Islamophobia and Racism: Latest breaking news on Islamophobia

 

Moulsham Street gin bar in Chelmsford given license despite Islamophobia concerns from nearby mosque

The Only Way is Gin will be able to serve alcohol as late as 2am.

Mosque member speaks out against recent hate crimes that ‘heavily impact communities’

People might see incidents like these as minor things but they can be turned into big problems’.

From Orientalism To Islamophobia: Anti-Muslim Rhetoric And The Rise Of Hate Crimes In America

The terms Islam, Arab, and Middle Eastern have long been conflated with each other, and are increasingly depicted in an unfavorable light.

Canadian Council of Imams alleges ‘Islamophobia’ at CRA after Ottawa mosque loses charity status

The Canadian Council of Imams is calling on the federal government to investigate their allegations of Islamophobia within the Canada Revenue Agency for making what they call “false” and “misleading” claims against two Muslim leaders.

Islamophobia and the COVID-19 pandemic in the UK

Although anti-Muslim prejudice is already a huge problem in the UK — the fact that even a pandemic will not stop people from spreading bigotry and shame and fail to bring society together, is unfortunate.

How a kidnapped aid worker who converted to Islam shook Italy

Silvia Romano kidnapped in Kenya faced a hostile welcome when she returned to Italy.

Tory Islamophobia: The UK equality watchdog is letting the party off the hook

The Equality and Human Rights Commission announced this week that it would not launch an investigation into allegations of anti-Muslim bigotry within the Conservative Party ‘at this stage’.

UN chief: Covid-19 has sparked hate, xenophobia, Islamophobia

“The pandemic continues to unleash a tsunami of hate and xenophobia, scapegoating and scaremongering,” Guterres said in a statement.

Yemen Heritage at Risk: GIDHR Documents Saudi-led Attacks on Cultural Sites

Yemen’s rich cultural and historical heritage has been exposed to increasing risks with the ongoing strikes by Saudi-led coalition which has been since March 2015 launching a military campaign against the Arab impoverished country.

PA calls for protecting Palestinians from Israel crimes

The Palestinian Authority (PA) yesterday condemned the Israeli crimes against Palestinians that took place this weekend and called for affording real protection for them, the Qatari newspaper Al-Sharq reported.

Listen: How Racism Kills Black Americans

The health effects of discrimination are usually less obvious than murder.

Talking to Kids About Racism, Early and Often

These books can help start the conversation.

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