Speaking Up: Young Muslims Confront Extremism

Speaking Up: Young Muslims Confront Extremism

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muslims-listening-speech-wh.jpgYoung Muslims now have a national forum where they can learn leadership skills and how to speak up and stop violent extremism. The Young Muslim Leadership Network (YMLN), founded last year in the UK, recently held its second national conference.

The group is also producing a series of short video clips aimed at counteracting stereotypes and encouraging young Muslims to become engaged in society.

(READ More in the Independent)

COMMENTS

  1. This is true, courageous positive change in action. With the philosophy this group is promoting and the power of the internet for good, this initiative should make a difference. Though it takes time to create significant change on a world wide scale and it is often very very painful, in the end, good always prevails over evil. Always has. Always will. I for one am passing this on.