Broadening Horizons: A Cultural Trip to London

HOPE not hate Education invited two schools from rural Cambridgeshire and another from Mansfield to London for a day out to remember.


Author: Mary Balogun

Qari Asim: "Our collective voice must drown out those who wish to spread hatred and sow division in our society."

The stabbing in Streatham on Sunday 2 February is deeply distressing. Our thoughts are with families of two people injured and all those affected by this latest terrorist attack in London.


Author: Mary Balogun

When we remember the Holocaust, our private pain can become public action

Jemma Levene reflects on the importance of Holocaust Memorial Day, and why we should continue to commemorate and honour HMD for generations to come.


Author: Mary Balogun

When Hate Comes To Town

Imagine a scenario where someone is stirring up hate in your community. Maybe it's just one person, maybe it's an organised group. Maybe you don't have to imagine, because it's happening in your community right now, and it's really vile.


Author: Safya Khan

Stories of HOPE

  • A Day in the Life…of a Community Organiser

    Mahmooda Qureshi is a community organiser for HOPE not hate in Birmingham. She explains what her job entails. Read more

  • Activists organise at Hope Academy!

    Organisers from across the UK joined HOPE not hate in Birmingham to learn about best practices and exchange know-how on community organising. Read more

  • The problematic art of humanising Muslims

    Ramadan is over and with it ends iftars – the meal eaten to break the fast at sunset. The month has become a great tool for those working on interfaith as the number of community iftars grows and activities such as solidarity fasting have become more common. But efforts to humanise a community that is often painted with a broad terrorist brush contains its own pitfalls. Read more

  • England's Flag belongs to all Britons

    The result of the semi-final was disappointing, but football has already "come home".  England's team can hold its head high because we are all proud of Southgate's diverse young team. Read more