Islamophobia

China’s new policy tracking Muslims’ phones adds to rise in global Islamophobia

Citizens in Xinjiang, a Muslim-majority province, are being forced to install a mobile surveillance app or risk a 10-day jail sentence.<p>The Chinese …

Liberal POV

How The Muslim Ban Legalized Islamophobia

20% of American muslims plan to leave US<p>I met an American six-grader who wanted to leave the United States.<p>I was speaking about fighting Islamophobia in a Columbus, Ohio mosque earlier this year, when a father pulled me aside, asking me to speak to his son in private.<p>The boy told me he wanted to …

Muslim Ban

Boston to hang 50 posters addressing public harassment, Islamophobia around city

In the next two weeks, the city of Boston will hang 50 posters to address public harassment and Islamophobia.<p>The posters present "A bystander's guide …

Western Massachusetts

Bystanders encouraged to act against Islamophobia in Boston

Posters demonstrating how people can challenge Islamophobic harassment without getting into a direct confrontation with the aggressor are being …

Boston

Impact of Islamophobia on covered women

Currently I am a Muslim student in Australia and I wear a headscarf. One day a stranger approached me on my way to a bus stop and asked in a friendly …

Muslim Women

Five CSIS employees are accusing the spy agency of Islamophobia, racism and homophobia in a $35-million lawsuit

“Careful your Muslim in-laws don’t behead you in your sleep for being homo,” a CSIS manager allegedly wrote in a 2015 email to an intelligence …

Canadian News

OIC Co-Organizes London Forum on Islamophobia, Media - ASHARQ AL

The Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) is co-organizing a forum in London, United Kingdom in mid-July to explore mechanisms for countering …

Middle East

Looking the other way: Our shameful response to attacks on Muslims

Man charged with Muslim girl's killing near Virginia mosque0:59<p>A man accused of killing a teenage Muslim girl appeared in a Virginia court on Monday …

News Corp Australia

Racist anti muslim Pokémon card posters emerge in inner Sydney

Yahoo7 and Agencies<p>A series of racist anti-immigrant posters have emerged around Sydney calling for the deportation of Waleed Aly, Yassmin …

Islam

Groups in NC Fight Islamaphobia with Education

Groups in NC Fight Islamaphobia with Education RALEIGH, N.C. – With incidences of violence against Muslims occurring in some parts of the country, …

Social Justice

Islamophobia is still raising its ugly head in Australia

The existence and scale of Islamophobia in Australia has been hotly debated. While Muslims insist it is real and of significant scale, it has been …

Extremism

Islamophobia: Australians intervene only 25 per cent of the time

New research showing Australians are hesitant to intervene in Islamophobic attacks proves racism against Muslims has been “normalised” and people …

Australian Universities

Australians unlikely to intervene in Islamophobic attacks

A report from the Islamic Sciences and Research Academy of Australia and the Diversity Council Australia shows high rates of complacency around …

New South Wales

Not a ‘Muslims Are Like Us’ Poem: Watch This Girl Challenge Our Understanding of Islamophobia

It feels like every day, Muslims around the world have to defend their faith. They have to differentiate themselves from the extremists and have to …

Poetry

We still don't know how Trump got that wrestling GIF

<b>(CNN) —</b> On Tuesday, a Reddit user admitted he had created an anti-CNN GIF tweeted by President Donald Trump over the weekend.<p>He apologized for the video that was seen to condone violence against journalists as well as his anti-Semitic, racist and anti Muslim postings. His apology came after CNN's …

Donald Trump

Are These Millennial Entrepreneurs the Cure for Islamophobia?

Take a moment to think: when you hear ‘Muslim’, where does your mind wander off to? What do you see when you search ‘Muslim’ on Google? Men with long beards, women covered in black burkas, pictures of explosions... somehow, even with a population of nearly 2 billion people, it feels like the Muslim …

Islam

Republicans think the travel ban is about security; Democrats think it’s about Islamophobia

And then there are the people who think “banning Muslims” and “protecting America” are two sides of the same coin.<p>Americans are more or less split along partisan lines about the court battle over President Trump’s travel ban, according to a new poll released Tuesday by AP/NORC.<p>The poll found that …

Travel Ban

Reality Check: Is Islamophobia on the rise?

Many Muslim leaders are calling for more to be done to protect their worshippers from hate crimes.<p>For BBC's Reality Check, Mohamed Madi takes a look at the statistics.

On the Rise

Piers Morgan Vigorously Defends Koran Against ‘Islamophobe’ Tommy Robinson

A fiery debate raged on <i>Good Morning Britain</i> between host Piers Morgan and accused “Islamophobe” Tommy Robinson in the wake of the Finsbury Park …

Piers Morgan

No problem with Islamophobia in Britain says UKIP's Hamilton

<b>Britain does not have a problem with Islamophobia and there are no reliable statistics on hate crime, UKIP assembly group leader Neil Hamilton has said.</b><p>Mr Hamilton said the majority of British people are "tolerant and welcoming".<p>His comments come after the Finsbury Park terror attack in London.<p>BBC …

Finsbury Park

Theresa May Wants To Fight Islamophobia in the U.K.? You Must Be Joking.

“There has been far too much tolerance of extremism,” declaimed Theresa May, standing outside Downing Street on Monday morning, “… and that means …

Brexit

Why Theresa May Is Wrong To Suggest That Islamophobia Is A Form Of Extremism

In response to the horrific events in Finsbury Park, Theresa May rightly described the attack as "an evil borne out of hatred and it has devastated a community". In doing so, she captured the outrage that many were feeling.<p>What was interesting however was the way in which she referred to …

Extremism

Too many Canadians don’t recognize the Islamophobia in their country

<b>Editor’s note: The opinions in this article are the author’s, as published by our content partner, and do not necessarily represent the views of MSN</b> …

Racism

Too many Canadians don't recognize the Islamophobia in their country

Despite numerous high-profile incidents and a stream of everyday instances, some Canadians still ignore or deny anti-Muslim hate<p>Only six in 10 …

Racism

Anti-Muslim graffiti is brilliantly amended by kind-hearted good samaritan

There's no place for anything like this.<p>Racism, xenophobia and bigotry have existed since the dawn of time but it never gets any less shocking to see …

Good Samaritans

‘Islamophobia’ as Murder Weapon

PJ MEDIA, BY ROGER L SIMON, JUNE 5, 2017: If you’re looking for what’s behind the killing and wounding of all those people in London last Saturday …

Islam

Security agencies annoyed by Abbott's Islamophobia comments

Tony Abbott's tacit endorsement of "Islamophobia" this week has annoyed security officials who believe such comments only make it harder to thwart …

Tony Abbott

This Muslim Teen Is Fighting Islamophobia By Inviting Strangers Into Her Home For Dinner

"It's important that we take a stand for ourselves and inform people about why they're wrong about us."<p>California high school student Yusra Rafeeqi, …

What Is Islamophobia And What Are The Reasons Behind It? | International Business Times

With the rise of Donald Trump to the U.S. presidency and with several right-wing European politicians making headlines in recent months, focus has …

Islam

Teen Invites Strangers To Dine With Her Muslim Family To Fight Islamophobia

"By the end, we were just a bunch of friends laughing together," a guest said. "Food has a magical way of doing that.”<p>California teen Yusra Rafeeqi isn’t old enough to vote. She couldn’t do anything to influence the outcome of the 2016 presidential election, but the high school sophomore is doing …

Islam