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From India, Islamophobia Goes Global

Hindu nationalism has helped spread a distinct brand of anti-Islam around the world, and famously multicultural Canada may have a problem on its hands.

Why Has Islamophobia Risen in America?

In this edition of The Interview, Fair Observer talks to Arun Kundnani, the author of “The Muslims are Coming! Islamophobia, Extremism, and the Domestic War on Terror.”

Islamophobia: Starbucks Sued by Muslim Woman For Writing ‘ISIS’ on Coffee Cup Instead of Her Name

Muslim woman left overwhelmed after Starbucks hands her a cup of coffee with ‘ISIS’ written in the place of her name, Target brushes it off as ‘a mistake’ on being sued.Continue Reading

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Trump claimed, without evidence, that mosques could get special treatment in the coronavirus lockdown — prompting accusations of Islamophobia

President Donald Trump on Saturday claimed that mosques might be receiving special treatment in the coronavirus lockdown — a claim critics say will stir Islamophobic hostility towards Muslims.

Opinion: How Islamophobia originated in the west?

Ahmad Ali Naqvi, lecturer in Political Science at PU, offers an interesting critique of a recently published article, by Saleha Anwar, in Global Village Space (GVS). He argues that Islamophobia is the result of several factors ranging from abrupt end to the Cold War and the rise of identity politics in the west. Will be an interesting and provocative read for students of Political Science, International Relations and CSS aspirants.Continue Reading

Islamophobia Has No Place in the Fight Against COVID-19: Latest breaking news on Islamophobia

Islamophobia Has No Place in the Fight Against COVID-19

From politics to social media, Muslims or anything associated with Islam (whether correctly or not) are dehumanized as objects against which to measure the intensity or severity of all things negative and threatening.

Investigation into Islamophobia within Tory party ‘is vital’

Boris Johnson needs to set up a stand-alone inquiry into Islamophobia – and fast.

Anger as right-wing UK voices suggest Ramadan virus spread

Scapegoating narratives may pose additional dangers to public health, warn experts.Continue Reading

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Millenarianist vision in Europe being shaped by radical right, Islamophobia
Europe nears threshold to rearrange society to prevent Europeans from becoming transformed minoirty

Scotland told to ‘redouble’ efforts to get rid of Islamophobia

Islamophobia “an everyday issue” for Scottish Muslims
Islamophobia is an “everyday issue” for more than a third of Muslims in Scotland, a public inquiry has revealed.

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Islamophobia: Conservative Party members suspended over posts

Female Muslim in a mosque

A number of Conservative Party members have been suspended for posting or endorsing Islamophobic material online. The BBC highlighted over 20 new cases to the party, who said all those found to be members who shared or supported anti-Muslim posts on Twitter and Facebook were suspended immediately.Continue Reading