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CNN

Community to mourn Muslim teen attacked near mosque
CNN
Hassanen's father told CNN earlier this week that he believes his daughter was killed because she was wearing an abaya, a traditional black cloak. "This is a hate crime," Mahmoud Hassanen said. "It's racism. Getting killed because she's Muslim." He ...
Memorial to slain American Muslim teen set ablazeAljazeera.com
Nabra Hassanen: Police investigating whether murdered Muslim teen was sexually assaultedThe Independent
Nabra Hassanen death – Outrage as death of Muslim girl 'abducted and beaten with a baseball bat on her way home ...The Sun
Vox -NPR
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New York Times

Muslim Women Must Speak for Ourselves
New York Times
Given the global reach of such claims, you would think that when the Swiss-born Muslim scholar Tariq Ramadan, now on leave from teaching at Oxford in England, faced (and denied) accusations of rape and sexual assault from at least three women, that ...



The Local France

France to 'prevent' Muslim street prayers in Paris suburb - The Local
The Local France
French authorities will stop Muslims from praying in a street north of Paris, the country's interior minister said on Sunday, after a series of protests by lawmakers ...
France to 'prevent' Muslim street prayers in Paris suburbThe Daily Star

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Evening Standard

Muslim schoolgirls will be quizzed on why they choose to wear a hijab, Ofsted chief says
Evening Standard
Muslim schoolgirls will be quizzed on why they choose to wear a hijab, the head of Ofsted has said. Amanda Spielman, the watchdog's chief inspector, said making it obligatory for Muslim children to wear a headscarf in primary schools could be seen as ...
Ofsted inspectors to quiz schoolgirls in hijabs - BBC NewsBBC News
Backlash over move to quiz English schoolgirls wearing hijabArab News
School Inspectors to Ask Muslim girls Wearing Hijabs Why They are Wearing ItFinance News (press release)

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Aljazeera.com

Muslim woman in India denied job for wearing hijab | India News | Al ...
Aljazeera.com
An Indian social worker says she was denied a job at an orphanage based in the Indian capital of New Delhi because her recruiter felt that her hijab made her ...

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Herald Sun

Why Muslims' No vote in same-sex marriage survey is no mystery
Herald Sun
THE strangest thing about the gay marriage vote has been the Left's refusal to admit Muslim Australians were so strongly against it. Take ABC newsreader Juanita Phillips on the day the Yes result was declared. “Arguably one of the more surprising ...
Islamic Council director says 40 per cent of Muslim Australians said yes to marriage equalityDaily Review

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The National

Sri Lanka curfew after Buddhist-Muslim violence in Galle
The National
The Sri Lankan army enforced a curfew for a second successive night after dozens of Muslim homes and businesses were attacked near the southern city of Galle. Nineteen people were arrested after the clashes, in which four people were hurt. The violence ...
Sri Lanka violence: 19 held amid Buddhist-Muslim street clashesBBC News
Sri Lanka arrest 19 after Buddhist-Muslim violence; four injuredReuters
Sri Lanka's troops on alert amid Sinhalese, Muslim communal riotsPakistan Today
Daily Sabah -Business Standard
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LBC

Maajid Annihilates Furious Conservative Muslim
LBC
Inspectors will interrogate children who wear the hijab to primary school in response to concerns that girls as young as four are being forced to wear the Muslim headscarf. The LBC presenter opposed the controversial move, based on the fact that most ...

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kfor.com

School cancels Muslim speaker after community backlash
kfor.com
What was intended to be an educational presentation about Islam turned into a controversy when threatening comments prompted school officials to cancel the event. A teacher at Northeast Middle School in Bristol, Connecticut invited a Muslim woman to ...



The Independent

School cancels Muslim speaker after teacher organising presentation receives threats
The Independent
A school has reportedly cancelled a planned speech about Islam after a teacher organising the talk received threats. A teacher at Northeastern Middle School in Bristol, Connecticut, had invited a local Muslim woman to speak about her faith and sent a ...
Middle School Cancels Muslim Speaker After Public AngerTIME
Connecticut school cancels female Muslim speaker after teacher receives angry threatsEvening Standard
Connecticut school cancels Muslim speaker after 'threatening' calls ...Fox News
NBC Connecticut -Blogging Censorship -Hartford Courant
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Salt Lake Tribune

What's it like to be a Mormon in the largest Muslim nation? For starters, you're outnumbered 35000 to 1 and you ...
Salt Lake Tribune
In fact, Jakarta's biggest mosque was designed by a Christian and sits across the street from a Catholic cathedral, where the two share parking spaces. Headscarves on Muslim women are optional so many, but not all, wear them. Few don full-body burqas.

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The Indian Express

'Fear-the-muslim' video: Gujarat chief electoral officer orders police probe
The Indian Express
The Gujarat chief electoral officer has ordered a probe by the police into the emergence of a video clip whose content is alleged to be aimed at spreading hatred against Muslims “to polarise votes” in the poll-bound state. “We have taken cognisance of ...

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Business 2 Community

Hoboken Mayor Ravinder Bhalla Cancelling Christmas Due To Muslim Beliefs Is Fake News
Business 2 Community
Ravinder Bhalla, the newly elected mayor of Hoboken, New Jersey, being identified as a Muslim and canceling “government involvement” in Christmas this year is fake news. There is no truth to a story that Bhalla is either a Muslim or that he stopped ...

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Newsweek

Muslim Anti-Semitism Threatens France's Democracy
Newsweek
Paris—“In the Merah household, we were brought up with hating Jews, the hatred of everything that was not Muslim.” These were the chilling words of Abdelghani Merah at the trial of his brother, Abdelkader Merah, who was accused of conspiring with a ...



