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China's Muslim oppression is sneaking into the heartland and targeting the Hui minority

Hui Muslims leave the Laohuasi Mosque after Friday's prayer in 2018 in Linxia, ​​Gansu Province, China. (Johannes Eisele / AFP / Getty Images) LINXIA, China – Two years ago, alarming signs began to appear in this Muslim pocket in China's heartland. Prayer calls, once broadcast by local mosques, fell silent. The Koran, which was banned from sale, disappeared from the …

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The crew of American Airlines feel uncomfortable with Muslim men on the flight

Two Muslim men have filed suit against American Airlines at the US Department of Transportation, claiming that their flight was canceled after being racially profiled by the crew. "It really was the scariest, most humiliating day of my life," reported one of the men at a news conference on Thursday. LAKE IT: AMERICAN AIRLINES PASSENGER REQUESTS WOMAN'S BLISTER SPRAY BLOOD …

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Muslim men blame racist profiling for flight cancellation

Image Rights Reuters Caption The airline claimed to have canceled the flight for "concerns of a crew member and a passenger". Two Muslim men in the US have called for an investigation after claiming that they have been subjected to a racist and religious profiling on a flight to Dallas in comfortable flying with the men. "It was the most …

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The Sikh legislature receives acclaim after urging Johnson to apologize for "racist comments" on Muslim women

A Sikh lawmaker on Wednesday called on British Prime Minister Boris Johnson to apologize for the "derogatory and racist comments" he made on Muslim women last year. The House of Commons, Tanmanjeet Singh Dhesi, condemned the Tory leader for it as he described Muslim women in a newspaper column. In it, Johnson compared women carrying burqas with "mailboxes" or "bank …

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Signs of the times: China's capital ranks Arabian Muslim symbols

PEKING (Reuters) – Authorities in the Chinese capital have ordered Halal restaurants and food stalls to remove Arabic characters and symbols related to Islam from their signs. The Arabic script on the sign of a Halal grocery store can be seen on July 19, 2019 near Niujie in Beijing, China. Photographed July 19, 2019. REUTERS / STRINGER Employees at 11 …

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Man Accused of Twitter Threat to Lynch Muslim Lawyer

When a Muslim lawyer in Virginia was threatened by a stranger on Twitter last year, he reported it to the social media company and federal agencies. Attorney Qasim Rashid had no idea who wrote the tweet in March 2018, depicting a man who had been lynched, along with the words, "Look at your fate." But Last week, 36-year-old Rashid was …

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Opening prayer called "divisive" when the first Muslim woman in Pennsylvania House swears

State Rep. Stephanie Borowicz was on the ninth "Jesus" of her opening prayer in the Pennsylvania State House when other lawmakers felt uncomfortable. Spokesman Mike Turzai, their Republican, looked up – but Borowicz glanced at a 100-second ceremony that some of her colleagues dismissed as an offensive, discriminatory and Islamophobic demonstration just before the legislation scolded her first Muslim wife …

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