Protesters challenging Quebec Bill 21
October 4th, 2019

Activists are challenging Quebec’s controversial religious symbols ban on the grounds it is discriminatory towards Muslims. But the courts say they’ve failed to show the bill has caused “irreparable harm”,despite submitted testimony from Muslim women who were forced to choose between their career and their faith. Continue reading

A Muslim man praying on Friday for Jummah
July 22nd, 2019

A Muslim group is calling for time off work every Friday afternoon for Muslim workers to partake in their mandatory prayers. That may be a hard sell in the United States, where some employers already struggle to reasonably accommodate Muslim employees’ religious needs. Continue reading

Women protest the treatment of Uighur Muslims
May 24th, 2019

Millions of Uighur Muslims in China’s Xinjiang region are being forced into detention camps, simply because of their religion and ethnicity. Continue reading

Angry Christian man
April 24th, 2019

Some Christians have been known to call their political opponents “snowflakes.” But when offended themselves, their skin seems to become surprisingly thin. What gives? Continue reading

Woman wearing a black hijab
April 5th, 2019

When non-Muslim women travel to majority-Islamic countries, it’s fairly common for them to don a hijab, in line with local customs (and in some cases, laws). But is that the right approach? Some feminists say absolutely not. Continue reading

Fox News Host Jeanine Pirro talks about Ilhan Omar
March 11th, 2019

Popular Fox News host Jeanine Pirro took issue with Rep. Ilhan Omar’s Muslim faith during a televised segment over the weekend, sparking charges of Islamophobia. Continue reading

Muslims protesting LGBT education program
March 8th, 2019

A public elementary school in the U.K. has become ground zero for an intense political standoff between two opposing groups: Muslim families and LGBT rights supporters. Continue reading

The execution of Muslim inmate Domineque Ray
February 15th, 2019

The execution of a Muslim inmate on Death Row has revived a debate about religious freedom protections – including how far and to whom they should extend. Continue reading

Muslim women praying in a mosque
February 8th, 2019

America’s first all-Muslim, all-volunteer community police force is up and running in New York CIty, but some residents aren’t happy about the development. Are they right to be concerned? Continue reading

Dr. Shahid Shafi
January 14th, 2019

Are Islam and conservatism inherently at odds? That the question a group of Republicans officials in one Texas county were forced to tackle last week. Continue reading