Islamophobia Archive

A Threat to American Heritage – by Muhammad Faisal Younus: On the evening of the Democratic National Convention (DNC) at the Wells Fargo Center in Philadelphia, an incident left the audience surprised. Participants in the conference hall were amazed to see a Muslim couple walk onto the stage. This
A comment on Muslims and terrorism article – Pejamistri:   There is so much wrong in this article, first of all the three questions the writer formulated to show how Trump and others are ‘fear mongering’ stupids despite ‘British Muslim’ community cooperation against terrorism. The three questions are
Muslims suffer as Salafi Extremist Mafia furthers exclusionist hateful ideology – by Agha Shaukat Jafri:   The global Salafi Mafia, which considers itself to be the sole body of adherents of Islamic faith has concocted a perilous policy of not permitting Christians and Jews to either establish a formal place of worship or openly
A public service message to all ‪#‎IamCharlie‬ type Pakistanis: All those Pakistani “liberals”, “atheists”, “Marxists” and Islamophobes who were unconditionally, vehmently and opportunistically saying “I am Charlie” should also update their Facebook or Twitter statuses and publish the insulting cartoon/s of Prophet Muhammad (peace be upon him and his
ISIS, Islamophobia and the End of Sunnism – by Mohammad Fadel: Indeed, if Sunni Muslims are too indifferent to their law that they fail to articulate a meaningful expression of its content in the modern world, then the best that Sunnis can plead in their own defense is that historical
چارلی ہیبڈو، اسلامو فوبیا، آزادی اظہار اور اقدار انسانی – عامر حسینی: سب سے پہلے تو میں بیروت سے شایع ہونے والے عربی روزنامہ الاخبار کے انتہائی سئنیر صحافی یازن السعدی کا شکر گزار ہوں کہ انھوں نے مجھے فرانس کے ایک انتہائی متنازعہ نام نہاد سٹیریکل جریدے چارلی ہیبڈو کے
Islamophobia, a foreseeable consequence of ultra-liberalism?:   It has long been a common feature of contemporary discourses on Islamophobia[1] – by Muslims and non-Muslims alike – to trace the upsurge of modern Islamophobia back to the fall of the Berlin Wall and the fading away
تسلیمہ نسرین فمینسٹ لبرل سے اسلاموفوبک ہونے تک ۔شدھ جیسا ناول اور برقعہ کی تاریخ میں وہ کیوں اسلامو فوبک ہوگئی ؟ – عامر حسینی:   مولانا عبدالماجد دریا آبادی نفسیات کے طالب علم تھے اور اس دوران جب وہ سگمنڈ فرائیڈ کو پڑھ رہے تھے تو وہ ملحد ہوگئے اور نہ صرف ملحد ہوئے بلکہ آج کی اصطلاح میں وہ اسلاموفوبک ہوگئے اور
Growing oppression of women in Muslim societies directly correlated to growth in Islamofascism – by AZ: Much as Islamists term as ‘Islamophobic’ the criticism of many Muslims’ treatment of their women, standing up for Muslim women is the most pro-Muslim thing to do. The women’s rights cataclysm in the Muslim societies has reached a new
Muslims and the US “melting pot” – by B.R. Gowani: The recent drama of the two groups (for and against the building of the mosque near the Ground Zero) further intensified when a gun-toting pastor threatened to burn the Qur’an. Although from a very small congregation, with the
We did not do it – by Gulmina Bilal Ahmad: We are a people blessed with time but a country for which time is running short. Clarity is a rare commodity; clarity in terms of our actions, our thinking, judicious dispensation of aid and even our worldviews.I had written