From Cable Street to Brexit: how a chilling wave of racism echoes down the decades
With racism and Islamophobia on the rise across London and the UK, it seems the tensions and dangers of 1936 still echo today.
What is more threatening? A woman in a burkini? Or Tony Blair in a suit?
Should we appease Islamophobes through banning religious clothing?
France’s burkini ban exposes the hypocrisy of its secularist state
If France really holds freedom of expression as sacred , it needs to reflect on how it can build bridges with its minority communities.
Why are Islamic swimsuits and headscarfs a security threat?
French law says a woman wearing the burqa in public infringes the “rights and freedoms of others” who might be offended by it.
I created the burkini to give women freedom, not to take it away
It was my first time swimming in public and it was absolutely beautiful.
Police must treat attacks against Muslims as hate crime
Maz Saleem: We need to address the rise in Islamophobia which has been instigated by right-wing politicians on both sides of the Atlantic
Abuse of Muslims is now mainstream. I never thought my children would see this
The promotion of hatred and fear has been mainstreamed to the extent that there is now little outcry when a mosque is attacked.