Discussing the real issues

Posted by on Apr 29, 2010 in Columns and Letters

Discussing the real issues

The killing of young Toyosi Shitta-bey is a tragic one, but it doesn’t have to be repeated. We at Glór Moslamach believe that prevention is better than the cure. Dealing with racism is a matter of education that the Irish State can facilitate, but also one that we as people can get involved in. Fourteen hundred years ago, an African man climbed the Kabaa in Mecca and gave out the call to prayer as a victorious Muslim army stood in the sacred mosque. This man was one of the most important companions of the Prophet, our master Bilal from Ethopia. Upon seeing him on the Kabaa, one of the...

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