Islam

Trump 'banned' from visiting London borough

British Prime Minister Theresa May condemned President Donald Trump after Trump retweeted several anti-Muslim videos posted by a British far-right …

Cleveland

Agra: Muslim clerics call Modis triple talaq bill an interference with Islamic laws

Highlights<p><i>1</i><p>Muslim clerics are coming out openly against the triple talaq bill.<p><i>2</i><p>They claim that it is an interference with the Islamic law.<p><i>3</i><p>They say …

Islamophobia

Le Pen, Wilders to meet European far-right leaders amid protests

Europe’s far-right leaders including Marine Le Pen and Geert Wilders will gather for a controversial conference in Prague on Saturday held under …

Geert Wilders

The BJP Should Stop Assuming Hindus are Communal

The overwhelming majority of India’s Hindus have repeatedly shown that they are not willing to be swayed by anti-Muslim sentiments.<p>In the first week …

India

The Very Best Photos That Sum Up All That Happened in 2017

Now that 2017 is finally drawing to a close, it's tough to remember all that has happened during what feels like one of the wildest, longest years in …

Black Lives Matter

TVA apologizes for mosque story, says it will investigate 'journalistic process'

Less than 24 hours after saying a controversial and since debunked report on a mosque banning women from a nearby construction site was “well-founded …

Quebec

Canada's spy agency settles lawsuit over alleged racist and homophobic bullying

Details of the settlement were kept confidential after five employees claimed ‘discriminatory behavior has become the accepted culture’ at the agency<p>Canada’s spy service has settled a C$35m lawsuit launched by five employees who alleged they suffered years of bullying in a workplace rife with …

Canadian News

Watch a pro-Trump network call the Alabama election for Moore, “by a large margin” - Salon.com

The senate victory of Doug Jones over Roy Moore in Alabama Tuesday night was close, but by 11 P.M., almost all news outlets had called the election for the Democrat. Almost all, that is, except for One America News Network (OANN).<p>On election night, OANN incorrectly announced that Moore won the race …

U.S. Politics

Long History of Hypocrisy about Jerusalem

<b>Running for presidenct in 2008, Barack Obama called Jerusalem the "capital of Israel." In one of his last acts in office, he engineered a UN Security</b> …

Israel

For how long can Indian and Pakistani Muslims resist the Saudi influence?

The two-way traffic of the nineteenth century, when Muslim scholars of South Asia and the Middle East—including clerics of Mecca and Medina—were in a conversation, is something of the past.<p>Indeed, as shown by Ayesha Sidiqqa, the “madrasa system in Pakistan now represents a one-way traffic in which …

Nawaz Sharif

Ugly underbelly of Muslim suburb

Muhammad Nazir, 71, and Sayed Alam, 25, are teasing their friend Michael Chinappa about taking him to a nightclub to meet women, as the embarrassed …

Pauline Hanson

Israeli flag burning prompts German Foreign Minister Sigmar Gabriel to back outlawing it

Gabriel has said that Germany has a special role in fighting anti-Semitism. While official statistics attribute most such crimes to right-wing …

World News

Religious freedom review appointee has argued for limited sharia law in Australia

Prof Nicholas Aroney, who has said religious freedom should include right to practise sharia law within limits, appointed to Phillip Ruddock-led review<p>The Turnbull government has appointed an academic who has argued that recognising religious freedom should include acceptance of a limited form of …

Law (UK)

Faith leaders say Trump’s anti-Muslim tweets violate constitutional protections

President Trump’s recent tweets featuring inflammatory anti-Muslim videos have figured prominently in legal challenges to the administration’s latest travel ban on certain citizens of eight countries.<p>The president’s sharing of the three videos posted by a far-right British activist also raised …

Islamophobia

Should Pamela Geller be allowed to speak in Toronto?

