Opinion

The resurrection of 'new atheism'

As white supremacy reigns supreme in the US, a new book seeks to bring back to the fore one of its ideological branches.

Hamid Dabashi

by Hamid Dabashi

Hamid Dabashi

Sri Lanka bombings

Suspicion stalks Sri Lanka's Muslim community after bombings

Fearing backlash many Muslims are avoiding venturing out as hardline group NTJ is blamed for blasts that killed 253.

Suspicion stalks Sri Lanka's Muslim community after bombings

Racism

US man arrested for threatening Democratic politicians

Police say the man threatened Ilhan Omar, Rashida Tlaib, Eric Swalwell and Cory Booker.

US man arrested for threatening Democratic politicians

Islamophobia

Ilhan Omar says death threats increased after Trump tweet

Omar accuses Trump of encouraging hate after he tweeted edited video suggesting she had been dismissive of 9/11 attacks.

Ilhan Omar says death threats increased after Trump tweet

United States

'Disgusting, dangerous': Trump slammed over 9/11 Ilhan Omar tweet

Outrage after Trump tweets video making it appear Muslim politician downplayed September 11, 2001 attacks.

'Disgusting, dangerous': Trump slammed over 9/11 Ilhan Omar tweet

Opinion

The problem with Muslim celebrity culture

A failed giveaway trip to New Zealand illustrates all that is wrong with Muslim celebrity activism in the US.

Vanessa Taylor

by Vanessa Taylor

Vanessa Taylor

New Zealand attack

NZ mosque attacks suspect to undergo mental tests

Survivors and relatives of victims of Christchurch shootings pack court room as suspect appears by video link.

Mental health test ordered for New Zealand mosque attacks suspect

New Zealand attack

50 murder charges for NZ mosque attacks suspect

The 28-year-old to make second appearance in court on Friday, three weeks after the attack where 50 people were killed.

NZ mosque attacks suspect Tarrant to face 50 murder charges

New Zealand attack

Australian senator blasted for NZ mosque attack comment

Anning suggested a link existed between Muslim immigration and violence following mosque attack that killed 50 people.

Senator Anning blasted for New Zealand mosque attack comment

Opinion

When it comes to Islamophobia, we need to name names

The world should know the name of the Christchurch terrorist and the names of those who inspired anti-Muslim terror.

Hamid Dabashi

by Hamid Dabashi

Hamid Dabashi

New Zealand attack

Christchurch attack: Mosque survivor says he forgives gunman

Thousands stand in silence in New Zealand as the names of 50 victims are read out, two weeks after mosque shootings.

Opinion

The Samjhauta acquittals: Hindu terror goes unpunished in India

The Indian government and judiciary have shown little willingness to deliver justice in 'saffron terror' cases.

Apoorvanand

by Apoorvanand

Apoorvanand

New Zealand attack

NZ police probe mosque-attack ties after man dies in standoff

Cache of firearms found at Christchurch man's home, and he later dies from a stab wound after police surrounded his car.

NZ police probe mosque-attack ties after man dies in standoff

The Listening Post

Christchurch attacks: Islamophobia in the media

Are media outlets to be blamed for sowing the seeds of the hate unleashed in Christchurch?

New Zealand attack

New Zealand to probe role of spies, guns in mosque attacks

Prime minister announces NZ will hold a Royal Commission of Inquiry, the country's highest form of investigation.

New Zealand to probe role of spies, guns in mosque attacks