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Chinese imams forced to brandish slogan “our income comes from Chinese Communist Party not from Allah”

Chinese imams forced to brandish slogan “our income comes from Chinese Communist Party not from Allah”

In another attempt to suppress religious freedoms, China forced imams from its eastern Muslim majority Xinjiang region to dance in the street and swear to an oath that they would not teach religion to children. The imams were also forced to tell children that prayer was harmful for the soul. The Muslim imams were further forced to brandish the slogan that “our income comes from the CKP [Chinese Communist Party] ... Read More »

Research: British Muslim Women 71% more Likely to Be Unemployed

Research: British Muslim Women 71% more Likely to Be Unemployed

Discrimination against Muslim women in the workplace means they are much more likely to be unemployed than white Christian women – even when they have the same qualifications and language skills – research showed. British Muslim women are around 70 percent more likely to be looking unsuccessfully for work, according to the University of Bristol’s Nabil Khattab, who spoke at the British Sociological Association’s annual conference in Glasgow, The Independent ... Read More »

Australia mosque comes under 2nd attack this year

Australia mosque comes under 2nd attack this year

A mosque in the northeastern Australian state of Queensland has come under arson attack for the second time this year. Fire broke out early Friday in the mosque in the Darling Downs region’s Toowoomba city. Reports indicate the attack seriously damaged the mosque. Australian police sources say an investigation has been launched into the incident. There are currently no suspects. Police and Corrective Services Minister Jo-Ann Miller arrived in Toowoomba following ... Read More »

Islamophobia in Germany; Mosque set on fire in the university of Witten / Photos

Islamophobia in Germany; Mosque set on fire in the university of Witten / Photos

A mosque was on fire in Germany on Tuesday morning in the university city of Witten, located in the district of North Rhine-Westphalia, according to German daily DerWesten. The daily reported that an identified man was filmed from inside the mosque on Monday night at around 23.30 local time entering the mosque “Sultan Ahmet Cami” and pouring the contents of a gasoline can in the prayer room. After he reportedly ... Read More »

Muslim Day in Iowa Combats Islamophobia

Muslim Day in Iowa Combats Islamophobia

Offering Iowans a chance to meet their Muslim neighbors, leaders of Iowa Muslim community held a special Muslim day at the state capitol on Wednesday, April 8, boosting mutual relations in the community and combating Islamophobia. To educate people about the Islamic religion we need to be visible. That is our job and our duty to do that,” State Rep. Ako Abdul-Samad, D-Des Moines, told Des Moines Register. “It is our ... Read More »

Pro-Zionists Run an Anti-Islamic Ad on Philadelphia Buses / Photos

Pro-Zionists Run an Anti-Islamic Ad on Philadelphia Buses / Photos

  Controversy has arisen over the anti-Islamic ads on Philadelphia buses by a pro-Zionist group According to Ahlul Bait News Agency – ABNA – controversy has arisen over the anti-Islamic ads on Philadelphia buses by a pro-Zionist group. These ads display a picture of “Adolf Hitler” meeting “Haj Amin al-Husseini” a nationalist Muslim leader. Also anti-Islamist slogans can be seen on the ad reading: two-thirds of all US aids go ... Read More »

Islamophobia in U.S.: Manassas Mosque vandalized in possible hate crime

Islamophobia in U.S.: Manassas Mosque vandalized in possible hate crime

A Prince William County mosque was vandalized Monday night or early Tuesday, and Muslim leaders described the incident as a hate crime. Abu Nahidian, the imam at Manassas Mosque, said he arrived Tuesday morning to find an expletive written twice in spray paint on the windows of the mosque that he helped found 20 years ago. Eight windows were defaced, and a glass door was shattered. Because the mosque has ... Read More »