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Sajid Javid: As British Muslims, we must do more than just condemn

Once again, our country has experienced terror. We react to such barbarity by expressing unity and defiant hope, believing that if we stand together terror can be defeated. But with three terrorist attacks in as many months it is time to face some hard truths.

Our excluded need to feel more British, and we can help them

When I was about eight years old I went to see my family GP in Bristol. I wasn’t unwell; I didn’t need medical help — I was there to serve as interpreter for my mum, who, a decade after arriving from Pakistan, could still speak only the most basic English.