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

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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.


Maldives, UAE foil Pakistan bid to form group to target India on Islamophobia at OIC

The Maldives and UAE thwarted a move by Pakistan to create an informal group of Organisation of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) envoys at the United Nations on Islamophobia, Dawn newspaper reported. As..
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At OIC meeting, Maldives thwarts Pakistan's attempt to target India

Maldives has called out propaganda against India at the virtual Organisation of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) meeting at the United Nations. Maldives Permanent representative to the United Nations,..
IndiaTimes - Published

Conservative party discrimination probe is a 'facade' and an attempt to distract from Islamophobia, Muslim Council of Britain says

Party's terms of reference unveiled
Independent - Published

Minorities flourishing in India; Islamophobia allegations attempt to defame country: Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi

The "Narendra Modi phobia club” has been unable to digest the inclusive growth under the prime minister and is engaged in a "nefarious campaign" in India and abroad through fake propaganda alleging..
IndiaTimes - Published

Three more Indians in UAE lose jobs over ‘Islamophobia’

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'India heaven for Muslims; social, economic, religious rights secure here': Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi on OIC's earlier remarks

Naqvi's statement comes in response to an earlier statement by the Organisation of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) regarding the alleged "Islamophobia" in India.
DNA - Published Also reported by •IndiaTimes

‘Islamophobic’ tweets rile Gulf, envoy in damage-control mode

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'Dangerous' conspiracy theories could spark wave of Islamophobic attacks when lockdown lifts, report warns

Exclusive: Government's Anti-Muslim Hatred Working Group raises concern that online hate could translate into attacks when restrictions lift
Independent - Published

Trevor Phillips: Anti-racism campaigner suspended by Labour over Islamophobia allegations

Former chair of equalities watchdog accused party of trying to stifle debate
Independent - Published

Watchdog under pressure to investigate Tory 'Islamophobia crisis' with new dossier

'Tthe Conservative Party has an Islamophobia crisis: it is institutional, systemic and widespread,' says Sadiq Khan
Independent - Published

As US And Iran Tensions Boil Over, What Will 2020 Bring For American Muslims?

as us and iran tensions boil over, what will 2020 bring for american muslims?
Article by Correspondent Dallas Darling. While President Donald Trump pushes the U.S. and Iran closer to the brink of war, the latest consisting of Iranian rockets striking two bases housing..
WorldNews - Published

Site near Brixton Islamic centre spray painted with Islamophobic slogans

'All prejudice is cowardly and criminals will face the full force of the law,' says mayor Sadiq Khan
Independent - Published

Brexit news - live: Tory claims 'the EU needs us' as Boris Johnson faces new Islamophobia storm and Labour leadership rivals scramble to replace Corbyn

Follow all the leatest developments
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Tory Islamophobia inquiry runs into trouble as Conservative peer criticises academic appointed to head it

Sayeeda Warsi raises questions about professor's comments about conflict in Kashmir
Independent - Published

Conservative Party appoints head of independent review of discrimination, including Islamophobia

The Conservative Party has appointed Professor Swaran Singh of Warwick University to lead an independent review into improving party handling of complaints of all forms of discrimination and prejudice,..
Independent - Published

Citizenship Amendment Act not anti-Muslim, says Rajnath Singh

Rajnath Singh arrived in the US on Monday for the 2019 US-India 2+2 Ministerial Dialogue in Washington on December 18 and addressed members of the Indian community in New York during an event. Singh..
IndiaTimes - Published

British-Muslims prepare to leave UK over Johnson's election win

british-muslims prepare to leave uk over johnson's election win
LONDON: British-Muslims have started the process of leaving the UK over fears for their "personal safety" now that Boris Johnson, who's been accused of Islamophobia, will remain Prime Minister for the..
WorldNews - Published

Amit Shah says citizenship bill not anti-Muslim, rejects Opposition charge that it is unconstitutional

Replying to a debate on the bill in Rajya Sabha, Amit Shah said the need to bring this Bill would not have arisen had Partition not taken place on the basis of religion. The Bill does not snatch..
IndiaTimes - Published

Brexit Party founder forced to resign over Islamophobic comments endorses Boris Johnson's Tories

'Catherine joins a long list of unsavoury characters,' say Lib Dems.
Independent - Published

Tory candidate faces Islamophobia investigation days after saying disabled people should be paid less

Sally-Ann Hart, who is already being investigated for antisemitism, endorsed conspiracy theory claiming Muslim Brotherhood is trying to brainwash American students
Independent - Published

General election 2019: Tories investigate candidate over alleged Islamophobia

The Tories investigate after Labour's Naz Shah makes complaint about Tory candidate's social media.
BBC News - Published

Tory election candidate shared Islamophobic message claiming Muslims have 'nasty culture'

Conservative accuses Labour candidate of 'trying to shut me up by crying Islamophobia'
Independent - Published

