The BJP leader has also written to the chief secretary and the Uttara Kannada deputy commissioner asking them to direct the state government not to include his name in the programme invitations.
“These reports are being generated and sustained only because Islamophobia is so rampant in Kerala, across parties.”
This week, the Time Machine looks at how in the aftermath of 9/11, the narrative of grief was appropriated into one of patriotic vengeance.
He is charged with murder in the fatal stabbing of two men who intervened when he shouted religious slurs at two women who were the subject of the religious slurs on Friday
Trump’s version of making up with Muslims apparently involves selling $110 billion worth of arms to the most reactionary Muslim country on the planet.
Fairness and dignity along with the guarantee of work and security are at the heart of the Labour Party leader’s campaign and politics – promises that Corbyn has stood by despite fierce opposition from the mainstream establishment.
Abstention and blank votes in the final round may tilt the balance in favour of right-wing leader Marine Le Pen.
Trump’s wars are now all over the map. The peace movement can fight back by joining already thriving intersectional campaigns.
In conversation with the directors of Soz: A Ballad of Maladies that reveals how heavy militarisation in the Valley has led to the emergence of political hip-hop, rock and folk music as weapons of resistance.
A woman in a hijab who was photographed on Westminster Bridge immediately after the attack became the victim of xenophobic and Islamophobic hate.
Trump’s initial order caused chaos at airports and was hit with more than two dozen lawsuits, many that claimed it discriminated against Muslims.
Muslim students visiting an Oklahoma lawmaker’s office in the state capitol were required to fill out a form that asked if they beat their wives and other questions that offended them, an Islamic advocacy group said.
Donald Trump has finally broken his silence on the incident, but Narendra Modi remains mum.
Trump the businessman is at war with Trump the ideologue over the question of Islam.
For years its half a million Muslims have resorted to praying in hundreds of makeshift sites, in crowded basements or dark warehouses targeted by racist attackers.
Quebec has its share of extreme right groups and trash radio that spew out hate against immigrants, particularly Muslims.
The French-Canadian gunman identified as Alexandre Bissonnette, 27, is a student at Université Laval and has been charged with six counts of murder.
Donald Trump is declaring war on the world.
Donald Trump has done what decades of US-led feminism could not: unite women worldwide in solidarity.
In the US, the teaching of Islam is often limited to its religious practice. How Christians, Jews and Muslims borrowed freely from each other in the realm of art, music and literature is seldom discussed.
Council on American-Islamic Relations called on the president-elect to denounce the attacks against minorities that have been occurring throughout the country since he won the election.
Syrian writer and activist Yassin al-Haj Saleh voices his criticism of an international consensus that has come to see the Syrian conflict in Bashar al-Assad’s terms – as a fight against terrorism.
Open societies today have become susceptible to misinformation that instigates intimidation, discrimination and violence against vulnerable groups, even in strong democracies with press freedom and a vibrant marketplace of ideas.
Muslims in Europe have a regular battle with ethnic profiling, violence, discrimination, Islamophobia and xenophobia; and become instruments for conflicts.
French Prime Minister Manuel Valls said the debate on the burkini was not over, calling the outfit a symbol of a “backwards, deadly Islamism”.
In the guise of “national interest”, Brazil has “deported” the CERN scientist to France, where he has been placed under house arrest.
Trump has two options before him, he can either learn from Lincoln’s idea of equality or he can join the ‘Know Nothings’ and appeal to fear and bigotry.
The UAE issued the directive after an Emirati man wearing his white robes was wrongly arrested for ISIS affiliation in an Ohio hotel.
The sheriff’s office of St. Lucie county and a Florida Muslim civil rights group disagree over whether the attack was racially motivated.
House Democrats are legitimising error-prone, Islamophobic terrorist “watch lists” as the basis for gun control. That won’t make anyone safer.
Calling the Brexit campaign Islamophobic, President Erdogan warned that other states will leave the EU unless it reforms its policies.
While Muslims knelt in prayer for Orlando, Trump was urging his followers to reach for their guns.
Once he lost his legacy to counteract the day’s dominant forces, he became a figure fit for appropriation, easy fodder for quotes and images on t-shirts and posters.
The West’s fear of being seen as Islamophobe undermines true secularism, says the satirical journal
A brilliant scientist from CERN, accused of association with a terrorist group in 2009 and jailed in France before being freed, tells his story as he is hounded out of Brazil where he has lived since May 2013.
Charlie Hebdo has been at it again. The sombre anthems and sober reflections of the anniversary commemorations of January 2015’s terrorist attacks have barely subsided, and once again the provocative magazine is engulfed in a controversy of its own making. This time, it is a cartoon imagining Aylan […]
Arrest of 14-Year-Old Student for Making a Clock: the Fruits of Sustained Fearmongering and Anti-Muslim Animus
You can’t have a government that has spent decades waging war against predominantly Muslim countries and then act surprised when a Muslim 14-year-old triggers persecution because he makes a clock for school.