United States  

Islamophobia

Fear, hatred of, or prejudice against the Islamic religion or Muslims generally

Islamophobia    ▸ Facts   ▸ Comments   ▸ News   ▸ Videos   

Islamophobia is the fear, hatred of, or prejudice against the Islamic religion or Muslims generally, especially when seen as a geopolitical force or the source of terrorism.

0
shares
ShareTweetSavePostSend
 
Islamophobia a problem in Labour, suggests new report [Video]

Islamophobia a problem in Labour, suggests new report

More than one third of the Labour Party's Muslim members and supporters have witnessed Islamophobia within the party, according to a new report. The work, conducted by the Labour Muslim Network, is..

Credit: ODN     Duration: 00:30Published
Imran Khan: Pakistan's prime minister asks Facebook to ban Islamophobic content [Video]

Imran Khan: Pakistan's prime minister asks Facebook to ban Islamophobic content

Pakistan's prime minister, Imran Khan, has asked Facebook to ban Islamophobic content, as tensions deepen between the presidents of France and Turkey.View on euronews

Credit: euronews (in English)     Duration: 02:02Published

You Might Like


Terror attacks in France over Mohammad cartoons spark debate on secularism, Islamophobia

Recent attacks in France, linked to depictions of the Prophet Mohammad, have reignited tensions over the limits of free expression and secularism.
USATODAY.com - Published

American Muslims eye high turnout in 2020

American Muslims are encouraging others to go to the polls and more are running for office even as they battle Islamaphobia in the United States. (Oct. 30)  
USATODAY.com - Published

QAnon conspiracy theory supporter Marjorie Taylor Greene wins primary runoff in Georgia

Greene has made headlines for her Islamophobic and antisemitic comments, as well as for claims that Black people aren't discriminated against.
USATODAY.com - Published

Ilhan Omar, Joaquin Castro demand removal of USAID religious freedom adviser for social media posts

"Mark Kevin Lloyd, who has a long history of promoting hateful, Islamophobic rhetoric has no business promoting religious freedom abroad," said Omar.
USATODAY.com - Published

4 San Jose Officers Put on Leave Amid Probe Into Racist Facebook Posts

Officials are investigating inflammatory remarks, including anti-Muslim comments, by current and former police officers in a private Facebook group.
NYTimes.com - Published

UK Conservatives will hold inquiry into Islamophobia, says finance minister

British finance minister Sajid Javid said on Tuesday the governing Conservative Party would hold an inquiry into Islamophobia within its ranks, saying it took criticism from the Muslim community..
Reuters - Published

Thousands march in Paris against Islamophobia after attack

Thousands marched through Paris on Sunday in an anti-Islamophobia demonstration that has divided France's political class.
Reuters - Published

Mar-a-Lago Again Under Fire for Hosting Group That Promoted Islamophobia

It is the second time in two weeks that the Palm Beach club is facing demands that it cancel an event by a group that has promoted anti-Muslim views.
NYTimes.com - Published

Michigan church, Islamophobic pastor cancel anti-Muslim 9/11 event after backlash

Bloomfield Hills Baptist Church's two-day event was to begin on the 18th anniversary of the Sept. 11 attacks. Politicians pushed for its cancellation.  
USATODAY.com - Published

School board member won't resign over posts considered anti-Muslim

Despite calls to resign from Muslim advocacy groups, the New Jersey school board member says he has no plans to leave or apologize for Facebook posts.  
USATODAY.com - Published

Dutch lawmaker Wilders appeals discrimination conviction

Lawyers for Dutch anti-Islam politician Geert Wilders appealing his 2016 conviction for inciting discrimination called on Tuesday for a delay in court proceedings to allow an inquiry into whether the..
Reuters - Published

Dutch lawmaker Wilders seeks probe into hate speech conviction

Lawyers for Dutch anti-Islam politician Geert Wilders appealing his 2016 hate speech conviction called on Tuesday for a delay in court proceedings to allow an inquiry into whether the charges were..
Reuters - Published

‘These People Aren’t Coming From Norway’: Refugees in a Minnesota City Face a Backlash

As more Somali refugees arrive in St. Cloud, white anti-immigration activists have pressed an increasingly explicit anti-Muslim agenda.
NYTimes.com - Published

22 St. Louis cops added to "exclusion list" over racist Facebook posts

Cops in St. Louis were accused by a national watchdog group of making racist and anti-Muslim social media comments
CBS News - Published

When Police Officers Vent on Facebook

Emily Baker-White’s systemic look at officers on social media found thousands of racist, Islamophobic or otherwise offensive posts. Here’s how (and why) she did it.
NYTimes.com - Published

OIC notes with concern growing Islamophobia in many parts of the world: statement

The Organisation of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) summit in Mecca said on Saturday that it noted with concern growing Islamophobia in many parts of the world, according to the summit's final statement.
Reuters - Published