islamophobia

A video of a woman on a racially-motivated rant posted by a comedian reportedly taken at a Virginia-area Trader Joe’s grocery store has gone viral, as the video has been viewed 1.2 million times. The alleged incident, which has not confirmed by the grocery store, took place on Saturday at the Reston, Virginia Trader Joe’s. The video […]

“It does us a disservice to rush into what we think this is.” – Ali Velshi   More details are emerging about Omar Mateen, the man who opened fire at a Orlando nightclub early Sunday morning, killing 49 people and injuring over 50 more. Authorities are questioning and considering filing charges against his wife Nor […]

AMuslim store owner in Queens, New York is still in shock over an attack that police are treating as a hate crime, NBC4 New York reports. The incident happened Saturday, when Piro Kolvani entered Fatima Food Mart, owned by Sarker Haque. Kolvani walked into the store and acted erratically before screaming “I’m gonna kill Muslims,” and began punching Haque in the […]

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Simmons, who will appear on NewsOne Now with Roland Martin Thursday morning to discuss his decision to blast his friend, took to the entertainment website GlobalGrind.com to urge Trump to "stop the bullsh*t."

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Officials are looking into a possible hate crime in which a severed pig’s head was thrown in front of a North Philadelphia mosque. According to Philly, the incident happened around 11 p.m. on Sunday. Surveillance cameras caught a suspicious red van driving near the Al Aqsa Islamic Society. The vehicle drove past the mosque twice; the second time, the pig’s […]

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Fed up with the caricature that is Trump, the GOP quickly distanced themselves after Monday night's circus, most seeming to understand just how outrageous, hateful and damaging Trump's anti-Muslim rhetoric could be.

Republican presidential hopeful Ben Carson on Monday stepped up his anti-Muslim rhetoric in an effort to draw and hold onto evangelical voters in early primary states, chiefly in Iowa, which is known as a bastion of religious conservatism. The move comes amid rising competition from ex-Hewlett-Packard executive Carly Fiorina, who catapulted over the retired pediatric […]

UPDATED: Wednesday, September 16, 2015 2:43 PM EST  Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg has invited Ahmed Mohamed to the company and praised him for his creativity. UPDATED: Wednesday, September 16, 2015 1:10 PM EST President Obama has tweeted his support for Ahmed Mohamed, asking the teenager to come to the White House to show off his homemade clock. UPDATED: […]