the city of Boston launched on Tuesday, July 18, a poster campaign to fight Islamophobia in a public space by encouraging bystanders to intervene if they witness attacks on Muslims.
The number of anti-Muslim hate crimes rose 91 percent in the first half of the year compared with the same period in 2016, a leading American Muslim advocacy group said Monday.
Although the challenge of dealing with the bullying and intimidation that Islamophobic prejudice fuels is one faced by all Muslims, whether they were born into the faith or they are new to it, the challenge faced by New Muslims is more complex. They are sometimes…
Islamophobia has increased massively since 9/11. This is a very good video that explains in simple terms what is Islamophobia. It is a very important video to share!
American Muslim civil rights activist Linda Sarsour has bravely shared a disturbing rape threat email sent to her by a stranger, as she faces a vicious hate campaign over her use of the word jihad in a recent Islamic convention.
A British Muslim man was stopped on his way to London Regent mosque to perform Jumu`ah prayer by police forces, handcuffed and searched after an undercover police officer reported him for wearing too many cloths.
The Muslim US activist, Linda Sarsour, is being targeted over using the word ‘Jihad’ in one of her speeches recently. Speaking about protesting injustice and opposing unfair policies, Linda Sarsour quoted the Prophet’s hadith that the best form of Jihad is saying the truth to a tyrant ruler. The speech was delivered at the Islamic …
In a bid to counter Islamophobia, a young British Muslim has performed at a slam poetry competition, arguing that people’s tendency to “humanize” Muslims is not the solution to rising Islamophobia.
Meet Mark Bennington, photographer extraordinaire. He’s an ex-Hollywood photographer who eventually made his way to Bollywood and NYC where he now specializes in portrait and editorial photography. His most recent project is called America 2.0, a series of photographs of Millenial Muslims. Mark didn’t appreciate the portrayal of American Muslims as “the enemy” or “the other” and …
A British Muslim teenager was the latest victim of Islamophobia after falling victim to a hate attack by a British man who slapped her with bacon and called her ISIS “scum”.