Civil rights group blames Trump for increase in attacks on US Muslims

A Muslim civil rights group blasted President Donald Trump and his administration Monday, saying his words and policies led to a sharp increase in attacks and bias against Muslims in 2017.Continue Reading

Quebec mosque shooter says fear of Trudeau’s refugee policy fueled attack

The gunman who killed six people in a mosque in Quebec told police he was motivated by fear of Canada’s immigration policy following U.S. President Donald Trump’s “Muslim ban.”Continue Reading

US public library exhibits Islamophobic poem insulting Muslim women

A public library in the U.S. state of Illinois has received harsh criticism on social media after exhibiting on Saturday an Islamophobic poem written on a Confederate flag background that insults Muslim women.Continue Reading

Trump: No apology for travel ban Muslim comments

President Trump said Monday he won’t apologize for his past comments about Muslims and suggestions of a Muslim ban, saying he doubts it would make a difference to the courts that are deciding the legality of his travel ban policy.Continue Reading

Man jailed for life after running over Muslim woman in Leicester

A man has been jailed for life for ramming his car into one woman and trying to hit a schoolgirl in a series of Islamophobic hate crimes he intended as a retaliation for terrorist attacks carried out by Islamist extremists in the UK.Continue Reading