Letters to Editors
The Media Desk contributes local, national and international news articles for the website and also focuses on news content of the Muslim world. etters commenting on broad issues are also regularly sent to the editors of newspapers Below are a few letters which were sent by the Media Desk and published in newspapers. Bias and negative reporting against Islam has become a very real phenomenon in the media, especially in the international press.
The Darul Ihsan Media Desk primarily monitors the media for Islamaphobic (anti-Islamic) comments and anti-Islamic sentiments made in the mainstream media and interacts positively with media portals conveying the Islamic perspective.
In the recent Portfolio Committee meeting of the Department of Social Development, officials were rebuked by all political parties of their failure to deliver much-needed food parcels (for which the Department forked out R 25 million) to the needy during the lockdown.
The opinion piece “Outrage grows over Israel comments” and the comment “The ANC stands side by side with the people of Palestine” (The Mercury June 30) refer.