EDMONTON – As hate crimes targeting the Muslim minority increase, a new civil rights group in Edmonton, Alberta, is encouraging Muslims to report hate incidents to authorities amid efforts to increase their sense of safety in the community. “Hate incidents happen to the Muslim community, to Muslim women, often,” said Ahmed Abdulkadir, executive director of …
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A British Muslim fast-food deliveryman is fighting for life after a London acid attack left him blinded in both eyes.
As Muslim women remain prime victims of hate crimes, British men, even non-Muslims, are facing a catalogue of racial and religious abuse because of their skin color or beards.
Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn has spoken up in defense of Muslim women, condemning “vile, revolting” language used on social media, and asking Facebook and Twitter platforms to tackle racism and abuse.
A group of Muslim men have brought flowers to a Leeds synagogue which was attacked with racist graffiti, a gesture praised as wonderful by the Jewish community.
Hate crimes targeting mosques and other Muslim places of worship across the UK more than doubled between 2016 and 2017, reflecting growing sentiments against the religious minority in the west, a Press Association investigation has found.
Racist attacks targeting Toronto Muslims, Jews and Blacks have rang bills of alarm across Canada, seeing unprecedented number of hate-motivated crimes in the tolerant city.
Spanish mosques have come under a series of racist attacks, amid a spate of hate crimes targeting the Muslim community a few days after Barcelona’s attack.
Awarding grants to small nonprofits and organizations focused on American Muslims, the Pillars fund has been gaining national attention for pushing back against anti-Muslim rhetoric.
A mosque bombing has become a turning point for the Muslim community in Minnesota, bringing hundreds of visitors from all faiths to show support, love, and unity in the face of hate crimes targeting the minority.