Exploited since 13 yo, Amy speaks up after conviction of her Iranian Muslim sex traffickers

After the convictions of Mohammad Rostami, 37, Mehdi Zare, 32 and Amin Kaveh, 35, on a string of sexual exploitation offences, a spokesperson for the National Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Children (NSPCC) stated:

“These men have been found guilty of the most heinous crimes against vulnerable girls, plying them with drugs for their own sexual gratification … The multiple convictions show a calculated operation of grooming girls for sex and then threatening violence in an attempt to stop their victims speaking out.”

Mehdi Zare (left) and Mohammad Rostami

Amy’s family has connected with MARIAS and asked us to share the following account from Amy;


Jade, 14 years old, escapes Muslim gang rape. Police & Social Services no help AT ALL.

Seven years ago, when she was 14 years old, Jade was sexually harassed, intimidated, humiliated and almost raped by a local gang of Muslims.

Police and Social Services provided zero assistance.

Thankfully, she escaped, but — as the above map shows — many, many other innocent British girls have not. In fact the above map is just the tip of the iceberg.

“… police, social services … did not help at all. And because of this, multiple girls have been abused and raped by this gang time and time again,” writes Jade.

She briefly shares her personal story with MARIAS.

Thank you for your resilience and courage, Jade. And for joining the effort to  put an end this travesty.

I wanted to write a message to get my point across. Yes, everyone knows it happens with white men . But grooming gangs of Muslim descent are a whole lot different. There’s more than one man, there are many, many men that pass girls around. I’ve seen it happen – there are things they do.

I was now living in a mostly Muslim area, whereas before that I had lived in other places which were mostly white. I have no problem with either as I have a mixed-race family.

It was peaceful and lovely at first in my new area as I was right by my friends and it was fun. Until one day me and my friends went to a canal, right at the bottom of my street. My friends and I were 14 at the time.

There were a gang of Muslim men that looked to be between 17 and 30. They had said hello and were being polite, so we started being friendly back. One came over, picking me up from behind and shouting “fresh white P****’”.

I was disgusted and told him to put me down — which he refused to do. So in the end one of the other lads told him to put me down. They still wouldn’t let us walk off, they had been pulling on our arms, trying to give us vodka and asking us to join them at a party. We said no. At no point did these men ask for our ages.

“We were harassed (and) called dirty white trash, white whore …”


Toni Bugle & Catherine Shakdam on Austrian President’s Muslim Headscarf Idea for All Women

Austrian President, Alexander Van der Bellen, recently suggested — without a trace of irony — that if “Islamophobia” continues to rise:

“A day will come when we will have to ask every woman to wear a headscarf in solidarity with those who wear it for religious reasons.” (Translated from German.)

RT (formerly “Russia Today”) invited Toni Bugle (Mothers Against Radical Islam & Sharia — MARIAS) and Catherine Shakdam* (Director of the Islamic pro Sharia, pro Iran, Shafaqna Institute for Middle Eastern Studies ) to respond.

3 minute video:


* Excerpts from a recent interview with Catherine Shakdam:

“The West is blaming Islam for the violence it itself professes.”

“… the West has equated and conflated JIHAD with violence, bloodshed, imperialism, and injustice. The word JIHAD has been stripped of its true meaning so that western capitals could sell their wars to a gullible public and in one smooth movement of the hand position themselves holier and greater than thou!”

“Nowadays the public associate JIHAD with terrorism and of course Daesh (ISIS). Such was the plan all along.

“As long as Islam and Muslims can be blamed for all the violence that befell the world since 2001 then no party will question America’s neocons.

“… The West wants control over the Islamic world for the riches its nations house but also out of fear that Islam one day will come to challenge its imperial complex.

… Islam, true Islam is the threat for it offers freedom and empowerment.

… Iran more than any other nations in the world understands liberation since it enacted its own in 1979 by establishing the Governance of the Jurist. (Editor: This is a reference to Theocratic/Sharia law as advocated by Ayatollah Ruhollah Khomeini, founder of the Islamic Republic of Iran)


2012: cardboard cutout of Ayatollah Ruhollah Khomeini. Celebrating anniversary of the Iranian Revolution

Jonathan Nicholas: Political Correctness & Policing in Britain Today

Jonathan Nicholas, British ex police officer.

In 2017 Political Correctness harms policing more than anything else. Its effects are worse than staff shortages, chronic underfunding, and even terrorism. The reason of course is that these three main problems in policing are often directly caused by political correctness and then worsened by it in an ever decreasing spiral.

On its own it would be bad enough, but now the police service is subject to draconian internal discipline regulations which see almost every misdemeanour however small, as gross misconduct.

Added to this destructive mix is the zealous way in which the public are told to make their complaints about officers, and even the internal discipline system, the Professional Standards Department, the PSD, running an ‘inform on a colleague’ confidential hotline which is apparently very busy.

The result is a police service firmly shackled in their duties, causing very many individual officers to be hesitant, timid, unimaginative and afraid to enforce the law impartially. Cops are told ‘any conversation you have on police premises belongs to the police’. Even their personal Airwave radios can be used to listen in on cops without their knowledge. You will see cops standing in the open, in the top corner of the police car park, deep in conversation; it’s the only way to talk privately while at work.

