The case of Austria's foreign minister & Muslim kindergartens

The case of Austria’s foreign minister & Muslim kindergartens

"The case of Austria's foreign minister & Muslim kindergartens" Historically, there has always been a relation between knowledge production and power structures. Austria's Foreign and...
Özil story: Soccer, double standards and Islamophobia

Özil story: Soccer, double standards and Islamophobia

"Özil story: Soccer, double standards and Islamophobia" Mesut Özil, the German National Team player, posted a letter on July 22, 2018 explaining his reasons for...
Othering Islam and Muslims in America

Othering Islam and Muslims in America

Since its founding, the United States of America has constantly struggled to define its identity and to classify who belongs and who are the...
What is the way forward?

On Anti-Semitism, Islamophobia & Fictitious Alliances – Muslims & Jews in America – what...

The complex and often contentious relationship between American Jews and Muslims witnessed two momentous events that produced divergent results and emotions. On the one...
Professor Tariq Ramadan & France's Islamophobia

Professor Tariq Ramadan & France’s Islamophobia

"Professor Tariq Ramadan & France's Islamophobia" Professor Tariq Ramadan's case and the solitary confinement he faces in a French prison sheds some light on the...
Calls to ban the Muslim Brotherhood aim to criminalise US Muslim dissent, not counter terrorism

Calls to ban the Muslim Brotherhood aim to criminalise US Muslim dissent, not counter...

"Calls to ban the Muslim Brotherhood aim to criminalise US Muslim dissent, not counter terrorism" When America's founders passed the First Amendment, protecting the right...
When Indian Muslims are asked to give “Hate” a chance

When Indian Muslims are asked to give “Hate” a chance

The 2014 elections in India brought the icon of the Hindutva Brigade Narendra Modi to power and the immediate effect was a wave of...
Accusing Bernie Sanders of anti-Semitism is nothing but thinly veiled Islamophobia

Accusing Bernie Sanders of anti-Semitism is nothing but thinly veiled Islamophobia

"Accusing Bernie Sanders of anti-Semitism is nothing but thinly veiled Islamophobia" Bernie Sanders is the first Jewish American to have a real chance of becoming...
"Watching the Watcher: An American Community’s Response to Islamophobia"

Watching the Watcher: An American Community’s Response to Islamophobia

"Watching the Watcher: An American Community’s Response to Islamophobia" The Feeling of Being Watched is a documentary film by journalist Assia Boundaoui about her family’s...
Lack of a Muslim Response to Islamophobia

Lack of a Muslim Response to Islamophobia

One valid question that poses itself when dealing with contemporary Islamophobia is how such a large number of people belonging to a single religious...