Islamophobia

By Peace Forum سلام فورم | After 9/11 it is trendy to blame Islam for all the ills done by few heretics who are even rejected by the mainstream Islam. The questions raised by people/ groups with anti Islam bias have been answered at "Anti Islam FAQ-99". A voluntary, e-Forum, for ethical and spiritual peace, to remove misconceptions resulting in Islamophobia, through conceptual insight to Islam, Christianity and Judaism in the light of Holy Scriptures and prevalent environments: http://islamphobia.wordpress.com

Humanity, Knowledge, Religion, Culture, Tolerance, Peace

The world is in turmoil; mass killing, genocide, ethnic cleansing, occupation of Muslim lands for natural resources, oppression, expulsions, …

Islam

Saudi promise of ‘moderate Islam’ shifts power سعودی عرب میں تبدیلی

The man who may soon be king of Saudi Arabia is charting a new, more modern course for a country so conservative that for decades there were no …

Rohingya crisis: Born into chaos

The ongoing Rohingya refugee crisis in Bangladesh has not only brought forward stories of death and desperation, but also of hope and survival.<p>The BBC first met Roshida when she was heavily pregnant, and have been following her story as she faces the daily struggle to keep her newborn son alive.

Rohingya

The Myth about the “aggressive Muslim”

<b>Hatred against Jews and hatred against Muslims have a lot in common. One thing in particular is that throughout history Jews and Muslims have been</b> …

European History

Learning about religion is crucial to a balanced education

Who needs religious education? It’s all myths and legends – about virgins giving birth, and a snake in a garden, right? Irrelevant in today’s society. Best avoided – or at least, sidelined as much as possible.<p>Whether deliberate or not, this is what appears to be happening in secondary schools, …

Education

The legalization of Islamophobia is underway in the United States

Just a few days after 9/11, then-president George W. Bush delivered a compassionate address to America’s “Muslim brothers and sisters”: “These acts of violence against innocents violate the fundamental tenets of the Islamic faith,” he said, “and it’s important for my fellow Americans to understand …

Islamophobia is not colour blind: Paradkar

This week, the House of Commons heritage committee enters the second phase of M-103, the motion to combat Islamophobia, and begins a study on …

World reacts to Trump's new strategy on Afghan war

India, UK and NATO express support for US president's policy, but Pakistan, China and Russia offer little enthusiasm.<p>Politicians from across the world have reacted to US President Donald Trump's new strategy for the war in Afghanistan.<p>Trump on Monday committed the United States to an open-ended …

Afghanistan

Muslim woman wins $85,000 lawsuit after having hijab removed by police in California

The Independent: Muslim woman wins $85,000 lawsuit after having hijab removed by police in California. http://google.com/newsstand/s/CBIw-8eP3zU

Hijab

Pauline Hanson’s Burqa Stunt Draws Powerful Rebuke

Pauline Hanson

'She Has Sought to Mock' Islam: Australian Senator Rebuked For Burqa Stunt

Australian far-right Senator Pauline Hanson donned a burqa in Parliament on Thursday in her bid to ban the full-body garment worn by some Muslim …

Opinion: 'The Muslims are coming!' Why Islamophobia is so dangerous

Imran Awan is deputy director of the Centre for Applied Criminology at Birmingham City University. He is co-editor of "Policing cyber hate, cyber …

Why Islam Is The World's Fastest-Growing Religion

Support the news<p>While the global population is expected to grow 32 percent by 2060, the number of Muslims is expected to grow 70 percent, according …

Atheism

Man leaves Jesus painting outside mosque in possible hate crime — unaware Muslims love Jesus, too

The Nassau County Police Department is investigating a possible hate crime where an unidentified person left a large painting of Jesus hanging on a …

Indian Muslims struggling with low literacy: 200 schools, 25 colleges suggested to battle education woes

As per the 2011 Census, the literacy rate of Muslims stand at 68.53 per cent, the lowest among all minority communities and less than the national …

Education

India a country for Muslims no more

Last week fifteen-year-old Junaid was travelling back home with his three brothers on a train after completing some Eid shopping in the Indian …

As India’s Muslims are lynched, Modi keeps silent – The Washington Post

On June 23, three days before India celebrated Eid, 15-year-old Junaid Khan was stabbed to death by a group of men aboard a train. He was going home …

Aug 2, 2016 - In that sense, then, Indian Muslims certainly are a minority, particularly when one considers the growing influence of Hindu right-wing forces ..

