There’s a common perception that Muslims pose a threat to the security of the U.S., but the real threat is to them.
Muslim men have offered little to ensure that the voices of Muslim women can be heard.
Muslim communities face intimidation and violence as leading anti-Islam groups capitalise on increased social media presence.
Al Jazeera documentary on Islamophobia in the United States features the 2016 attack on five Somali men in Minneapolis, and the 2017 bombing of a Bloomington mosque.
As Donald Trump enters the second year of his four-year term as a president, many began unpacking their initial impressions of his unexpected victory and controversial administration.
On February 22, 2017, Adam Purinton, a United States Navy veteran, walked into Austin’s Bar in Olathe, Kansas and singled out two South Indian men, Srinivas Kuchibhotla and Alok Madasani, who were there enjoying happy hour.
The interrelationship between Islam and the West and the struggles that make integration in American and European societies difficult for the Muslims is a major debate these days. An American philosopher and author says Islamophobia is not a new invention and the difficulties faced by Muslims in describing and spreading their faith and the difficulties imposed on them by governments have together created the misunderstandings that have made the interfaith dialogue an arduous task.