Jenny Taylor

An established media professional, academic and writer, she trained with Yorkshire Post Newspapers and became the first race reporter in the Westminster Press Group, disconcertingly finding herself interviewing her heartthrob Cat Stevens, just after he became Yusuf Islam. She has travelled widely seeing the work of civil society organizations all over Asia and Africa at first hand. She is an expert on the connection between faith and culture, on which she has addressed parliamentary and Commonwealth gatherings. Her doctorate is from SOAS in London on Islam and secularization.


David Cameron: Yes, he was right to conflate multiculturalism with terror

by Jenny Taylor - 14th February 2011

Listen here to Jenny Taylor live in discussion with Leicester Islamic Institute’s Dilwar Hussain on BBC Radio Ulster on Sunday.

Muslims mobilise against renewed Megamosque bid

by Jenny Taylor - 12th January 2011

Influential British Muslims are fighting renewed plans for the so-called ‘megamosque’ in Newham, East London.

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The false consciousness of Western civilization

by Jenny Taylor - 2nd December 2010

Jenny Taylor blogged the launch of a controversial new report on ‘Islamophobia’ for the Spectator.

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