As the US presidential election approaches, a video juxtaposing the ugly face of racism at Republican Presidential candidate Donald Trump's rallies with that of 60s when the Black community was struggling for acceptance in the American society.
YANGON: Three Muslim men went on trial in Myanmar Monday for illegally importing nearly 100 cows that have spent the last month under police protection, in a case Islamic leaders say targets their religion. The cows were intended to be ritually slaughtered for the Islamic festival of Eid-ul-Azha last month, an event that has become a flashpoint for Myanmar's Buddhist nationalists. Hardline monks, including firebrand Wirathu from the Ma Ba Tha movement, have railed against the practice and pressured local authorities to ban…
SYDNEY: An Australian Muslim woman who wore a burkini to a French beach said she was asked to leave despite a ban on the controversial full-bodied swimsuit recently being overturned.
BOBIGNY: Two veiled women who were told by a French restaurateur that all Muslims are terrorists then forced to leave the restaurant complained to authorities Monday, an anti-Islamophobia campaign group said.
COPENHAGEN: Scandinavia’s first female-led mosque has held its first Friday prayers in Copenhagen, a milestone for an “Islamic feminist” project whose founder hopes will help combat Islamophobia.
LONDON, UNITED KINGDOM: Facebook, Twitter and Google are not doing enough to prevent their social networks from being used by extremists for a recruitment drive, a panel of British MPs said Thursday.
CHICAGO: Chicago police mistakenly identified a Muslim woman as a potential "lone wolf" terrorist when she was on her way out of a subway station in 2015 wearing a headscarf, face veil and carrying a backpack. The woman has now sued them.