Google updates Islam-related search results to curb hate speech — IINA News Agency

 Terms such as “jihad,” “Shariah” and “taqiyya” now return mostly reputable explanations of the Islamic concepts Image from Investopedia. California (IINA) – Results for queries about Islam and Muslims on Google have been updated amid public pressure to lessen disinformation from hate groups on the world’s largest search engine. However, activists who have worked to…

Donald Trump: Make America Hate Again (Documentary Video)

Reich-Wing Watch Published on 16 Mar 2016 The following documentary examines the many parallels between Donald Trump and Adolf Hitler. Trump’s right-wing populism, Islamophobia, racism, and nationalism has gained him support from white supremacists who say their groups are growing drastically thanks to Mr. Trump. In a recent interview Donald Trump refused to disavow the…

“We’ve reached this situation where things are very, very tense, and obviously will affect students here,”— ‘Muslims wonder what’s ahead’|

Muslims wonder what’s ahead: As rhetoric rises nationally, members of Harvard community ponder how to safeguard and support the rights of all — Harvard Gazette When he was in school on Long Island, N.Y., Yaseen Eldik was just another kid. Then 9/11’s hijacked jets crashed into the twin towers, and life changed for the American-born…

Glenn Greenwald on How to Be a Terror "Expert": Ignore Facts, Blame Muslims, Trumpet U.S. Propaganda — Democracy Now org video

Source: democracynow Published on 13 Jan 2015 http://democracynow.org – Who are the so-called terrorism experts? In the wake of the Paris attacks, the corporate media has once again flooded its news programs with pundits claiming authority on terrorism, foreign policy and world events. We discuss the growing and questionable field of “terrorism experts” with three…

Islamfeinde tappen im Dunkeln: ‘Deutschland ist No-Pegida!’ German Public against Pegida group (Anti-Islam rallies) — MiGAZIN de (In German language)

Berlin, Stuttgart, Köln, Kassel, München, Würzburg oder auch Hamburg stellten sich am Montagabend quer. Mehrere Tausend Demonstranten setzten ein Zeichen gegen Pegida. Der Dom und das Brandenburger Tor schalteten aus Protest die Lichter ab. Aus Protest gegen “Pegida” wurde die Außenbeleuchtung des Kölner Dom abgeschaltet © MiG In mehreren Städten haben sich am Montagabend Tausende…

Interview mit Farid Hafez: Wo endet Islamkritik und beginnt Islamfeindlichkeit? — MiGAZIN de (In German)

Wenn über den Islam gesprochen wird, heißt es oft, er sei rückständig und totalitär, frauenfeindlich und mit der Demokratie nicht vereinbar. Solche Aussagen, erklärt der Wiener Politologe Farid Hafez, seien bereits islamfeindlich. Aber er sagt auch, dass man Muslime nicht gegen alle Kritik in Schutz nehmen sollte. Farid Hafez © Bundeszentrale für politische Bildung (bpb)…

Video: What is the Truth About American Muslims? Questions and Answers

  Interfaith Alliance and Religious Freedom Education Project of the First Amendment Center release answers to frequently asked questions on religious freedom and American Muslims. Event Oct. 11, 2012, at the National Press Club, Washington, D.C. Source: 1stAmendmentCenter ->>>>><<<<<-

5 Examples of Supreme Muslim Tolerance – Muslim Matters org

As we see the images of burning embassies and burnt flags unfolding across the Muslim world, it is easy for non-Muslims (and some Muslims too) to jump to the conclusion that there is an inherent lack of tolerance amongst “religious” Muslims. A lot of this is down to the hypocrisy of trying to judge others…

Who Speaks for Islam: What a Billion Muslims Really Think — Link TV

In a roundtable discussion, host Ray Suarez interviews author Reza Aslan (No god But God; How to Win a Cosmic War) and Dalia Mogahed, Executive Director of the Gallup Center for Muslim Studies and co-author of the groundbreaking book Who Speaks for Islam?: What a Billion Muslims Really Think. This program draws upon Ms. Mogahed’s…

Islamophobia, Anti-Americanism, Arab Spring – Harvard Magazine Com News

 Nicholas Burns, Prince Alwaleed bin Talal, and Ali Asani participated in a panel on Islamophobia, anti-Americanism, and the Arab Spring at Loeb House on February 8. Photograph by Jon Chase/Harvard News Office Islamophobia is a problem in the United States, and anti-Americanism is a problem in the Arab world. Those conflicting realities were the idea…

Stealth Halal Jihad Turkeys – By Aziz Poonawalla at City of Brass

  My friend Wajahat Ali, who was lead author on the Center for American Progress’ “Fear Inc.” Islamophobia report, has a satirical bit out about Pamela Geller’s lunatic ravings about halal turkeys (which Charles Johnson ably mocked at LGF earlier with follow-up). The article is at LoonWatch which has done serious yeoman’s work over the…

A New Video Series launched on 100 Questions About Islam – British Council Org

BRITISH COUNCIL, UNITED NATIONS ALLIANCE OF CIVILIZATIONS AND TOP US UNIVERSITIES RELEASE VIDEO SERIES 100 QUESTIONS ABOUT ISLAM Washington; New York; Columbia, MO (August 2, 2011) – A new video series launched today provides commentary and insight on current perceptions of Islam and Muslim cultures and the challenges faced in fostering cross-cultural dialogue between Muslim…