Opposing the Rise of State-Sponsored Islamophobia

Opposing the Rise of State-Sponsored Islamophobia

"Opposing the Rise of State-Sponsored Islamophobia" Trump’s electoral victory exposed our deep divisions. As some Americans believed we were progressing toward a more inclusive, post-racial...
Brief Notes on Islam & Islamic Feminisms

Brief Notes on Islam & Islamic Feminisms

Brief Notes on Islam & Islamic Feminisms I want to start by recognizing my teachers on the subject of women and Islam: Asma Lamrabet3 ,...
Epistemic Islamophobia & Colonial Social Sciences

Epistemic Islamophobia & Colonial Social Sciences

This paper is about the way epistemic racism shapes contemporary discussions on Islamophobia. The first part is a discussion about epistemic racism in the...
The Many Faces of Islamophobia

The Multiple Faces of Islamophobia

  Any discussion of Islamophobia today has to depart from a discussion about the cartography of power of the “world-system” for the past 518 years....
Islamophobia in Muslim Countries

Islamophobia in Muslim Countries

Is islamophobia limited to the non-Islamic world? Perhaps not. One of the more overlooked forms of islamophobia is the variety of islamophobia in Muslim...
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...
About Visualizing Islamophobia & Data Visualization

About Visualizing Islamophobia & Data Visualization

STARTING POINT: The period of time following the November 2016 presidential election has seen an increase in hate crimes. Researchers, policymakers, and concerned agencies...
Rescuing Islamophobia from the Melting Pot of Oppression

Rescuing Islamophobia from the Melting Pot of Oppression

The right wing hysteria surrounding the introduction of a motion to condemn Islamophobia made by Liberal MP Iqra Khalid has reached fever pitch. The...

Norway: The unholy alliance between ‘secular Muslims’ & far-right Islamophobic activists

By Sindre Bangstad, Researcher, KIFO (Institute For Church, Religion and Worldview Research), Oslo, Norway. A recent court case relating to anti-discrimination laws in Norway cast...
No Muslim speakers

Why can’t Muslims talk about the Muslim ban on US TV?

In his landmark work, Orientalism, Edward Said theorised that Muslims are fundamentally subjects of study and scrutiny for Western outsiders, systematically excluded from the...