FBI says it presumes Florida base shooting was act of terrorism

fbi says it presumes florida base shooting was act of terrorism
PENSACOLA, Fla. — The Saudi gunman who killed three people at the Pensacola naval base had apparently gone on Twitter shortly before the shooting to blast U.S. support of Israel and accuse America of..
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Ashville FC: Non-league club probed over 'anti-Muslim' email

The email told a charity the club would only work with it if it had "nothing to do with Muslims".
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Islamophobic attacks mostly happen in public. Here’s what you can do if you see or experience it

Almost 600 online and offline Islamophobia incidents were recorded in the last four years. But this represents only the tip of the iceberg.
SBS - Published

Tory MP candidate calls on Boris Johnson to apologise for Islamophobic comments

Conservatives have 'Muslim blind spot', Parvez Akhtar says
Independent - Published

General election: Tory candidate 'suspended for anti-Muslim language'

Move comes after prime minister was accused on live television for of inflaming racism over notorious newspaper columns
Independent - Published

Next prime minister seeking SNP support must commit to 'zero tolerance' of antisemitism, Islamophobia and racism, Nicola Sturgeon says

The Scottish First Minister unveils party manifesto with demand for early independence referendum
Independent - Published

Tories accused of 'denial' and 'deceit' by Muslim Council of Britain as Sajid Javid defends Boris Johnson over Islamophobic comments

Muslim organisation renews Tory criticism while offering support to the Jewish community over Labour's handling of antisemitism
Independent - 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..
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These young Muslim Australians want to meet Islamophobes and change their minds

While most research participants believe in the power of contact, dialogue and exchange to transform negative attitudes.
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'I defend my right to speak out': Boris Johnson refuses to apologise for Islamophobic and homophobic comments

Prime minister told he has 'personally contributed' to rampant racism in Britain
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Government condemns 'appalling' cases of Islamophobia detailed in new report

The 2019 Islamophobia in Australia report shows perpetrators aren't put off by the prospect of being seen by other people or security guards.
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Islamophobic attacks in public on the rise as perpetrators become more brazen, study finds

New analysis of Islamophobia in Australia shows perpetrators aren't put off by the prospect of being seen by other people or security guards.
SBS - Published

Redcar Tory councillor suspended in Islamophobia probe

Malcolm Griffiths is alleged to have shared, commented on or liked Islamophobic posts on social media.
BBC News - Published

Christian minister who accused Corbyn of being 'terrorist sympathiser' linked to homophobic and Islamophobic tweets

Tories attack Labour leader for saying it would have been better for Isis leader to be brought to trial
Independent - Published

Conservative councillors suspended over Islamophobia as party's ex-chairwoman condemns its 'vile racism at every level'

'How much needs to come to light before the party finally acknowledges we have a serious and deep problem'
Independent - 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 Also reported by •France 24

Tory minister accused of 'whitesplaining' Islamophobia to senior Muslim Conservative Sayeeda Warsi

Matt Hancock sparks row for claiming other Conservatives took 'more balanced approach' than Tory peer
Independent - Published

French move to extend ban on religious symbols sparks fears of 'radical' secularism

Weeks after a far-right politician unleashed controversy by asking a woman accompanying children to remove her veil, the Senate on Tuesday approved an amendment that would extend a ban on wearing..
France 24 - 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. - Published

NUS president withdraws from Tory conference over claims of 'disturbing' Islamophobia

'With hate crimes against Muslims soaring globally, such dangerous rhetoric being disseminated at the annual national conference of our governing party is simply abhorrent, and must be roundly..
Independent - Published

Pakistan, Turkey, Malaysia to launch Islamic TV channel

pakistan, turkey, malaysia to launch islamic tv channel
New York, Sep 26 (IANS) Pakistan, Turkey and Malaysia have decided to launch an English language TV channel to confront multiple challenges, including those of Islamophobia, Prime Minister Imran Khan..
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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. - Published

Boris Johnson faces stinging attack over 'derogatory, racist and Islamophobic' remarks, prompting rare applause in Parliament

Sikh Labour MP demands apology from prime minister for 'hurt' caused to Muslim women by his infamous 'letter-box' comments
Independent - Published

UN chief urges world to stamp out religious persecution

un chief urges world to stamp out religious persecution
UNITED NATIONS: Secretary-General Antonio Guterres urged the world on the first international day to remember the victims of religious persecution to “step up to stamp out anti-Semitism, anti-Muslim..
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Leaked emails show Ukip leader comparing Muslims to Nazis

leaked emails show ukip leader comparing muslims to nazis
Richard Braine accused of stoking tensions after also saying there are no ‘moderate Muslims’ Richard Braine, the new Ukip leader, has been accused of whipping up religious tensions and anti-Muslim..
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Islamophobia: Tories 'will order inquiry into allegations'

islamophobia: tories 'will order inquiry into allegations'
The MCB said the definition of Islamophobia must reflect the lived experiences of Muslims. "An inquiry into Islamophobia in the Conservative Party has...
WorldNews - Published

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