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NYPD disbands controversial unit that spied on Muslims

Apr 16, 2014

NYPD disbands controversial unit that spied on Muslims

A special New York Police Department unit that sparked controversy by tracking the daily lives of Muslims in an effort to detect terror threats has been disbanded. #Terrorism #NewsTracker #Islamophobia #Muslims #NYPD #New York Police Department #Spying on Muslims
Hate crimes against Muslims have soared in 2013: Reports

Dec 27, 2013

Hate crimes against Muslims have soared in 2013: Reports

Hate crimes against Muslims have soared in the UK this year, especially after the brutal murder of a soldier by two Islamic extremists on the streets of south-east London in broad daylight, a report said today. #Religion #Islamophobia #Muslims #Hate crimes #Muslim Community #prejudice
Spirited defence of Islam during a debate goes viral on Facebook

Jul 11, 2013

Spirited defence of Islam during a debate goes viral on Facebook

Mehdi Hasan, a political journalist, defended Islam against charges of being an inherently violent religion at a debate at Oxford University #Religion #Islamophobia #Mehdi Hasan #Oxford University #religious intolerance
Beyond Boston bombings: Was it jihadi terrorism or not?

Apr 29, 2013

Beyond Boston bombings: Was it jihadi terrorism or not?

Was the Boston bombings an act of "terrorism" motivated by an Islamic jihadi mindset? An ongoing debate trains the spotlight on the semantics of violence, the search for the roots of violence, and the politicisation of the discourse. #Terrorism #Islam #Jihad #Islamophobia #Boston bombings #Tamerlan Tsarnaev
Godless wars, and the Islamophobia of atheists

Apr 09, 2013

Godless wars, and the Islamophobia of atheists

At what point did atheists' informed criticism of religions give way to a single-minded and irrational focus on the "evils" of Islam and spawn an Islamophobia industry? #Islamic terrorism #Islam #Islamophobia #GoodReads #atheism #Sam Harris #Glenn Greenwald

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Islam and prejudice: Why Girish Karnad is wrong about Naipaul

Nov 11, 2012

Islam and prejudice: Why Girish Karnad is wrong about Naipaul

Much of what Naipaul has said about Islam's damage to native cultures, based on field reportage, is visible and indisputable unless one is blind to what is around. #Islam #Music #Islamophobia #VS Naipaul #Secularism #Girish Karnad

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Islam and prejudice: Why Girish Karnad is wrong about Naipaul

Sep 01, 2014

As leaders of UK Jews and Muslims we say: we are two faiths with one message

War in Gaza and Israel has strained Muslim-Jewish relations. But well work together to stop differences over that conflict defining us A few days ago the organisations we represent the Board of Deputies of British Jews and the Muslim Council of Brita... #Israel #Middle East #United Kingdom
Islam and prejudice: Why Girish Karnad is wrong about Naipaul

Sep 07, 2014

9/11 Families Launch Anti-Islamophobia Campaign For Anniversary Of Tragedy

Family members of September 11 victims are taking a stand against Islamophobia with a new bus ad campaign designed to promote religious tolerance and interfaith unity. "Islamophobia is not pretty," the ad reads. "Let's build bridges, not walls. Hate ... #Israel #Middle East #United Kingdom
Islam and prejudice: Why Girish Karnad is wrong about Naipaul

Sep 02, 2014

#EverydayRacism campaign launched in Cork

A social media campaign aimed at raising awareness of racism in everyday life has launched in Cork. The campaign is based on the success of the social media campaign #EverydaySexism, which was collated into a best-selling book. The #EverydayRacism pr... #Australia #Cork City #Garda Siochana