Coronavirus and hatred of Muslims: Latest breaking news on Islamophobia

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Coronavirus pandemic being exploited to fuel Islamophobia

British counterterrorism police are investigating far-right groups accused of using the coronavirus crisis to fuel anti-Muslim sentiment.

Islamophobia cannot be dismissed as ‘free speech’

Islamophobia should not be minimised or seen as a lesser form of hate or discrimination.

Turkish family receives racist ‘coronavirus-infected’ letter as Islamophobia grows in Germany

The incident came just after German police announced they don’t believe the perpetrator of the terrorist attacks in Hanau was a far-right extremist.Continue Reading

We live in a time of Islamophobia: Latest breaking news on Islamophobia

The police forced me to remove my hijab. I took them to court – and won

Many people have congratulated me on my victory – but what victory?

Islamophobia is holding Muslim women back in the workplace. Employers should be doing more

Nearly half of Muslim women say they have encountered discrimination in the workplace.Continue Reading

It’s Time for the Democratic Candidates to Confront Islamophobia

Demonstrators take part in a protest against Islamophobia at Times Square in New York

In 2016, Donald Trump ran for president, in part, on banning Muslims. The Muslim Ban was a product of his first month in office. So, it would have been logical for Democratic candidates to express their concerns about the Muslim Ban and emphasize their commitment to upholding our nation’s constitutional ideals of protecting religious minorities.

But at the first round of Democratic presidential debates of the campaign season, none but one of the 20 candidates on stage even mentioned Muslims or the Muslim Ban. On Wednesday night, Washington Gov. Jay Inslee said, “I’m proud to have been the first governor to stand up against Donald Trump’s heinous Muslim ban.” Aside from this one comment, however, Muslims didn’t come up.Continue Reading

Mainstream Charities Are Unwittingly Funding Anti-Muslim Hate Groups, Report Says

The nation’s largest Muslim civil rights and advocacy organization says that charitable foundations, mostly mainstream, are directly and indirectly giving millions of dollars to anti-Muslim hate groups.Continue Reading