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Halal hysteria: Mehdi Hasan Written by The behalal team for Behalal.org work Home Industry News UK & World

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16/5/12 www.newstatesman.com

The British “debate” about meat, animal cruelty and ritual slaughter has become a proxy for deep fears about Muslims in our midst

Halal hysteria
LAURENT VAUTRIN/LE CARTON/PICTURETANK

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UK: Leading vet criticises ritual slaughter of animals Written by The behalal team for Animal welfare Behalal.org work Campaign Home Industry News UK & World

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6/5/12 www.bbc.co.uk

Halal abattoir in Oudeschoot, Netherlands

Prof Reilly says if there is no alternative to non-stun slaughter, then it ought to be kept to a minimum

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Europe’s Muslims and Jews Unite to Fight Food-Labeling Proposal Written by The behalal team for Behalal.org work Campaign Home Industry News UK & World

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Written by Benjamin Peim  theMedia Line.org
Published Wednesday, December 29, 2010

Law would require warning about inhumane slaughter used in halal and kosher meat

Muslim and Jewish organizations in Europe are putting aside differences over the Middle East conflict to team up against a proposal by European Union (EU) lawmakers that would require ritually slaughtered meat to carry a label warning consumers about inhumane treatment to animals.

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Guardian: Halal meat: the truth Most animals are stunned before having their throats slit, just like in mainstream food production Written by The behalal team for Behalal.org work Industry Industry News UK & World

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By Homa Khaleeli

guardian.co.uk, Monday 20 September 2010

Halal food is everywhere. According to recent news reports, it might have been “secretly” snuck into your sandwich at a football match or fed to your “unwitting” child in their school dinner. It’s also found in hospital canteens, pubs and sporting venues. But what is this frightening food that the Mail on Sunday proclaims is being “prepared in accordance with Sharia law”?

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