Denmark’s ‘ghetto plan’ and the communities it targets

Residents of largely Muslim neighbourhoods face increased penalties for crimes and ‘Danish values’ lessons for children. At the end of each year, the Danish government publishes a list of what it classifies as the country’s “ghettos”. There are currently 28. Areas where more than 50 percent …

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Militant Monk Modernises Muslim Marriages

Ven. Athuraliye Rathana Thera’s private bill in the parliament to remove altogether the MMDA, apparently to save under-aged Muslim girls from being married forcibly, and to modernise Muslim marriage and divorce, though looks progressive to the uninitiated, yet, should be viewed in the wider context of …

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CAA: UP Police Totally Communalised, Tortured Me, Says Activist Sadaf Jafar

The political activist and teacher was released on bail three weeks after she was arrested for protesting against the Citizenship Amendment Act. Jafar has accused the Uttar Pradesh Police of physical assaulting her in custody. Sadaf Jafar smiled as she walked out of jail and into …

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Myanmar, China and now India: Is Muslim dignity so cheap?

According to Amit Shah, the national President of India’s ruling Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), “Infiltrators [Muslim immigrants] are like termites in the soil of Bengal. The BJP Government will pick up the infiltrators one by one and throw them into the Bay of Bengal.” Such terminology …

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Inside China’s Push to Turn Muslim Minorities Into an Army of Workers

The Communist Party wants to remold Xinjiang’s minorities into loyal blue-collar workers to supply Chinese factories with cheap labor. China is relocating Uighurs and other Muslim minorities to urban areas as part of a contentious labor program. The Times obtained rare footage taken inside one. The …

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