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.
Many South Africans are living below the poverty threshold and many are struggling to make ends meet. The huge unemployment rate is of great concern with no signs of abating, resulting in an aftermath of a host of social problems impacting on the daily lives of many and, of course, a surge in crime.
In their quest to cover news events – particularly in places of crises – media personnel place their lives at great peril.
We have amazing technology today. We can - with satellite technology - not only know or see what’s happening anywhere in the world in an instant and at the instant it’s happening, we also become a part of it as it happens, in our very homes.
It is cause for serious concern that students at 15 universities across the country are embarking on protest action on Wednesday against spiralling fees.