The Rise of the Radicals – The Narrative of Terror Hides Behind its Ideologues – Catherine Shakdam

The 2016 BBC documentary on Deobandis in the UK exposed what many of us knew all along. That the Muslim communities in the United Kingdom are not a monolithic and that there are some schools of thoughts that dominate terrorist violence and intolerance, while other Muslims are held collectively responsible. Most disturbingly, the vast and significant networkContinue reading “The Rise of the Radicals – The Narrative of Terror Hides Behind its Ideologues – Catherine Shakdam”

How early career women help to open up the gender pay gap – Julie Davies and David Fahey

Perhaps Gary Lineker is worth more than Clare Balding? After all, the former footballer fronts the BBC’s coverage of the world’s most popular sport. Balding, on the other hand, presents the BBC countryside radio programme Ramblings and the BBC faith programme Good Morning Sunday, alongside other jobs for BBC Sport. In truth, though, the kerfuffle over theContinue reading “How early career women help to open up the gender pay gap – Julie Davies and David Fahey”

Diversity and Inclusion: Interview

Publication: Workforce Tomorrow (Issue 8, 2017) Interview with: Jawad Syed Excerpt: “Diversity premises on the understanding that there are multiplicities of identities, experiences, and perspectives. By inclusion, I mean the understanding that there are various interpretations and ways of life, apart from the mainstream version, and that these diverse identities and lifestyles should not beContinue reading “Diversity and Inclusion: Interview”