Hostile political rhetoric and initiatives in the Netherlands creating an ever increasing intolerant society.
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Vast majority of attacks on mosques go unresolved.
40,000 supporters of the far-right Lega Nord party took to the streets to oppose mosques.
Two Turkish mosques in Germany’s Lower Saxony state has come under attack by unknown assailants.
Zeliha Cicek is the third Muslim to have been assaulted in Vienna in the last month.
An 84-year-old woman wearing a headscarf was kicked to the ground on Thursday afternoon in an attack that was clearly motivated by Islamophobia.
Tunisian fishermen like Chamseddine Bourrassine are saving lives.
These Westerners aren’t backing Mr. Putin out of pure Russophilia. Rather, they admire his embrace of a Christian and mono-ethnic identity for Russia, and his aggressive action against their enemies: diversity, open borders, and minorities such as homosexuals and Muslims.
Mehdi Hasan asks, “How do I explain these polls, and these election results, to my British-born, England-supporting daughter?”
Today, what it means to be “European” for many Europeans is anti-Muslim and xenophobic.
Geert Wilders came fourth in European elections in the Netherlands on Thursday night, confounding predictions that he would lead a populist and far-Right backlash against the European Union across the continent.
The attitudes of the Norwegian population towards Jews and other minorities.
An anti-Islam party based on the hardline views of Dutch politician Geert Wilders plans to field candidates at the next federal election, raising fears among moderate Muslims of a rise in extremism.