London’s Holy Turf War

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Over the last year a quasi-religious turf war has sprung up on the streets of London. Young radicalised Muslim patrols are enforcing Shariah law in the capital. In reaction, far right Christian Patrols are also taking the law into their own hands.

Since the Woolwich killing, anti-Muslim rhetoric as been at an all time high, and the right-wing Christian Patrols are only exacerbating the rising tensions.

These two marginalised but potentially dangerous London subcultures believe that society has failed their communities enough that they are now taking to the streets to implement or defend their ways of life, according to their opposing politicised and religious ideologies.

The irony being that while their shared aggressive approach has resulted in media coverage and media panic, they ultimately are responsible for and justify each other’s existence.

Alex Miller meets the leaders and footsoldiers in Britain’s holy street patrols, the Anjem Choudary’s followers Muslim Patrol and Paul Golding of Britain First’s Christian Patrol, in the same area he lives and works, to find out just how effective their operations are, and how genuine their belief is in the battle for East London’s streets.

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  1. i did not realise these people literally go to the streets and push for sharia law in britain. that is so messed up. as a muslim i wholeheartedly and completely condem them and only hope I am not associated to be a part of them.

  2. Hope these muslims die they would never defeat britain and its allies
    P.s not talking about all muslims o

  3. The funny thing is these sand monkey fuckers don’t even know that prostitution is legal within the UK

  4. Maybe this is payback for all the countries Britain has colonized, all the on going conflicts between other countries cause of the involvement of Britain and the multiple genocides caused caused by European colonization throughout history

  5. christian country plz weak up.and protect ur people and protect ur country from redical muslim.otherwise your next generation will suffer….

  6. People seem not to know the difference between radical Islam and normal muslims that don't force their ideas on everyone. The radicals need to be dealt with. They are the ones spreading hate. All the anti-rascist who try to shame the people pointing out the radicals are idiots. They are useful idiots.

  7. If you need sharia, go to Saudi Arabia, iran, syria, pakistan……. Why are you disturbing the innocent people? Has God given you the contract to implement sharia in civilized societies??????

  8. time to go home, the good times are over. we will not tolerate your ignorance or disrespect anymore.

  9. As a non English British person, i find this funny.

    I hope the Muslim radicals and Britain first kill each other, both are jobless yokels with nothing to do.

  10. What have muslim contributed to England? I mean at least Black people contribute to the police force, military and sports but what have muslim.
    (Btw i'm not saying muslim is a race)

  11. The brits are the pedophiles? Here I thought it was the Quran that allowed 40 year olds to marry a 4 year old child.

  12. These guys are extreme, they are creating chaos in the community.
    These guys do what exactly what extremists do, take things out of context without proper research. If they have chosen to live in Great Britain they must obey its laws, unless the law is telling them to do something which is bad, evil, or sinful. I'm not aware of a law in Great Britain that "Forces" muslims to do something which is bad, evil, or sinful (Not a British law expert). Muslims must adhere to the laws of any country they live in, whether in the west or the east, as long as the law is not in contradiction with one’s religion. Truly sad to see such misguidance in the Muslim community.

    Glorious Quran————————————————————————————————————————–
    "Fulfill the covenant of Allah when you have taken it, and do not break oaths after their confirmation while you have made Allah a witness over you. Verily, Allah knows what you do."

    Surah An-Nahl 16:91
    It is forbidden for a Muslim to betray anyone to whom he has given a pledge of security or a promise. Treachery is an enormous sin which results in severe punishment and humiliation in the Hereafter.

  13. I'm Muslim and I don't get these Muslim men who's asking to implement sharia in the UK, you don't bloody come to uk and ask to them the change the system to sharia you don't even have sharia law in Muslim countries what the hell is wrong with them just go back to your own country and ask for sharia what they doing is so stupid, british people don't even know what Shariah is and you asking them to accept it?

  14. what made England is the British people if this people took over england you will find England like any Asian country, so if you don't like it go the hell back to your own country.

  15. Why is it that religion with no tangible evidence divides us. We are the same species and yet it all boils down to 2 things. Money and religion. Until which ever deity exists presents themselves before the human race, the small minded populous needs to grow up

  16. Ha ha ha.. just wait to see ISIS in your streets soon.. unless brits take head on with this muslim scums..
    Throw porkis out first

  17. Regarding Islamic terroists and extremists

    "They're the kind of people you approach with an AR 15 and a pound of bacon"

    – Hunter Avallone

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