Muslim women are discriminated against in the job market, making them the most economically disadvantaged group in British society, according to a report by MPs. A report by the Women and Equalities Committee discovered Muslim women are three times more likely to be unemployed and looking for work than women generally, and are more than twice as likely to be economically inactive. Evidence suggested the biggest cause of the "acute" disadvantage felt by Muslim women was their religion, and...
BBC radio presenter Ian Timms has made reference to Somalian pirates while discussing the Somali Olympic team's results at a sailing event in Rio. Ian says: "We've got some sailing results from the Olympics in Rio tongiht. Team GB have taken gold, Denmark have taken silver, and Somalia have taken a middle-aged couple who were sailing around the world."He adds: "The Somali Olympic coach has had to apologise to officials on behalf of the team after realising that shooting and sailing were, in...
On 25 July 2016, a British Muslim woman was detained at a UK airport and questioned under terror laws after a cabin crew member spotted her reading a Syrian culture book on board her honeymoon flight.
National Health Service (NHS) worker Faizah Shaheen, who helps prevent teenage mental health patients from becoming radicalized, was returning from honeymoon in Marmaris, Turkey, when she was stopped by South Yorkshire Police at Doncaster Airport.
The 27-year-old was pulled over...
Coup soldiers attacked civilians with tanks, F-16 jets and helicopters. They targeted innocent civilians deliberately. Turkish parliament and Presidential Complex were also bombed by coup plotters. However, despite this tragic event that no representatives or officials from EU have visited for condolence since failed coup in Turkey.
United States and European Countries had not condemned until it was obvious that coup was failing. During the coup attempt, US Secretary of State John Kerry hoped for "stability, peace, continuity", not for democracy. Amid the coup attempt, US Embassy in Turkey referred the coup as "uprising". United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-Moon also said that "United Nations appeals for calm in Turkey", not for democracy. United Kingdom Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson expressed "concern" over "...
Katie Hopkins, British TV personality and newspaper columnist, tweeted on 10 November 2014 that "Palestinians busy knifing Israelis. 2 state solution my arse. Filthy rodents burrowing beneath Israel. Time to restart the bombing campaign."
The shocking outburst was filmed by the victim’s friend as they sat in a car in the north of England, believed to be Yorkshire. The racist man, who voted Brexit, angrily says: “You’re taking our jobs when we have nothing to live for.”
His victim, referred to as Naz, replies: “What has that got to do with me?
“You sign on – why don’t you go get a job?
“It’s uneducated mother f**kers like you that are stereotyped.
“You’re f**ked in the head.”
Rep. Peter King said that U.S. intelligence agencies have to "surveil the Muslim communities, watch them more carefully" in light of the deadly French attacks that killed as many as 80 people and injured more than 100 others.
Unfavourable views on Muslims rise in Europe.
Islamophobic graffiti and swastikas has been sprayed all over a quaint little cottage in Alnwick. The words ‘Death to Islam’ and other disgusting vandalism were discovered daubed over the property on Tuesday morning.
A 19-year-old man had been cycling long Freemantle Grove, Hartlepool, on Saturday, July 9, when a grey van with three men inside deliberately swerved towards the teenager. The dangerous move caused the cyclist to move out of the way as he travelled towards Seaton Lane between 4pm and 4.10pm. The trio inside the van then began shouting racial abuse towards the teenager before throwing a Coke can at his head, which hit him just above the eye.
A Cleveland Police spokesman added that the...
Monitoring group’s report paints picture of an explosion of anti-Muslim hate, with women disproportionately targeted by mostly teen perpetrators. Incidents of anti-Muslim abuse and attacks in public areas of the UK rose by 326% in 2015, with women disproportionately targeted by mostly teenage perpetrators, according to a new report from the monitoring group Tell MAMA.
Fiyaz Mughal, Tell MAMA’s founder, said: “We simply cannot have such hatred fester in our communities and in our...
The European Union (EU) is abandoning all pretense of human rights restraints in its refugee policy. A strategy paper published last week by the EU Commission outlined migration partnerships that will compensate nine states in Africa and the Middle East, both transit countries and countries of origin, for their cooperation in deterring refugees.
The goal of the agreements—described as “compacts”—is “the combatting of causes of flight and a reduction of irregular migration to Europe,”...
A Freedom of Information request by Drone Wars UK has revealed that only 5% of British air strikes in Iraq and Syria are pre-planned.
There has been a security alert in Parliament after an envelope containing white powder and a racially offensive note was sent to a Muslim peer. Lord Ahmed of Rotherham said he opened the envelope in his office and was told to stay where he was as it was treated as a chemical or biological incident.
The independent House of Lords member said the powder was later found to be harmless.