Wednesday, January 23, 2019
Attack on Muslim women at Dallas as possible hate crime
Police are investigating an alleged weekend attack on a Muslim woman and her daughter at Reunion Tower as a possible hate crime. / The woman replied, "Oh yeah, that's why you wear that dirt rag on your head."
2019/1/5 - 16:30
New exhibition explores notions of 'halal' and 'haram' through art
Following the success of last year's art exhibition, Sisters in Islam are back with its second SISArt series, this time exploring two concepts under Islamic jurisprudence, halal and haram in Malaysia. Halal Haram runs until November ۱۲ at Cult Gallery in Kuala Lumpur.
2018/11/3 - 13:59
Muslim woman in Hawaii claims license renewal discrimination
The American Civil Liberties Union of Hawaii says driver's licensing officials discriminated against a Muslim woman who wears a hijab.
2018/10/10 - 14:30
Settlement agreement in hijab lawsuit reached in California
Settlement terms have been reached in a federal lawsuit against the Ventura County Sheriff's Office concerning a Muslim woman whose head scarf was removed while she was in custody, officials announced Monday.
2018/10/2 - 21:00
Muslim mum made to 'feel like terrorist' and 'humiliated' by bus driver
A First bus driver left a Muslim woman feeling ‘embarrassed and humiliated’ after telling her to remove her face veil.
2018/8/10 - 21:15
Unique project to fight against Islamophobia in Australia
Last month, the Islamophobia in Australia report suggests that there is a lack of knowledge about Islam, and Muslim community members share an equal responsibility in countering Islamophobia in the country.
2017/11/15 - 06:35
Muslim Woman Brutally Attacked by a white male in Ohio
A Muslim woman, as she came to the defense of another woman, was brutally beaten by a white man in Columbus, Ohio.
2017/6/6 - 13:04
EU court rules workplace headscarf ban, legal
European companies can ban employees from wearing religious or political symbols including the Islamic headscarf, the EU’s top court ruled Tuesday in a controversial case. The company introduced a formal ban. Achbita was dismissed and she went to court accusing the company of discrimination.
2017/3/14 - 16:34
Ban on hijab ended Muslim Woman basketball player’s career
Bilqis Abdul-Qaadir, a former college basketball player is unsure if she will — or even wants — to play basketball again.
2017/3/12 - 12:10
Muslim Woman Researcher in NASA Launches Space Program
The first and only Indian Muslim woman in NASA aims for the stars through her space outreach program designed to inspire students for space research work. “The initiative will focus on space outreach and education and is a platform to encourage, engage and educate all the students,” Karishma told.
2016/12/31 - 10:52