Tuesday, October 23, 2018
Meeting about racism, Islamophobia in Canada behind closed doors
The Ottawa government has quietly launched a series of closed-door consultations on the issue of racism, hoping to avoid heated public debates on issues such as Islamophobia and systemic racism.
2018/10/16 - 22:00
Council of Europe hosts multiculturalism conference
Report shows decline in judicial cases involving Islamophobia with substantial rise in non-violent Islamophobic harassment.
2018/10/9 - 12:00
Macron urged to listen to French Muslims on new rules
A number of prominent French Muslim activists said Sunday that President Emmanuel Macron should listen to more Muslim voices before finalizing plans for new rules for Islam in France
2018/10/1 - 17:43
Islamophobia study finds:
'Muslims in Europe facing 'hostility in everyday life
European academics and policy makers came together at the European Parliament in Brussels to launch what they describe as a "toolkit" to tackle Islamophobia across the continent.
2018/9/27 - 18:00
Mosque in North-western Germany vandalized
A mosque in northwestern Germany's Lower Saxony state was attacked early Monday by unidentified assailants who defaced the building with racist slogans and left pork products on the property.
2018/9/11 - 21:00
UK Home Secretary calls Corbyn ‘threat to national security’
UK Home Secretary has called Jeremy Corbyn a "threat to national security" for criticizing Islamophobia and racism in the country.
2018/8/28 - 17:26
Just how welcome are Muslims in Scotland?
Last week saw Muslims across Scotland join the world’s ۱.۸ billion followers of Islam in celebration of Eid al-Adha – the “Festival of Sacrifice” and the second of two Islamic holidays marked globally each year.
2018/8/27 - 02:00
Islamophobia is driving anti-refugee sentiment in Korea
The arrival of ۵۵۰-plus Yemeni asylum seekers on South Korea's Jeju island has sparked protests in Seoul and online. "This fake news about Islam is very provocative. They are saying Muslims are terrorists, sexually abuse and harass people and all this is being shared very openly on social media."
2018/8/14 - 17:00
Insults against Muslim women spike in wake of Boris Johnson comments
Tell Mama has recorded a rise in verbal attacks on women wearing the niqab face veil since Mr Johnson’s remarks were published.
2018/8/13 - 14:15
Boris Johnson's burka comments condemned by Swindon Muslims
COUNCILLORS and residents in Swindon have condemned Boris Johnson for his controversial comments about women who wear full-face veils or the burka.
2018/8/11 - 02:00