Blog

VIDEO: Joe Glenton on ‘Soldier Box’

On Wednesday 28th August  2013 IHRC hosted an author evening with Joe Glenton, ex-soldier, writer and film maker to discuss his book ‘Soldier Box’. Read more abut the event and book below the video.  Text from the IHRC website. In his book Glenton reveals why he left the army, and the personal war

Read More »

In Conversation with Mark Gonzales

Following the success of his poetry recitations at our Genocide Memorial Day this year, acclaimed Poet and Cultural Innovator Mark Gonzales came to the IHRC bookshop to meet with Arzu Merali in this exclusive interview. Mark Gonzales is a storyteller and innovator who places healing and imagination in the centre of all

Read More »

VIDEO: Producing Islamophobia & Fomenting Fear

Panel on “Producing Islamophobia and Fomenting Fear”. April 21,22 UC Berkeley Thomas Cincotta, Public Research Associates Max Blumenthal, the Nation Institute Arzu Merali is Director of Research for the Islamic Human Rights Commission (UK) Moderator: Wajahat Ali, Research and Writer at Center for American Progress. Part of the 2021 conference at UC

Read More »

VIDEO: Media and Promoting Intercultural Dialogue

Arzu Merali spoke at the panel event organised by the Non-Aligned Movement at UNESCO, 10 June 2011 in Paris, France.  The panel was entitled ‘The role of the Media in Promoting Intercultural Dialogue’. She presented her own thoughts, as well as the findings of the volume ‘The British Media and Muslim Representation:

Read More »

Gaza: A Muslim Response

Arzu Merali joined Sultanah Parvin (Hizb ut-Tahrir), and Umm Taqi (in Gaza) discuss the Muslim response to the Gaza attacks.  This program aired live on Islam Channel during the Israeli Operation Cast Lead against the Palestinians in Gaza, from December 2008 to January 2009.  The broadcast date is estimated. Video: Nahda Productions

Read More »