Why attend a MEND event?
With at least 7,000 anti-Muslim hate crimes a year, systemic discrimination against Muslims in the workplace and relentless media negativity, there has never been a more important time to attend a MEND event and to learn more about tackling Islamophobia. Anti-Muslim hatred affects us all, just like racism and anti-Semitism. MEND unites communities to tackle Islamophobia. Sign up for an event below and learn more about the challenge at hand.
Events for 16th November 2018
Come and join us at our open exhibition for people to view. This exhibition celebrates the positive contributions of British Muslims, and disposes the common myths about British Muslims and highlights the media’s role in perpetuating anti-muslim prejudice. For more information about this event please contact us by emailing firstname.lastname@example.orgFind out more »
A must-attend for those who are sick and tired of the negative portrayal of Muslims in media and film. Inspired by Riz’s Ahmed’s 2017 diversity-on-screen speech in the House of commons, and the Bechdel test, the Riz Test seeks to quantify the extent to which films perpetuate negative stereotypes of Muslims as violent, extreme, or […]Find out more »