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.
"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."
By Daniel Moritz-Rabson On 9/20/19 at 10:45 AM EDT
Renowned atheist author Richard Dawkins ridiculed reports the predominately Muslim nation of Brunei plans to make homosexuality punishable by death, provoking his critics to once again accuse him of anti-Islamic "bigotry."
Islam and Muslims have played a role in Europe for almost as long as Islam itself has existed. But Islamophobic myths of the kind that inspired the New Zealand shooter are becoming ever more mainstream.
The parents of children in a New Jersey middle school said they were outraged after learning a social studies teacher had the class read a fictionalized short story about Islamophobia titled "My Name Is Osama" on September 11.