On Wednesday 26th January 2016 the Multi Faith Forum organised an event at Walsall College. It was to condemn the genocide and inhuman killings of Jews in concentration camps. Representative from different faith groups attended including representatives from the Christian Faith, Jewish Faith, Sikh Faith and Muslim Faith attended.
From Prisoner to President, Nelson Mandela was a remarkable man. 27 years in prison to fight for the struggle for freedom.
Only history will tell the true greatness of Nelson Mandela. A colossus and a secular giant of man who exhumed a persona of calm, peace and tranquility as well as a saint who gave the gift of life and hope to millions.
Unfortunately there is an over representation of Muslims in prison constituting more than 14% which is over 12,000 Muslim prisoners in Britain’s jails, whereas the Muslim population of the UK constitutes less than 4%. Mr Michael Spurr, head of the prison and probation service for England and Wales told the BBC Panorama that “there is a 'significant risk' of Muslim inmates becoming radicalised.”