Islamophobia

Wednesday, May 15, 2019

Wednesday, May 15, 2019

Islamophobia definition is not about ‘policing people’s thoughts’

Islamophobia definition not about ‘policing people’s thoughts’

Islamophobia definition not about ‘policing people’s thoughts’

Imam Ajmal Masroor has said that the new definition of Islamophobia is not about “policing people’s thoughts”.

Thursday, April 11, 2019

Thursday, April 11, 2019

Government adviser sacked over Islamophobia comments

Sir Roger Scruton sacked over 'Islamophobia' comments

Sir Roger Scruton sacked over 'Islamophobia' comments

Sir Roger Scruton has been sacked from his post as a government adviser after he faced backlash over "unacceptable" comments on the definition of Islamophobia.

Wednesday, March 27, 2019

Wednesday, March 27, 2019

Conservatives criticised for not adopting Islamophobia definition

Conservatives criticised for not adopting Islamophobia definition

The deputy general of the Muslim Council of Britain has called upon the Conservative Party to adopt a cross-party definition of Islamophobia.

Tuesday, March 19, 2019

Tuesday, March 19, 2019

Baroness Sayeeda Warsi

Baroness Warsi: Tory 'Islamophobia' not just a few bad apples

Baroness Warsi: Tory 'Islamophobia' not just a few bad apples

Baroness Sayeeda Warsi has claimed the Conservative Party has an "institutional issue" with anti-Muslim discrimination.

Monday, March 18, 2019

Monday, March 18, 2019

Boris Johnson ‘tried to gain’ from Islamophobia in Conservative party

Boris Johnson ‘tried to gain’ from alleged Islamophobia in Conservative party

Boris Johnson ‘tried to gain’ from alleged Islamophobia in Conservative party

A senior researcher at Hope Not Hate has said that politicians like Boris Johnson have tried to gain from alleged anti-Muslim hate speech within the Conservative party.

Wednesday, March 6, 2019

Wednesday, March 6, 2019

Baroness Warsi: ‘I don’t see my party wanting to be part of modern Britain’

Baroness Warsi: My party does not want 'to be part of modern Britain’

Baroness Warsi: My party does not want 'to be part of modern Britain’

Baroness Sayeeda Warsi has said that she “does not see her party wanting to be part of modern Britain” after she described the Conservative party as being “institutionally islamophobic”.

Tory peer hits out at ‘institutional islamophobia’ in her party

Tory peer hits out at ‘institutional islamophobia’

Tory peer hits out at ‘institutional islamophobia’

A senior Conservative peer has called for an independent inquiry into "institutional Islamophobia" in the party.

Wednesday, January 9, 2019

Wednesday, January 9, 2019

RE lessons should be mandatory to stop ‘vacuum of stupidity’, says Channel 4’s ex-Head of Religion

RE lessons should be mandatory to stop ‘vacuum of stupidity’, says Channel 4’s former Head of Religion

RE lessons stop ‘vacuum of stupidity’, says Channel 4’s former Head of Religion

Channel 4’s former Head of Religion Aaqil Ahmed has said Religious Education lessons are important to stop the “vacuum of stupidity”, after it was revealed that parents are removing their children from the lessons.

Monday, August 27, 2018

Monday, August 27, 2018

Sajid Javid calls Jeremy Corbyn a ‘threat to national security’

Sajid Javid calls Jeremy Corbyn a ‘threat to national security’

Sajid Javid calls Jeremy Corbyn a ‘threat to national security’

Home Secretary Sajid Javid shared a video of Jeremy Corbyn talking about Brits who'd gone to fight Isis, and called him 'one of the biggest threats to national security'

Thursday, August 16, 2018

Thursday, August 16, 2018

Mosques attacked with catapults in Birmingham

Mosques attacked with catapults in Birmingham

Mosques attacked with catapults in Birmingham

Two mosques in Birmingham were attacked with catapults, causing armed police to intervene

Wednesday, August 8, 2018

Wednesday, August 8, 2018

Dominic Grieve: I'll quit the Conservative party if Boris Johnson becomes leader

Dominic Grieve: I'll quit the Conservative party if Boris Johnson becomes leader

Dominic Grieve: I'll quit the Conservative party if Boris Johnson becomes leader

Dominic Grieve has said he'll leave the Conservative party if Boris Johnson becomes leader, following the former Foreign Secretary's comments on burqas

