Thursday, January 24, 2019
Man calls for boycott after seeing word ‘Allah’ on tissue
A man who opened a packet of toilet tissue says to have seen the word ‘Allah’ in Arabic written on it.
2019/1/19 - 17:30
Mosque in western Germany vandalized with racist slurs
Unknown attackers write racist slogans, draw star of David on a mosque wall in western Duisburg city. In recent years, Germany has seen growing Islamophobia and hatred of migrants triggered by propaganda from far-right and populist parties.
2018/12/31 - 21:30
Bullying, Islamophobia: How to address challenges facing young Muslims
“I don’t feel safe at school. Sometimes I say to my dad, ‘I don’t want to go to school anymore.’”
2018/12/19 - 04:00
Anti-Muslim attacks becoming more violent in Germany, report says
The number of attacks on Muslims and Muslim institutions in Germany has been around ۵۷۰ this year, lower than in ۲۰۱۷. However, the number of people who were injured in anti-Muslim attacks has increased, compared to ۲۰۱۷, according to German media.
2018/12/14 - 15:00
Islamophobia and media stigma have real effects on Muslim mothers
Negative portrayals of Islam and Muslims are everywhere. You don't have to look far to find stigmatising, offensive and biased news reports – all of which significantly impact how Muslims generally see the world they live in. What all this shows is that there is a real risk of depriving Muslim women access to the care they need. Muslim women need to feel safe to express their needs in health environments.
2018/12/10 - 23:00
Erdoğan praises Maduro for building bridge with Islamic world
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Monday praised his Venezuelan counterpart Nicolas Maduro for attending attending the extraordinary summit of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) on Jerusalem in May, noting his efforts in building a bridge with the Islamic world at a time of heightened Islamophobia were invaluable, Haberler news site reported.
2018/12/4 - 18:00
British Muslim organisations rally for proposed definition of Islamophobia
Muslim organisations across the UK are calling on political party leaders to adopt the definition of Islamophobia. This call comes after over ۷۰ academics publicly endorsed the definition proposed by the APPG.
2018/12/2 - 20:00
Parliamentary group in UK defines Islamophobia
The All Party Parliamentary Group on British Muslims has published a report outlining the definition of Islamophobia which has been endorsed by MPs, community activists, and inter-faith organizations.
2018/12/1 - 18:00
Islamophobia driving belief in myths about Muslims in British society, MPs say
Harmful myths and lies about Muslims are now believed by a large section of the UK's population, contributing to discrimination across employment, housing, the criminal justice system and other areas of public life, a new report by MPs has found.
2018/11/28 - 14:00
Belgian independent deputy Özdemir: Europe continues to bar the representation of Muslim women
The acceptance of Muslims, especially Muslim women, in politics or in the higher layers of the social sphere is still a problem in Europe and they, as the largest non-Christian minority population, are forced to deal with this, said Mahinur Özdemir, an independent lawmaker in Belgium
2018/11/12 - 22:30