Heartlands Academy

Birmingham, West Midlands, United Kingdom

Animal Cruelty

Since I was young, I was fascinated with the creatures of the earth. Each one was special in its own way. From the moles under the ground, to the eagles […]

Who Are We?

Who are you? Do you want to help the world? You want to make peace and love? You want to change the world for the good? Easy! Be yourself. Follow […]


Peace… What does peace mean to you? Well… To me, peace is all about living in harmony. No matter what religion you follow, each religion has one thing in common […]

Say No to racism

Hey, you there! You’d better be reading this as it may benefit you in the long run. The fundamental meaning of racism is the discrimination against, or hostility towards, people […]

What is Peace to Me?

Birmingham is now considered as being the largest multicultural city in Britain. As Muslims, we follow the peaceful and generous path of Prophet Muhammed (PBUH). Now it is time that […]

The Muscles of a Woman

Being a gentleman isn’t only about honouring women of your own culture, it is about accepting woman of all faiths. The role of a woman has nothing to do with […]

A True Muslim

Whether we are black or white, why can’t we be friends? God made everyone different for a reason, wouldn’t it be boring if everyone in the world was the same? […]

Life Lessons

Remember peace always begins with a smile! Making people blissful will improve their mood and, consequently, they will feel peaceful. Moreover, don’t be racist because you will appear malicious. Remember […]

Loving Yourself

Always put a smile on your face. Never be depressed because you know you are the best and always say that to yourself. No one can change you. Know that […]

In the Name of Islam

I am taught to respect the living animals and trees let alone humans. To follow the footsteps of Muhammad (pbuh). Now it is time that others like me show what […]

Postmodern Peace

Anybody who has grown up in the age of computers and a working internet connection has at least once in their life been made to sit through the tale of […]

Rivers of Blood

The crisis continues. It has been over 4 and half years now, and the number of innocent lives taken has reached 250,000. This is only according to reports. But do […]

Gender Equality

In order for there to be peace in our community, women need to be treated equally. There are laws (UK Equality Act 2010, UK Human Rights 1988, UN Convention for […]

TEDx: Jody Williams

Nobel Peace laureate Jody Williams brings tough love to the dream of world peace, and a set of profound stories that zero in on the creative struggle — and sacrifice […]

The Land of Heroes

The streets were full of children, playing, laughing, and exploring life. The bazaar was full of men, persuading you to buy from them. The mosques in the background called people […]

Peace and War

War defines us as who we are, what were capable of, and our cruel way of life. It is inevitable that we must cause harm upon one human being to […]

Multicultural Birmingham

Growing up in Birmingham, Nechells and Handsworth in particular, where peace between different cultures did not exist before, where fights and arguments always arose between members of different cultures, the […]

How did we get here?

Heartlands Academy serves a diverse community. Over three quarters of our students do not speak English as a first language and many of our students have sought refuge in Birmingham from […]