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Fuelling Islamophobia in the US
Instead of handling hate crimes cases, this designation will compel rights groups to respond to terrorism allegations.
Khaled A Beydoun
Last updated: 17 Nov 2014 08:06 GMT
Hijabs, turbans get the nod from FIBA
Religious head coverings will be allowed in basketball matches on a trial basis, confirms the sport's governing body.
Last updated: 16 Sep 2014 19:53 GMT
US demands Israeli release of American teen
Israel's continued detention of teenager is raising US awareness of the plight of Palestinians.
Last updated: 19 Aug 2014 09:10 GMT
US Sikhs fight racism with PR campaign
Sikhs have begun a national dialogue about identity on second anniversary of the shooting at a Sikh temple.
Last updated: 04 Aug 2014 13:14 GMT
American Muslims' ongoing civil rights fight
Muslims and Arabs in the US say they face discrimination in many areas of life, 13 years after the 9/11 attacks.
Last updated: 13 Jul 2014 11:22 GMT
NSA 'spied on prominent Muslim-Americans'
Revelations bring into question the US agency's assertion that it never spies on Americans without probable cause.
Last updated: 10 Jul 2014 03:32 GMT
US urges Israel to probe teen beating
State Department concerned by video clip showing American-born teenager being beaten by Israeli paramilitary police.
Last updated: 06 Jul 2014 02:45 GMT
US eases uniforms for religious observance
Religious articles of clothing are now allowed in the US military as long as they do not jeopardise "unit cohesion".
Last updated: 23 Jan 2014 06:36 GMT
Anti-Sharia and anti-feminist: The case of North Carolina
North Carolina's anti-Sharia law also strictly regulates abortion clinics.
Last updated: 07 Sep 2013 21:06 GMT
Exile the Obama way
Through utilisation of the federal No-Fly list, authorities are increasingly subjecting individuals to de facto exile.
Last updated: 05 Feb 2013 07:40 GMT
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'Enough is enough': US anti-racism protests
'Justice for All' demonstrations swell across the US over the deaths of African Americans in police encounters.
Uruguayans cautiously welcome former inmates
Six former Guantanamo detainees are now free in Uruguay with some hailing the decision to grant them asylum.
Australia's indigenous incarceration crisis
Disproportionately high number of Aboriginal people in prison highlights inequality and marginalisation, critics say.
Canada's sexual harassment at work problem
Nearly half of Canadians have suffered inappropriate advances on the job - and the political arena is no exception.
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