I am agnostic and entirely non-religious; I do not self-identify with any religion and leave the required column blank in application forms. I …

Islamophobia

https://beta.theglobeandmail.com/opinion/we-must-define-islamophobia-by-what-it-truly-is/article36513056/<p>https://qz.com/1074415/anti-sharia-bills-expl …

Islamophobia

How to maintain, or even improve, your memory as you age

As you age, some slowdown in memory and processing is to be expected. That can mean a forgotten birthday, an accidentally retold story, a temporarily misplaced wallet.<p>Such run-of-the-mill forgetfulness may increase over the years but is usually not — as you may fear — a sign that you’re on the road …

Tai Chi

Trump Softens Tone on Islam but Calls for Purge of ‘Foot Soldiers of Evil’

RIYADH, Saudi Arabia — President Trump on Sunday pivoted away from his strident assessment of Islam as a religion of hatred as he sought to redefine American leadership in the Middle East and rally the Muslim world to join him in a renewed campaign against extremism.<p>Addressing dozens of leaders …

Michael T. Flynn

What should the US' next move be in Afghanistan?

A US decision to boost troop numbers in Afghanistan would be welcome, but there is need for a more robust engagement.<p>Over the next few days, US government agencies with the task of reviewing and assessing the next phase of the military mission in Afghanistan will submit a set of recommendations …

Vox Voxplains Radical Islam As No Threat To Americans Or The West

Will Wilkinson at Vox wants to warn us about the strange men influencing President Trump’s White House and pushing for the Muslim ban. But instead of …

Islamic Fundamentalism

Four Muslim women ‘punched in the face’ in Islamophobic attacks near UTS Ultimo

http://www.smh.com.au/nsw/four-muslim-women-punched-in-the-face-in-islamophobia-attacks-near-uts-ultimo-20170511-gw2pvy.html

Muslim Women

Muslims Are the Main Victims of Terrorism

<b>Muslims are victims of radical Islamic terrorism. As a matter of fact most victims of this terror are Muslims. Many more Muslims worldwide die from</b> …

Terrorism

A Trajectory of Manumission: Examining the Issue of Slavery in Islam

<i>By Nathaniel Mathews Originally published on Sapelo Square</i>A number of years ago I gave a lecture on Swahili coast history to a group of educators and …

Slavery

Denmark bans six 'hate preachers' from entering the country

COPENHAGEN (Reuters) - Denmark on Tuesday banned five Islamic clerics and an American evangelical Christian pastor from entering the country, calling them “hate preachers” who posed threats to public order.<p>The move came amidst a public backlash in Denmark against Islam in the wake of Islamist …

Copenhagen

فَلَوْلَا كَانَ مِنَ الْقُرُونِ مِن قَبْلِكُمْ أُولُو بَقِيَّةٍ يَنْهَوْنَ عَنِ الْفَسَادِ فِي الْأَرْضِ إِلَّا قَلِيلًا مِّمَّنْ أَنجَيْنَا مِنْهُمْ ۗ وَاتَّبَعَ الَّذِينَ ظَلَمُوا مَا أُتْرِفُوا فِيهِ وَكَانُوا مُجْرِمِينَ ﴿١١٦﴾ وَمَا كَانَ رَبُّكَ لِيُهْلِكَ الْقُرَىٰ بِظُلْمٍ وَأَهْلُهَا مُصْلِحُونَ ﴿١١٧﴾ Why, then, were there not among the generations before you upright men who would speak out against the [spread of] corruption on earth -- except for the few whom We saved? But the wrongdoers pursued their worldly pleasures and thus became guilty. (116) Your Lord would never unjustly destroy communities while their people were trying to reform. (Quran: 11:117) Salaamforum.blogspot.com سلام فورم Facebook.com/AftabKhan.page

Causes of conflict between Islam and the USA , West

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