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This American Muslim Reporter Changes Muslims’ Portrayal in Media

SHAFAQNA - Rowaida Abdelaziz is a reporter at HuffPost based in New York City. You may have seen her numerous articles discussing social justice issues and combatting Islamophobia online. Abdelaziz makes some much needed noise in the newsroom…

Indian editor arrested for fake news on Muslims attacking a monk

SHAFAQNA - Indian police have arrested the editor of a website for publishing a fake report that Muslims had attacked a monk from the Jain faith, officials said Friday. Mahesh Vikram Hegde was arrested in southern Karnataka state on Thursday…

'Stop using journalists as political footballs,' international media union tells anti-Qatar Gulf states

SHAFAQNA - An international media union has told Saudi Arabia, the UAE and other Arab nations involved in the blockade of Qatar to stop using journalists and their families as "political footballs". The International Federation of Journalists…