I worked the front line, in uniform, as an ordinary copper for thirty years. If anyone knows Nottingham, when I tell you it was Hyson Green you will know the type of area. 270 languages are currently spoken in Hyson Green. It is the busiest part of the entire force area, and officially known in modern parlance as ‘very challenging’. In all my time there, and my millions of public interactions, not once was I ever accused of racism. You cannot hide racism for thirty years.


Toni Bugle: Gender Neutral Toilets & their Relevance to MARIAS

Many have asked me why I felt this debate should be on the MARIAS website. What has it got to do with MARIAS’ mission?

Let me take a moment to explain.

Firstly, I am wholly against mixed sex (“unisex” or “gender neutral”) toilets, as they give rise to grave safety concerns for women and girls.

For example, at the moment, if I’m out and go to the loo and happen to be followed in by a male who doesn’t turn around realising his error, but instead continues to follow me in, that would alert me to a possible danger.

If however we have mixed sex toilets, how would I be alerted?

How would anyone know they had been followed in?

The other reason is this:

Muslim men would NEVER permit their wives or daughters to enter a mixed sex toilet.

So how long before we see Muslim-only toilets foisted upon us — to accommodate yet another supposedly aggrieved minority or special interest?

The great majority of citizens clearly do not want and do not need mixed toilets – either in schools or in public.

We cannot continue down this path of fake “liberalism” — where the common sense, time-tested practices of the majority are ignored and sacrificed for the sake of arbitrarily designated “minorities” – to whom we are forever pandering.

That’s why I felt this debate needed to be had and needed to be on the MARIAS website.

Toni Bugle

Toni Bugle vs Peter Tatchell: Unisex LGBT toilets for primary school children?

LGBTQ (lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer) activist, Peter Tatchell, claims that knowing whether one is a boy or a girl is merely “learned behaviour”.

That’s why he supports unisex toilets for primary school children and suggests that, unlike himself, parents who object to this lack “sensitivity”.

Elsewhere he’s argued that  children should be taught how to have “better quality sex” and that the age of consent be lowered to 14.

Toni Bugle, a parent herself — clearly appalled by this — voices her objections and defends parents.

Shazia Hobbs: Forced to marry and violently abused under Sharia – in the UK!

“Sharia … should not be allowed to operate in the UK.”

Sharia Islam UK forced marriage

Shazia at18yo. Forced to marry under Sharia in the UK.

I had followed (Toni Bugle, founder of MARIAS) on Twitter for quite a while before we started speaking.  She asked if I lived in the UK and from there we began to DM (“direct message”), exchanged mobile numbers and then spoke on the phone.

I wanted to share my experience, as I believe it is important for others who are still suffering to know that they are not alone and to also show that Sharia cannot and should not be allowed to operate in the UK.

I was forced into a marriage at the age of 18 (Ed: Shazia is now in her 40’s). The nikkah took place in my family home.  It was obvious that I was not happy to be forced into the marriage but the molvi didn’t care.  My father had decided I was to be married and his decision was gospel.  The molvi didn’t give a damn about my feelings or my refusal to say ‘I do.’

The marriage was going ahead whether I agreed or not.

Forced into a marriage to a man much older than I was who made it clear, from the start, that he married me only for the red passport was hell.  What else could it have been?

My mother told me I would grow to love him.  Grow to love a man who raped me?  Grow to love a man who raped me so violently one night that the next day I ended up in hospital?


In Support of True Feminism

By Ellen

Third wave feminists … are turning a blind eye to the atrocities going on in the Middle East and Europe.

I have been learning and reading about the impact of Sharia law in both the East and the West. The level of misogyny in various cultures and religions, particularly Islam, is appalling. With the recent influx of unvetted migrants from the Middle East into Europe and North America, the western world is crumbling economically and safety cannot be guaranteed. The reason I felt compelled to write about this topic is because facilitating it is what’s causing women, native and foreign alike, to suffer indefinitely.

The thing is, these atrocities to women are not limited to women living in the Middle East.


Fozia Rashid: UK Select Committee Inquiry into Sharia Courts is a Sham

MARIAS supporter, Fozia Rashid: Influence of Sharia is growing across UK & Western countries.

“… why would a non-Islamic country continue to allow these illegal (Sharia) courts to operate alongside the British legal system?”

Every 7 seconds a girl under 16 is forced into marriage… 16 years ago I was that girl, forced
into marriage, literally at gunpoint, by my uncle in Kashmir.

The attitude of the British Government now is exactly what it was 16 years ago.
They say Sharia has no basis in English law, so there’s no need to declare it illegal.
In which case how did what happened to me … actually happen?

After my forced marriage, on returning to the UK, immigration services told me that if my
marriage was not registered in this country, it would not be valid. It was never registered.
And yet after a long fight against the UK legal system, including my own solicitor, at the age
of 21 I had no choice but to accept a divorce through the UK courts. This was despite my
attempts to get the marriage annulled, as it should have been.

Therefore, in this instance, Sharia clearly took precedence over UK law.