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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  • How the Hashtag #JeSuisCharlie Contributes to French Unity

    … French SEO Executive Subina Siddiqi revisits the barbaric acts carried out in Paris last week. Being distanced from France and her relatives, it is through social media that she realised the horror of the events. Here she writes as a tribute to the victims. What Happened? On Wednesday 7th of January, the offices of Charlie Hebdo in Paris were…

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