Imam: 'Boris Johnson's burqa comments are the latest in his legacy of disdain for Islam'

Imam: 'Boris Johnson's burqa comments are the latest in his legacy of disdain for Islam'

Imam: 'Boris Johnson's burqa comments are latest in legacy of disdain for Islam'

Imam Ajmal Masroor said Boris Johnson's comments on the burqa indicate he has a 'disdain for Islam' - but also admitted he has a problem with 'scantily-dressed' women

Monday, August 6, 2018

Monday, August 6, 2018

David Lammy: Boris Johnson 'a pound-shop Donald Trump' for burqa comments

David Lammy: Boris Johnson 'a pound-shop Donald Trump' for burqa comments

David Lammy: Boris Johnson 'a pound-shop Donald Trump' for burqa comments

Former Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson is facing criticism after saying women who wear burqas look like "letter boxes" and "bank robbers"

Friday, August 3, 2018

Friday, August 3, 2018

Muslim Conservative Chair: Labour should adopt full anti-Semitism definition

Muslim Conservative Chair: Labour should adopt full anti-Semitism definition

Mohammed Amin has highlighted the importance of having a ‘credible’ opposition party after Labour has been thrown into despair around its handling of alleged anti-Semitism.

Conservative Muslim chair: 'There's no good reason for an MP to meet Steve Bannon'

Conservative Muslim chair: 'There's no good reason for MPs to meet Steve Bannon'

Mohammed Amin of the Conservative Muslim Forum said Boris Johnson and Jacob Rees-Mogg should apologise for meeting with Steve Bannon

Thursday, May 31, 2018

Thursday, May 31, 2018

Muslim Council of Britain call for inquiry into alleged Tory Islamophobia

Muslim Council of Britain call for inquiry into alleged Tory Islamophobia

In a letter to Conservative party chairman Brandon Lewis, the MCB highlighted a number of recent allegations which it said represented "the tip of the iceberg" of Islamophobic attitudes within the party.

Friday, March 16, 2018

Friday, March 16, 2018

Humza Yousaf calls for Labour councillor Jim Dempster to resign over Islamophobic comment

Humza Yousaf calls for Labour councillor Jim Dempster to resign over Islamophobic comment

Humza Yousaf calls for Labour councillor Jim Dempster to resign

Scottish Transport Secretary Humza Yousaf has said he is 'insulted and deeply shocked'

Wednesday, March 7, 2018

Wednesday, March 7, 2018

Paul Golding and Jayda Fransen turned a rape trial into a publicity opportunity

Britain First leaders Paul Golding and Jayda Fransen guilty of hate crime

Britain First leaders guilty of hate crime

Paul Golding and Jayda Fransen found guilty of religiously aggravated harassment in connection with campaign during rape trial last year

Monday, February 19, 2018

Monday, February 19, 2018

Andrew Littlefair posted a stream of abusive messages after the Manchester and London terror attacks

Man who threatened to 'kill all Muslims' after Manchester and London bridge terror attacks jailed

Man who threatened to 'kill all Muslims' after UK terror attacks jailed

Andrew Littlefair said it was time to 'wipe out the disgusting disease of Islam'

Thursday, February 1, 2018

Thursday, February 1, 2018

Darren Osborne drove a rented van into a crowd of Muslims last June

Finsbury Park mosque attack suspect Darren Osborne convicted

Finsbury Park mosque attack suspect Darren Osborne convicted

Judge will now decide whether Osborne's van attack had a terrorist connection

Friday, January 26, 2018

Friday, January 26, 2018

Saira Khan suggested her critics had an ulterior motive

Saira Khan tells newspaper critics: You don't have the balls to say you don't like me because I'm brown'

Saira Khan tells Daily Express: 'Just say you don't like me because I'm brown'

talkRADIO host believes Daily Express and Daily Star have an agenda against her driven by deep-seated racism.