“Hitler was inspired by Islam,” according to Pamela Geller. As if this “alternative fact” was not outrageous enough, the woman dubbed by hate …

British Philosophy

The VICE Morning Bulletin

Lawmaker accused of molesting teen girl dead from apparent suicide, House and Senate have tentative deal on tax bill, Russell Simmons accused of rape by several women, and more.<p><i>Everything you need to know about the world this morning, curated by VICE.</i><p>US News<p><b>Lawmaker Dies in Apparent Suicide After</b> …

Colin Jost

Man Killed a Muslim Worker, Burned His Body and Filmed it to Raise Money and 'Become a Hindu Hero'

A Hindu man got his 12-year-old nephew to film him killing a Muslim laborer in India, in an attempt to raise funds for his anti-Islam camapign, …

Extremism

Donald Trump: Shock Alabama result is another twist in the daily drama of The Trump Show

In this week's exciting episode of "Expect the unexpected", the Democrats pulled off a surprise victory in the special Senate election in Alabama, …

Donald Trump

The UK's Far Right Is Amped About Trump's Upcoming Visit

A confusing mixture of right-wingers want to welcome the fascist-sympathiser in chief.<p><i>This article originally appeared on VICE UK</i>.<p>Donald Trump’s visit to the UK could spur the largest public demonstrations in decades. Protests against the US president's visit are expected to be huge, at least on …

Donald Trump

Majority Minority: All eyes on Bilal, a hijab-clad journalist who educates, inspires

Malika Bilal sometimes finds herself in the role of Muslim explainer – even to fellow Muslims who incorrectly assume that she’s a member of the …

Trump Ends the War on Christmas!

It is the high season for fighting back against the “War on Christmas,” a war that doesn’t seem to actually exist. President Trump is determined to …

Liberal View

White People Almost Single-Handedly Elected A Homophobic, Anti-Muslim Accused Child Molester in Roy Moore

Roy Moore said a Muslim shouldn’t be allowed to serve in Congress, believes the last time America was great was when slavery existed and suggested …

Equality

Joe Biden Claims Obama Didn't Have 'A Hint of Scandal' — This List Shows Otherwise

• Obama's first secretary of state created a private email server. Hillary Clinton used the privately owned server instead of her government email …

Conservative View

Donald Trump Roasted By John McCain: Your Fake News Claims ‘Empower Repressive Regimes’

It would be fair to say that President Donald Trump and Senator John McCain are not the closest of friends. Enmity between the two broke out during …

Donald Trump

Britain First leader whom Trump re-tweeted arrested again in Belfast

BELFAST (Reuters) - A leader of a British far-right group, whose anti-Islamic posts were retweeted by U.S. President Donald Trump causing outrage in …

Jayda Fransen

Work Advice: It’s cooold outside. And in this office.

<i>Reader: I have been working for the same company and under the same manager for almost a decade. I have also been going to school part time to earn a professional certification. My manager’s boss recently promoted me because of my experience and my education. I am still under my current manager,</i> …

Lifestyle

Butlins faces legal action over dodgems hijab ban

Man accuses holiday resort of racial and religious discrimination after daughter was barred for health and safety reasons<p>A Muslim man has launched a discrimination case against the holiday company Butlins after his teenage daughter was barred from using the dodgems because she was wearing a …

Religion

Ali, Ayaan Hirsi (1969- ) | The Black Past: Remembered and Reclaimed

Image Ownership: Public Domain<p>Writer and activist Ayaan Hirsi Ali was born in Mogadishu, Somalia on November 13, 1969. Her father, Hirsi Magan Isse, …

Black History

What's News: World-Wide -- WSJ

This article is being republished as part of our daily reproduction of WSJ.com articles that also appeared in the U.S. print edition of The Wall Street Journal (December 14, 2017).<p>House and Senate Republicans reached a deal on the party's competing tax bills. The agreement would set the top …

North Korea

Women Around the World: This Week

Welcome to “Women Around the World: This Week,” a series that highlights noteworthy news related to women and U.S. foreign policy. This post, …

International Relations