MI5 stopped Scotland Yard taking Choudary down

From The Telegraph; The security services repeatedly prevented Scotland Yard from pursuing criminal investigations against hate preacher Anjem Choudary, it has been claimed.   Met counter-terror officers often felt they enough evidence to build a case against the radicalising cleric, only to be told to hang fire by MI5, because he was crucial to one … Continue reading MI5 stopped Scotland Yard taking Choudary down

Muslim women stopped from becoming Labour councillors

From the BBC News: Muslim Women's Network UK demanded an inquiry into "systematic misogyny displayed by significant numbers of Muslim male local councillors". "They don't like women to be heard, to be empowered," it told BBC Newsnight. Jean Khote, a sitting Labour councillor in Leicester, said good women candidates were barred by the membership in … Continue reading Muslim women stopped from becoming Labour councillors