Tag Archive: Islamophobia

Khan Osman Sulaiman: Rising Islamophobia, Are Muslims In Singapore Walking On A Tightrope?

Ahok got 2 years jail in Indonesia for blasphemy and the world cries foul. Yes its jail time. Not murder. When The Rohingyas were persecuted, not many were outrightly denouncing the Myanmar government for its crimes against humanity. Islam got…
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Shanmugam Calls On US And World To Pay Attention To Radicalism In SEA

Singapore’s Minister for Home Affairs, K Shanmugam, has called on the United States (and the world) to pay attention to the rise of “political Islam” and radicalism in Southeast Asia. Mr Shanmugam, who was delivering a keynote speech in Washington…
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Prominent Muslim Scholars Assembling To Discuss Rising Levels Of Islamophobia In Britain

An event due to be held in London and Yorkshire in England has been billed as the event of the year. There has been a rise in Islamophobia, Islamic principles and practices are under the spotlight, and Muslims are being…
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Muslim Netizens Up In Arms Over Irresponsible Islamophobic Comment

Some in the Malay-Muslim community are up-in-arms over a comment found in Ambassador-at-large, Bilahari Kausikan’s Facebook post. A Facebook user commenting on the ambassador’s sharing of Reuters article, ‘Trump says new order on refugees is not a Muslim ban’, said:…
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Singapore Must Guarantee Equality To Minorities: Shanmugam

Faced with issues such as growing Islamophobia and religious extremism, Singapore must never allow xenophobia and majoritarianism to override the protection and guarantee of equality – particularly to minorities, said Singapore Home Affairs and Law Minister K Shanmugam on Wednesday…
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