As Canadians, we shouldn't blame U.S. President Donald Trump for the rise of hatred here. He may have emboldened the so-called alt-right in Canada, but it was flourishing long before his election.
The current aggressive version of Islamophobia in Québec is unique to the province. We need a critical re-interpretation of our own history to build a Québec freed from our old racist patterns.
The world's loudest hater of 'fake news' is also a brazen peddler of insidious misinformation.
There's still far too much we don't know about hate crimes in the US – and that affects how we study and enforce these crimes.
With its "Pro hijab" Nike has mainstreamed what is generally considered as an oppressive and marginalised garment.
Bill 62 is likely to trigger even tenser controversies on Quebecois identity before next year's provincial election. A historical perspective helps us understand the connection to Quebec sovereignty.
A lurch to the right in central Europe runs into a familiar obstacle: the tricky maths of coalition.
The recent Edmonton attack raises questions about a new type of terrorism and the different methods required to stop it. Labelling such attacks as the work of a "lone wolf" obscures a larger problem.
Sikhs, Hindus and men with beards have reported anti-Muslim hate crime.
In a suburban hair salon, a Muslim woman suddenly feels unwelcome in the country she has loved for 40 years.
The process of decolonising research methodology is an ethical, ontological and political exercise rather than simply one of approach and ways of producing knowledge.
It's been 16 years since the terrorist attacks of Sept. 11, 2001. Understanding what propelled al-Qaida's attacks could help guard against further violence.
New survey data show that Muslim Americans are the most negatively perceived religious group in the US and are often victims of Islamophobic attacks. How are they responding? By getting organized.
FBI data show that in 2015 anti-Muslim hate crimes spiked to the highest level since 2001. A scholar finds political rhetoric correlates to both sharp increases and decreases in hate crime.
For decades, India's Hindu and Muslim populations have been at odds, and it comes down to more than just religion.
A new report finds that Islamophobia is prevalent in Australia – to ignore it would only entrench the problem more deeply.
Experiences of LGBT asylum seekers in Netherlands flies in the face of the much-vaunted Dutch reputation for tolerance.
Fed by the far-right, Islamophobia continues to make it into the mainstream – where it's eagerly received by some.
The north London mosque has worked hard to recover from the dark days of the 1990s. It didn't deserve to become the victim of extremism.
A man has been arrested after driving a van into worshippers near a mosque in north London.