Islamophobia

Angered by Manchester? That’s racist!

There isn’t much that is more frustrating than the desperate scrambling, post the latest Islamist terrorist attack, for commentators and social media …

Racism

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, …

Good News

What Is Islamophobia And What Are The Reasons Behind It?

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

Jasmin Zine: Let's worry more about violent Islamophobes—and less about writers who fear being called 'Islamophobic'

When I read Barbara’s Kay’s column about me, it was with a mixture of anger, frustration and a heavy heart. I came upon it as I was about to board a …

Islam

Audio recordings from Alberta hotline expose what Islamophobia sounds like

Muslim council says it released audio of messages to put to rest popular myths<p>The group that runs an Islamophobia hotline in Alberta has released …

Islam

My father was murdered by a terrorist weeks before Lee Rigby. You've probably never heard of him

Four years ago, my 82-year-old father, Mohammed Saleem, was walking home from the mosque in Small Heath, Birmingham, down the road he had lived on …

Marine Le Pen

1,035% Increase in Anti-Muslim Incidents in Trump's First 100 Days

World Religion News<p>1,035% Increase in Anti-Muslim Incidents in Trump’s First 100 Days<p>Posted by Corey Barnett<p>Fibonacci Blue is licensed under CC BY 2.0<p>…

Islam

President Erdogan slams European "Islamophobia" after human rights criticism

Turkish president Recep Tayyip Erdogan accused European critics of “Islamophobia” on Tuesday, rejecting new criticism of his human rights …

World News

San Diego schools defend effort to fight Islamophobia

SAN DIEGO (AP) — One of the nation's largest school districts is defending its campaign to fight Islamophobia and promote understanding of Muslim culture against critics who say it is favoring a religion.<p>Kevin Beiser, vice president of the San Diego Unified School District board, said Tuesday that …

Education

French Officer Killed In Terrorist Attack Honored With Ceremony

The French officer that was killed in Paris, by Islamic extremists, was honored with a ceremony. Maria Le Pen and Emmanuel Macron were both at the event.

Terrorism

Check out these EXCLUSIVE stills from Salman Khan's Tubelight inside!

Salman Khan's Tubelight's first cut is ready and the makers are already happy with it. Salim Khan has loved the film and called it 'beautiful'. Now, …

Islam

Sadiq Khan launches new specialist police unit to tackle online hate crime

The Mayor of London, Sadiq Khan, has launched a new police unit to help tackle online hate crime.<p>The Metropolitan Police unit, the first of its kind …

Islam

Ukip accused of ‘full-throttled Islamophobia’ after ‘integration policy’ launch

Ukip has been accused of descending into “full-throttled Islamophobia” after an “integration policy” launch which included “horrifically heavy …

UK News

French Creatives Urge Anti-Extremism Vote

An image from Rabih Kayrouz’s Instagram page.<p>An image from Rabih Kayrouz’s Instagram page.<p>An image from Nathalie Rykiel’s Instagram page.<p>An image …

Instagram

UKIP leader comes under fire for niqab manifesto ban

Paul Nuttal, the leader of UKIP has said that his party will be calling for the banning of the full face-veil or niqab in their election …

Islam

Note or warning? Salman Khan's message for the young generation is ON POINT!

There's no doubt about the fact that Salman Khan is the reigning box office czar in Bollywood today. In fact, the majority of the business today …

Islam

'Constitution gives us sanctity': Asaduddin Owaisi slams Ravi Shankar Prasad for his comment on Muslims

All India Majlis-e-Ittehadul Muslimeen (AIMIM) president Asaduddin Owaisi has termed as 'unfortunate' the statement of Union Minister Ravi Shankar …

Bollywood

Muslim teenager wins right to wear hijab in boxing competitions

Teenager Amaiya Zafar has won a major battle for Muslim women in boxing earlier this month.<p>Sixteen-year-old Zafar, who hopes to box at the Olympics …

Boxing

The Sun prints apology for Kelvin MacKenzie column on Ross Barkley

Former editor, who compared mixed-race Everton footballer to a gorilla, was suspended by newspaper<p>The Sun has published an apology to Ross Barkley after their columnist Kelvin MacKenzie compared the Everton footballer, who is mixed-race, to a gorilla.<p>MacKenzie, a former Sun editor, wrote the column …

Ross Barkley

After receiving death threats, imam vows to fight extremism, and opens up about his own brush with it

Print<p>MISSISSAUGA — The photo emailed to Ibrahim Hindy showed five men hanging by their necks. “Islamic wind chimes,” the email read. Around the same …

Canadian News

Paris attacks: Britain First's Paul Golding mistakenly tweets 2009 Pak cricket video to show Muslims celebrating

Paul Golding, the leader of Britain First, a far-right and British nationalist political party, has been slammed after posting a video on Twitter …

France

Whitehorse Daily Star: ‘The families are grieving and the community is grieving’

Whitehorse RCMP are investigating two deaths in the McIntyre subdivision and a suspicious death in Riverdale.<p>The RCMP confirmed Thursday afternoon …

Canadian News

Global Entry Passengers Swept Up In Trump’s Travel Ban - Bloomberg

U.S. Customs and Border Protection revoked the enrollment of people in the Global Entry program and other U.S. “trusted traveler” categories as part …

Government

U.S. Customs Revoked Global Entry for Some Muslim Americans

U.S. Customs and Border Protection revoked the enrollment of people in the Global Entry program and other U.S. “trusted traveler” categories as part …

Immigration Law

The revealing thing Trump’s tweets about terrorist attacks have in common

The president only weighs in when violence reinforce his Islamophobic rhetoric.<p>In the wake of a shooting in Paris late Thursday, President Trump …

Terrorism

Investigation into conduct of judge who ordered woman to remove hijab suspended

'Have a hearing,' urges 1 of 28 complainants after Judge Eliana Marengo challenges Council of Magistrature<p>More than two years after dozens of …

Canada

Congress expels Barkha Shukla Singh a day after she said that Rahul Gandhi was ‘mentally unfit’

Barkha Shukla Singh has been barred for six years for anti-party activities.<p>Barkha Shukla Singh, former chief of the Delhi Mahila Congress, was …

Rahul Gandhi

This Video of 'Muslims Celebrating the Paris Terror Attack' Is Totally Fake

Last night, Paris was struck yet again by a terror attack, killing a police officer and has leaving two other people critically injured. But if you …

Terrorism

'I just got that sick feeling': Edmonton man lauded for covering anti-Muslim graffiti

It only took a couple of minutes for Tyler Johnstone to realize he had to turn around.<p>Driving on Highway 16 just outside the gates of Jasper National …

British Columbia

Babri Masjid case: LK Advani did not incite karsevaks, I did, says former BJP MLA Ram Vilas Vedanti

The former Pratapgarh MLA said the veteran leader and other saffron party people had tried to ‘calm’ the Vishwa Hindu Parishad activists.<p>Former …