Monday, January 22, 2018

Monday, January 22, 2018

Darren Obsorne has been charged over the Finsbury Park attack

Finsbury Park van attack suspect Darren Osborne 'wanted to kill Muslims after watching Rochdale sex abuse drama'

Finsbury Park van attack suspect 'was brainwashed by Rochdale drama'

Darren Osborne was brainwashed into hating Muslims by BBC's Three Girls drama in May

Thursday, December 21, 2017

Thursday, December 21, 2017

Damian Green was forced to step down after pornography revelations

George Galloway suggests Damian Green is too thick to be an MP - and Jeremy Corbyn will soon be in power

George Galloway suggests Damian Green is too thick to be an MP

Galloway also suggests Melbourne carnage will have hugely negative repercussions for the Muslim community

Tuesday, December 12, 2017

Tuesday, December 12, 2017

Katie Hopkins came down hard on Piers Morgan via Twitter

Katie Hopkins tears into Piers Morgan over Donald Trump Britain First article

Katie Hopkins tears into Piers Morgan over Donald Trump Britain First article

Hopkins calls former Mail colleague Morgan 'cretinous' in his apparent u-turn on Trump

Wednesday, December 6, 2017

Wednesday, December 6, 2017

Tommy Robinson's book purports to explore the truth behind the Qu'ran

Tommy Robinson says a copy of his new book on Islam will be 'personally handed to Donald Trump'

Tommy Robinson says a copy of his new book will be 'personally handed to Trump'

Robinson believes the US President will be a fan of his latest work

Thursday, November 30, 2017

Thursday, November 30, 2017

Donald Trump's state visit has faced fierce opposition

Details of Donald Trump state visit 'still to be agreed' says Amber Rudd

Details of Donald Trump state visit 'still to be agreed' says Amber Rudd

Home Secretary speaks out after Trump shared graphic video posted by Britain First politician Jayda Fransen

Wednesday, November 29, 2017

Wednesday, November 29, 2017

Donald Trump retweeted a graphic video earlier today

Donald Trump is a disgrace to the world, says Muslim leader after Jayda Fransen retweet

Donald Trump is a disgrace to the world, says Muslim leader

Ajmal Masroor spoke to talkRADIO after Trump retweeted a graphic video earlier today

Corbyn and Abbott were typically forthright in their denunciation of Trump

Diane Abbott and Jeremy Corbyn lead attack on Donald Trump after 'appalling' retweet of Britain First leader Jayda Fransen

Diane Abbott and Jeremy Corbyn lead attack on Trump after Jayda Fransen retweet

Abbott urges public to 'stand up to Trump' while Corbyn describes Trump as a 'threat to our society'

Jayda Fransen said she was delighted with the endorsement of Donald Trump

Britain First deputy leader Jayda Fransen says she'd love to talk to Donald Trump after he shared 'Muslim death video'

Jayda Fransen says she'd love to talk to Trump after he shared her death clip

Fransen spoke to talkRADIO after Trump shared a series of videos, one of which purportedly shows a Muslim mob pushing a teenage boy off a roof

Wednesday, September 27, 2017

Wednesday, September 27, 2017

AfD supporters carry slogans against Muslim immigrants during a rally

German elections show Britain isn't alone in wanting tighter immigration controls, says Douglas Murray

German elections show we're not alone in our immigration fears - Douglas Murray

Controversial right-wing author says rise of right-wing parties in Germany was entirely predictable

Monday, September 11, 2017

Monday, September 11, 2017

Wendland has lived in the UK for four years

Polish man jailed for using his dog to attack Muslims in 'campaign of racism'

Polish man jailed for using his dog to attack Muslims in 'campaign of racism'

Manchester resident Jakub Wendland told his dog 'they kill people, so bite a Muslim' as he perpetrated two separate attacks

Monday, June 5, 2017

Monday, June 5, 2017

'The state has a responsibility to integrate people in the UK and we must fight the root of terrorism'

Julia Hartley-Brewer on London Attacks: 'When we say this has nothing to do with Islam, we lose our grip on reality'

Julia: By saying 'this is nothing to do with Islam' we lose touch with reality

Dr Alan Mendoza tells Julia Hartley-Brewer that some people who want to shut down the debate on radicalism call others Islamophobic

Wednesday, November 2, 2016

Wednesday, November 2, 2016

Louis Smith ban will fuel 'rampant Islamophobia', says Chief Executive of the Ramadhan Foundation

Louis Smith ban will fuel 'rampant Islamophobia', says Muslim commentator

Louis Smith ban will fuel 'rampant Islamophobia', says Muslim commentator

Mohammed Shafiq spoke to Julia Hartley-Brewer about the two-month ban the gymnast received after a video of him appearing to mock Islam was leaked