The Mancunion

Britain's biggest student newspaper


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Failures of the West’s counter-terrorism strategy

The UK could do much more to win the hearts and minds of British Muslims

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Manchester attacks: “I am writing this as a Muslim, a woman, a mother”

Dalal Abbasi, a Muslim mother who studied at the University of Manchester and lived in the city for six years reflects on the Manchester attacks

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Muslim women academically outperform male counterparts

Academics find that Muslim women now outnumber Muslim men in the number of people aged 21-24 with higher education degrees, in stark contrast to past statistics

Muslims across the world have stood in solidarity on Twitter with the hashtag #NotInMyName. Photo: The Mancunion


Guest contributor Dalal explains just how harmful ‘Islamic’ terrorism is for the Muslim community, and that the perpetrators of the Charlie Hebdo attacks do not, and cannot, represent Islam

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To veil or not to veil?

In the wake of national controversy over the veil, Alice Rigby discusses the issues surrounding the headdress worn by Muslim women…

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Review: ‘David’

Daniel reviews the Brooklyn Film Festival stand out film