The uproar over Roseanne Barr's 'ape' joke about Valerie Jarrett killed the star's ABC sitcom faster than one can say 'reboot' — but it's the lack of outrage over the other part of her tweet that has some of Hollywood's Muslim community speaking out.
The United Nations Human Rights Committee has urged Hungary to crack down on hate speech made and spread by the country’s politicians against minorities, including Muslims, calling on the nationalist government to repeal a law allowing police to force out irregular refuges without giving them a chance to seek asylum.
German authorities registered at least 950 attacks on Muslims and Muslim institutions such as mosques in 2017, the Neue Osnabrueckner Zeitung reported in Saturday editions, citing data provided to lawmakers by the Interior Ministry.
An international organization of Muslim scholars headquartered in Qatar has called for a “public and official uprising” against a recent decision by the United States to move its embassy to occupied Jerusalem al-Quds in May.
More than 100 persecuted Rohingya Muslims have crossed into Bangladesh from Myanmar over the past 24 hours, raising doubts about plans to send back thousands of refugees who have already fled a brutal crackdown.