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Amidst a second COVID-19 lockdown, Macron is facing mounting international backlash and a boycott of French goods over his comments about Islam

Diplomatic tensions between Turkey and France are rising with the European Commission calling on Turkey to refrain from verbal attacks. French officials have stated that religious sites are on “high security” after protests have grown across the Middle East and Muslim world. Charlie Hebdo also published a cartoon mocking Turkish […]
Amidst a second COVID-19 lockdown, Macron is facing mounting international backlash and a boycott of French goods over his comments about Islam
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Trump has officially turned the GOP into the QAnon Party

It’s possible that President Donald Trump has changed the Republican Party forever, turning the “Party of Lincoln” into the Party of the Paranoid Racist Internet Troll. Trump’s embrace of far-right fringe candidates and the QAnon conspiracy theory are horrible, but predictable. Congressional Republicans refusing to rebuke them is a full-on […]
Trump has officially turned the GOP into the QAnon Party
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A former far-right political candidate who believed a conspiracy theory about the Notre Dame fire tried burning down a French mosque as ‘revenge’

Notre-Dame Cathedral was ablaze in April, and investigators identified an electrical short-circuit as a likely origin of the fire. However, a conspiracy theory that the fire was made at the hands of Muslim attackers caught hold with some far-right extremists. Claude Sinké, a former candidate for France’s far-right National Rally […]
A former far-right political candidate who believed a conspiracy theory about the Notre Dame fire tried burning down a French mosque as ‘revenge’
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TONY ABBOTT: ‘Islamophobia hasn’t killed anyone’

Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull has agreed with his British counterpart Theresa May that there is too much tolerance of extremist material on social media. He flagged a stronger international push against IT companies, including Apple, Facebook and Twitter, whose platforms are used by terrorists for communications and radicalisation. “They, of […]
TONY ABBOTT: ‘Islamophobia hasn’t killed anyone’
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Thousands are sharing this infographic on what to do if you see Islamophobia

The rise of ISIS and the actions of “lone wolf” terrorists claiming ties to Islamic extremists has had devastating consequences for the Muslim community. In Australia, some Muslims have been subject to racial vilification and attacks. While a survey by the University of South Australia’s International Centre for Muslim and […]
Thousands are sharing this infographic on what to do if you see Islamophobia