#Muslim

  • Article: Kenya's Hijab Ban Ruling Could Force Even More Girls to Drop out of School
    Education

    Kenya's Hijab Ban Ruling Could Force Even More Girls to Drop out of School

    Jan. 28, 2019|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Schools banning hijabs could lead to higher drop-out rates in Kenya. Read more

  • Article: Muslims Invite Other Canadians to ‘Visit My Mosque’ and Open Dialogue
    Citizenship

    Muslims Invite Other Canadians to ‘Visit My Mosque’ and Open Dialogue

    By Jackie Marchildon|Nov. 14, 2018

    Mosques in cities in New Brunswick, Quebec, Ontario, and Alberta opened their doors. Read more

  • Article: Muslims Raised $125K for the Pittsburgh Synagogue Shooting Victims
    Citizenship

    Muslims Raised $125K for the Pittsburgh Synagogue Shooting Victims

    By Joanna Prisco|Oct. 29, 2018

    In less than 24 hours, Muslim groups united to cover funeral expenses and medical bills. Read more

  • Article: UN Calls French Burqa Ban a Human Rights Violation
    Girls & Women

    UN Calls French Burqa Ban a Human Rights Violation

    By Daniele Selby  and  Carmen Singer|Oct. 23, 2018

    France was the first country in Western Europe to pass a burqa ban. Read more

  • Article: A Car Hitting People Outside London Islamic Centre Is Being Investigated for 'Hate Crime'
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    A Car Hitting People Outside London Islamic Centre Is Being Investigated for 'Hate Crime'

    By Imogen Calderwood|Sept. 19, 2018

    “We remain proud to live in a diverse and tolerant society and as such we remain unintimidated.” Read more

  • Article: UN Calls for the Immediate Release of Uighurs Detained in Chinese Re-Education Camps
    Citizenship

    UN Calls for the Immediate Release of Uighurs Detained in Chinese Re-Education Camps

    By Daniele Selby|Aug. 31, 2018

    As many as 1 million Uighurs, an ethnic Muslim minority, are believed to be forcibly detained. Read more

  • Article: More Women Wearing Veils Are Experiencing Islamophobic Abuse, Warns UK Watchdog
    Citizenship

    More Women Wearing Veils Are Experiencing Islamophobic Abuse, Warns UK Watchdog

    By Imogen Calderwood|Aug. 14, 2018

    Tell Mama said there’s a “direct link” to Boris Johnson’s “letterbox” comments. Read more

  • Article: Supreme Court Upholds Trump's Travel Ban on Muslim-Majority Countries
    Citizenship

    Supreme Court Upholds Trump's Travel Ban on Muslim-Majority Countries

    By Joe McCarthy|June 26, 2018

    “This ruling will go down in history as one of the Supreme Court’s great failures.” Read more