A national demonstration has been called in
Since his release from Guantanamo he has campaigned for the rights of detainees and against rendition and torture.
Moazzam was one of four people detained yesterday, Tuesday. Police raided his home in Hall Green,
Cage, the campaigning organisation he runs, said, “Moazzam has been very open about his international travel and his objectives, including importantly exposing British complicity in rendition and torture.
“The timing of Moazzam’s arrest given his travel to
Moazzam, who was detained in
Campaigning against police raids on Muslims in 2006, he told Socialist Worker, “I know what it’s like to have someone smash their way into your house and put a gun to your head. It is one step away from being shot. I felt very strongly on a personal level, but also more generally about the role of the police.”
A three-day political festival