue reading

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Rotherham Muslim boycott of South Yorkshire Police ends – with new proposals agreed

Rotherham Muslim boycott of South Yorkshire Police ends – with new proposals agreed A call for Rotherham’s Islamic community to boycott South Yorkshire Police has been dropped – two days after it was announced. On Monday the British Muslim Youth … Continue reading

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