13.12.19 – 19.12.19
The most important news about Islamophobia in the world.
The U.K. Labour Party’s abject failure to address anti-Semitism has garnered headlines, but hatred of Muslims is even more rampant in Britain—and the prime minister and his party have contributed to making it socially acceptable.
Melanie Phillips says that the term ‘is used to silence criticism of Islamic world’
Local media in Malaysia recently reported that Malaysian United Indigenous Party (Parti Pribumi Bersatu Malaysia) Youth executive council member, Muhammad Muzammil Ismail as urging the country’s Muslim youth to play a more active role in overcoming Islamophobia.
Germany’s Muslim community ‘not feeling safe enough’ amid growing far-right hate crimes, says integration minister
This is the moment a 16-year-old girl was apparently subjected to Islamophobic abuse on her way to college in Croydon.
A network of scammers used a ring of established right-wing Facebook pages to stoke Islamophobia and make a quick buck in the process, a new report from the Guardian reveals.
The second Islamophobia in Australia Report launched last month, in the same week a graphic video showing a pregnant Muslim woman being punched and stomped on circulated widely on social media.
A man who escaped the terror attack at his mosque in Christchurch only to go back in and help others has been honoured with an international peace award.
Data by the Israeli defense establishment shows less incidents in the West Bank compared to last year, but an increase in severity and scope of violence
UK officials have stonewalled a campaign to expose a group that funded a park used to aid the ethnic cleansing of Palestinians
BAE Systems has been accused of having contributed to alleged war crimes in the conflict in Yemen by a group of human rights organisations, in a complaint to the International Criminal Court (ICC).
Refugee women say they face particular challenges in accessing jobs, from sexism to dependent care.
A 33-year-old Kurdish refugee detained in a hotel in Melbourne’s north has said he and at least 40 other men have been denied proper medical treatment for months after being brought to Australia under the medevac transfer scheme.
Judge upholds religious vilification conviction and says 2017 beheading of dummy was calculated to promote ‘demeaning stereotyping’
Muslim women are increasingly becoming targets of workplace discrimination in New Zealand, according to Islam Women’s Council of New Zealand co-founder Anjum Rahman.
At least 187 anti-Muslim crimes were committed in the third quarter of 2019, according to the German government, which issued a report on the numbers following a request filed by a leftist group in parliament.
British Muslims have started the process of leaving the UK over fears for their ‘personal safety’ after Boris Johnson is Prime Minister (PM) for five years a UK-based local newspaper claimed.
When anti-Muslim rhetoric is combined with the rewarding of war crimes against Muslims, the consequences are grave – not only for Muslim Americans but the US military, CJ Werleman argues.