The Guardian

Outrage as anti-immigration politician bids for Nobel peace committee seat
The Guardian
The party said last week its controversial former leader Carl I Hagen, a vocal opponent of immigration who has also attacked Muslims, gay people and single mothers and called for Norway's withdrawal from international human rights treaties, would be ...

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School Teacher In US Pulls Off Muslim Student's Hijab
NDTV
The incident prompted an outrage from a Muslim advocacy group and others. The school also condemned the incident. The school's principal, David Thomas, said the teacher's actions were inappropriate and that the teacher had apologised to the student ...

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Telegraph.co.uk

Bounty placed on Bollywood actress' head after Hindu-Muslim film ...
Telegraph.co.uk
A top Bollywood actress has been given a special police security detail amid ongoing protests over a historical drama. Deepika Padukone has received violent ...

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The Guardian

Indian film Padmavati sparks protests over 'Hindu-Muslim romance'
The Guardian
Uttar Pradesh officials said on Thursday that due to elections and a Muslim holiday they would not be able to provide enough police to secure cinemas for the film's scheduled release on 1 December. Rumours about how Rani Padmavati will be depicted have ...

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Aljazeera.com

The Muslims of South Korea
Aljazeera.com
It was difficult at first for Imam A. Rahman Lee Ju-Hwa, who was introduced to Islam in 1984, to tell his friends that he could not meet for barbecue and drinks. "Back in the day, my friends didn't understand my religion and forcibly asked me to drink ...



Daily Mail

Muslim man stops to pray in the gutter in between two cars in front of a packed pub - but Islamic leader says it's ...
Daily Mail
A Muslim man has been filmed stopping to pray in the gutter in the middle of a popular Sydney beachside shopping strip. The footage, which was filmed from Coogee Bay Hotel in Sydney's eastern suburbs just before 8pm on Sunday night, shows the man ...



Daily Mail

British Muslim who applied for a teaching job in Kuwait is told she would have to remove her hijab because 'parents ...
Daily Mail
A British Muslim who applied for a job as a nursery teacher in Kuwait was told she would have to remove her hijab because it is 'an English school'. Fouzia Khatun, 23, hoped to work at The English Playgroup in the Muslim-majority Gulf state - where she ...



RadioFreeEurope/RadioLiberty

Muslim Leader's Arrest In Kyrgyzstan Puts Attention On Secretive Islamic Society
RadioFreeEurope/RadioLiberty
The arrest of a leader from a banned Islamic group in Kyrgyzstan has put a spotlight on a secretive community that tries to live as Muslims did in the seventh century. Kyrgyz police said on November 14 that they had arrested a man from the group, which ...



The Guardian

Let's be clear: Muslims are neither good nor bad. We're just human
The Guardian
When I was 13 my school, a Muslim faith school, was advised by the police to close for three days after 9/11 because they feared the students would be at risk and that the school building might be attacked. The sharp increase in hate crimes and attacks ...
Society must fight anti-Muslim racism, says major study backed by Birmingham University researchBirmingham Mail

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The Guardian

The forgotten Muslim heroes who fought for Britain in the trenches
The Guardian
“If the war is intense and the Muslim does not have a moment of peace to fulfil his prayer he can just move his head and torso,” said a declaration from French high command. “In the case where there are moments of calm, one can complete the prayer ...



Toronto Star

Relax — 13 kids at Toronto City Hall is not a Muslim takeover: Paradkar
Toronto Star
The city's Oct. 31 decision to support a Muslim Youth Fellowship internship program offered them more evidence of special treatment for Muslims, proof of liberal blindness to the dangers of Islamic takeover of our society that would eventually — mark ...



The Independent

Vlogger tackles misunderstandings surrounding dating as a Muslim woman
The Independent
A London-based vlogger is debunking the myths surrounding Muslim women and dating. Asha Hussein started her YouTube channel, Asha Everyday, in 2015 and has since been giving viewers an honest insight into her life as a young Muslim woman.



Business Insider

The Trump administration's extreme vetting plan is being blasted as a 'digital Muslim ban'
Business Insider
Dozens of rights groups and immigration advocates also took to Twitter to decry the initiative, which they dubbed a "digital Muslim ban," and published a separate open letter urging the DHS to abandon the program. "This initiative is tailor-made for ...

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CBC.ca

Quebec City Muslims share their stories at human library event
CBC.ca
Dozens of volunteers from Quebec City's Muslim community agreed to take part in a human library event on Saturday. People showing up at the Monique-Corriveau library in Sainte-Foy could sign out a "living book" and hear first-hand the stories of Muslim ...

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AdAge.com

How to Reach Muslim Women (Hint: They're Not an Aesthetic)
AdAge.com
Muslims on the whole, and in particular Muslim women, are woefully under- and misrepresented in marketing, despite representing a huge consumer group. By 2030, it is estimated that Muslims will make up a quarter of the world's population, and the ...

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The Guardian

What I'm really thinking: the Muslim office worker
The Guardian
I won't mention the latest terror attack. If you bring it up, I'll say it's sick, awful, depraved. Is that enough? Or should I say I condemn it “as a Muslim”? Illustration by Lo Cole. 'I do think twice about admitting I'm not a royalist.' Illustration ...



The Guardian

What I'm really thinking: the Muslim office worker
The Guardian
I won't mention the latest terror attack. If you bring it up, I'll say it's sick, awful, depraved. Is that enough? Or should I say I condemn it “as a Muslim”? Illustration by Lo Cole. 'I do think twice about admitting I'm not a royalist.' Illustration ...