Posts Tagged: Terrorism

CEO features on ABC News

CEO features on ABC News

Sajda Mughal has appeared on ABC News on the 10th anniversary of 7/7. She spoke about her terrifying experience on the Piccadilly line. Click here to watch the emotional interview. Sajda now spends her life fighting against extremism and terrorism.

7/7 – The Day that shook Britain

By Sajda Mughal OBE, survivor from the Piccadilly tube bombing and Director of JAN Trust. A decade has now nearly passed since 7th July 2005 when four bombs were detonated in rush hour on the tubes and a bus in central London killing 52 innocent civilians and injuring more than 700. The tragedy I went through …

Syria-bound teenagers bailed – JAN Trust comments

Syria-bound teenagers bailed – JAN Trust comments

Three teenagers have been stopped in Turkey for attempting to travel to Syria. Our CEO, counter-extremism expert Sajda Mughal has offered solutions on how we can stop young people from becoming radicalised. Read more here:     Syria-Bound British Teen Trio Detained by Turkish Police. Read more here.       Syria-bound teenagers bailed. Read …

Online Hate and the See It Report It initiative

The recent tragic burning alive of 26 year old Jordanian pilot Muath al-Kasesbeh sent shockwaves around the globe.  The video, released by ISIS on the 3rd of February 2015, depicts one of the terrorist group’s most barbaric and heinous crimes yet and is a further example of the group’s warped ideology.  Our thoughts are with Muath’s …

The Reluctant Fundamentalist Film Review

The Reluctant Fundamentalist Film Review

Title: – The Reluctant Fundamentalist Director: – Mira Nair Lead Actors:-Riz Ahmed, Kate Hudson, Live Schreiber, Kiefer Sutherland, Om Puri Genre: – Thriller, Action Settings: – Lahore, Istanbul, New York Plot Overview: – Chasing success as a young Princeton graduate on Wall Street, Changez finds himself amidst a crisis after 9/11 shatters his reality drastically, …

How to spot Islamophobia in the media

Alan Judd, a journalist from The Telegraph recently wrote an article entitled ‘How to spot a terrorist living in your neighbourhood’.  The article attempts to educate readers on how to identify potential extremists by being aware of their social interactions and changes in behaviour. While the article suggests that certain attributes are often portrayed by potential …