Islamophobia is prejudice against, hatred towards, or fear of Muslims or of ethnic groups perceived to be Muslim. While the term is widely recognized and used, both the term and the underlying concept have been criticized.Scholars have defined it as a type of racism, but this has been contested. Commentators charge that the concept of Islamophobia has been used to marginalize criticism of more radical variants of Islam by conflating it with prejudice against Muslims.The causes and characteristics of Islamophobia are still debated.
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