April Powers: "The world that we're in right now leaves very little room for error. Canceling someone is a sport and in this case, is a blood sport."
April Powers, a Black Jewish woman, leaves the role after her post sparked a backlash from Muslim and Palestinian members.
Muhammad Kashif said he recognized one of the attackers as someone who had previously verbally abused him.
Two women were attacked within about 60 minutes by a suspect making anti-Muslim statements.
Thirteen young people from various locations in France face potential prison time and fines.
Members of Parliament unanimously passed a motion from the New Democratic Party in the House of Commons on Friday, less than a week after a driver mounted a sidewalk and plowed into a family on a walk in London, Ontario.
"It's crazy to think how much people are supporting this, even people who don't know the family or aren't event from London, they didn't even hesitate to donate," Sana Yasir, the family friend who created the GoFundMe, told Newsweek.
Ahmed made his remarks after a newly published study documented the underrepresentation of Muslims across 200 popular films.
"As usual, the far right is ginning up hate against Rep. Omar for a technical question about an ongoing investigation... And now some of her own Democratic colleagues are ginning up the same Islamophobic hate against her," a statement from her office stated.
"There is evidence that this was a planned, premeditated act motivated by hate. We believe the victims were targeted because of their Islamic faith," Deputy Superintendent Paul Waight told reporters on Monday.
Worshippers attending a prayer service at their local mosque were assaulted with eggs and other items in a drive-by attack this week.
Nahla Ebaid and her husband were shopping at a Walgreens in Florida when an unidentified blond woman began verbally abusing them.
Kevin J. Johnston attempted a "citizen's arrest" after provoking conflict with a Dave's No Frills employee. Johnston was subsequently arrested on assault charges.
A 13-year-old student in France accused her teacher of Islamophobia last year, prompting her father to launch a social media campaign against him, which ultimately led to his brutal murder.
Ali Imdad says he was disappointed the driver threatened to throw him off the bus after her remarks.
After the 9/11 attacks, many Americans faced discrimination and acts of violence due to increased Islamophobia.
Rep. Ilhan Omar (D-Minn.) accused MSNBC host Joy Reid of engaging in "casual Islamophobia" and demanded an apology after Reid compared President Donald Trump's comments to "how Muslims act" in "radicalizing" extremists.
Far-right commentator Laura Loomer has repeatedly called for a ban on all Muslim immigrants to the U.S., blaming all Muslims for radical Islamic terrorism.
"Anti-Muslim bigotry is now being mainstreamed into the DNA of conservative politics," a Council on American-Islamic Relations spokesperson told Newsweek.
Prime Minister Boris Johhnson has announced the launch of a commission to look at "all aspects of racial inequality"
Refusing the traditional peck on the cheek, avoiding handshakes and keeping distance from colleagues were, if practiced by Muslims, signs of "radicalization". Now they're sanitary measures everyone is expected to comply with.
The mosques and Muslim organisations have accused the Equalities and Human Rights Commission of a "dereliction of responsibilities" to British Muslims over its failure to investigate the Conservative Party.
The Taj Mahal is seeing hundreds of thousands of fewer visitors in the wake of protests against a law some accuse as anti-Muslim, Reuters reported.
Mido Mourad said he called police to the TJ Maxx store in Brooklyn, New York City, after a white woman allegedly harassed his family and assaulted him.
Muslim students across California are feeling less comfortable openly stating their religion in school—despite a seemingly lower number of incidents of Islamophobic bullying, according to a new study.
ACT for America—which calls itself as "the nation's largest national security grassroots organization"—was described as "the face of bigotry" by the New York Civil Liberties Union in 2017.
"There is a considerable emphasis placed on understanding the positive aspects of Islam, while there is an absolute absence of any similar focus on the positive aspects of Christianity, Judaism, or any other religion or belief system in the Middle East."
This decision risks creating two Watchlists for two classes of people—Muslims in the U.S. and Muslims everywhere else.
"If you think statistics and facts are racist, I don't know what to tell you," Zhu told CNN host Alisyn Camerota.