Statistics say that resettlement does not bring Muslim refugees’ suffering to an end. In their new countries, refugees face Islamophobia, racism and discrimination wherever they go, which confirms that Islamophobia is no less dangerous than wars and conflicts. https://youtu.be/YyWhb5RnGhk
With the world suffering from extremism and terrorism, it becomes clear why sacred texts called for dialogue as an inevitable necessity, according to Huda Darwish’s recently published book “Dialogue and Coexistence among Followers of Religions”.
Education Ministry of Canada will give $300K to Muslim associations to help combat Islamophobia in schools through creating digital resources for educators, students and parents. This step will raise awareness and help Muslims feel accepted, included and safe.
The Higher Committee of Human Fraternity opened nominations for the 2022 Zayed Award for Human Fraternity, a global award recognizing individuals and entities who have made profound contributions to human progress and the facilitation of peaceful coexistence.
An academic study revealed that one third of the Arabic content on SM incites violence, hatred and racism, and indirectly contributes to spreading extremism and discord in the society. The study stressed the need to limit such content and stop its rapid spread.
The German government has expressed its concern after a (BfV) report revealed a rise by 3.8% in far-right extremists in Germany in 2020, noting that the most dangerous of these movements are "Citizens of the Reich" which do not recognize the state.
Dozens of UK mosques took part in Visit My Mosque initiative, which aims to dispel misconceptions about Islam and make the British more aware of their Muslim neighbours, amid expectations that more mosques will join the initiative with the easing of the lockdown.
Sri Lanka’s military has launched an investigation after soldiers forced minority Muslims to kneel on the streets as a punishment for flouting lockdown rules. The officer in charge was removed and the army said the strictest disciplinary action will be adopted.
French newspaper "Mediapart", revealed disturbing details about a terrorist plot that a right-wing extremist group planned against Muslims in France in 2018, but surprisingly, all the suspects in this crime were released from prisons after less than 3 years! https://youtu.be/aw_riUuY5KQ