On Tuesday 13th December 2016, Assistant Secretary General of the MCB, Miqdaad Versi, gave evidence to the Home Affairs Select Committee’s enquiry into Hate Crime and its Violent Consequences. Watch here also: http://www.parliamentlive.tv/Event/Index/19d87444-cf59-4cfe-aab8-b2deb0571f92 Read the MCB’s written submission to the HASC enquiry: http://data.parliament.uk/writtenevidence/committeeevidence.svc/evidencedocument/home-affairs-committee/hate-crime-and-its-violent-consequences/written/40384.html
Shaykh Ibrahim Mogra, Assistant Secretary General of the MCB speaks on the Jon Gaunt about Islam in Britain and talks about whether we have a ‘society within a society’. 4th May 2016
On Tuesday 27 October 2015, Muslim Council of Britain Deputy Secretary General Harun Khan, and Assistant Secretary Generals Ameena Blake and Miqdaad Versi gave evidence to the House of Commons Home Affairs Select Committee on the impact of the Prevent strategy and the proposed Counter-Extremism Bill on communites, as well as discuss proposed approaches to tackle Islamophobia
MCB Assistant Secretary General, Miqdaad Versi, argues that the government should engage with a diverse range of Muslim groups and broader civil society – will highlight how #Prevent strategy has alienated Muslim communities across the UK, and is likely to be counter-productive
The MCB’s Assistant Secretary General, Miqdaad Versi, speaks to Channel 5 following the Government’s announcements of recording anti Muslim hate crimes as seriously as hate crimes against other minority groups. He argues that the documenting of anti-Muslim hatred as a separate crime to other hate crimes is a welcome important first step – but there is a lot more to … Read More
Watch Shaykh Ibrahim Mogra, Assistant Secretary General of the MCB, review the papers on BBC Breakfast News on Saturday 29th August 2015. In it he discusses the current Syrian Refugee Crisis. Watch what he had to say.
Harun Khan, Deputy Secretary General of the Muslim Council of Britain and Press Gazette editor Dominic Ponsford join 3rd year BA Journalism and Media student Tala Sweiss and Prof Kurt Barling for the final episode of Broadcasting Today Series 3. 28th May 2015
Assistant Secretary General of the MCB, Mr Miqdaad Versi, talks to ITV about fighting the narrative of ISIS/Daesh saying “We need sound, evidence based policies to counter terrorism”.
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