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Xenophobic Britain: Black And Muslims Are Treated Worse In Prisons

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SHAFAQNA - The race equality thinktank, the Runnymede Trust, and the University of Greenwich, investigated the treatment of male ethnic minority prisoners. New research has found that black and Muslim offenders are more likely to be badly…
David Cameron

Islamophobic David Cameron shows true colours

SHAFAQNA - While Britain Prime Minister David Cameron might still entertain the belief he stands a true defender of democracy, pluralism, and free speech; his bigotry has been made public too many times for anyone to ignore. A prejudiced…
Je suis Charlie

We need to apologize to our Muslim citizens - OPED

SHAFAQNA -  The following opinion piece was written on the wake of the Charlie Hebdo attack in Paris. While it was written with Paris, and France in mind, its relevance today remains the same since we continue to be plagued by the same narrative…

The root-cause of Islamophobia is not Islam, but xenophobia

SHAFAQNA -  Fear, tensions, and xenophobia have reached an all-time high it seems as news have broken in the United States of the execution of three young Muslim men in the state of Indiana. Three young Muslim men were found shot to death…

Who are Donald Trump's supporters, and what's the appeal?

SHAFAQNA - How many times over the past months have we heard US presidential candidate Donald Trump make derogatory comments against foreigners, Muslims and other social minorities, out of a misplaced sense of political righteousness. Under…

America's long history of xenaphobia

SHAFAQNA - About a century ago, millions of Americans feared that members of a religious group were amassing an arsenal of weapons for a secret, pre-planned takeover of the United States. The feared religious group was not Muslims. It was,…

Right out of Nazi Germany - French school makes Muslims and Jews wear red discs

SHAFAQNA - Primary school outrages parents by making non-pork eaters wear red discs around their necks in canteen. A school in central France has provoked outrage for making Muslim and Jewish pupils wear a red disc around their necks at…