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With its progressive history in the modern world, France seems to have thrown it all away. The recent decision to ban the wearing of hijabs is not about emphasizing secularism; it is about hindering Muslim women's rights.

France Bans the Hijab: A Bill Against Muslim Women and Children

Gabriela McGrath Moreira, Staff Writer April 16, 2021

About 5.7 million Muslims live in France, which makes this European country home to the largest population of Muslims in Europe. However, the large population is not an indicator for a lack of Islamophobia....

Ramadan is a holy month in Islam spent self-reflecting. This year, it is spent in self-quarantine.

Ramadan in Quarantine: the Worst Type of Hangry

Jana Faour, Reviews and Copy Editor May 5, 2020

After the first week of self-quarantine, it became clear that the only thing to look forward to daily was snack breaks. 48 days in, nothing has changed. However, as if the luck of humanity has not already...

Two women in one of the many Muslim detention centers in Xinjiang, China.

China’s Concentration Camp Secrets are a Blatant Ethnic Injustice

Annabella Rivera, Staff Writer October 19, 2019

Since 2014, Muslims residents of Xinjiang, China have been mysteriously admitted into "re-education" camps, and these camps are extremely secretive and kept from the public eye. Until recently, the Chinese...

A Syrian Refugee sits in on an integration class.

Burqas or Bikinis?

Pablo Hanono, Staff Writer October 2, 2017

Due to the impending crisis in the Middle East, a flood of Syrian refugees have come into Western Europe. Individual countries and the European Union (EU) have been trying to effectively deal with both...

Is American Sniper just a documentary or is it something much more.

American Sniper – Patriotic or Borderline Offensive?

Robert DeDonatis, Staff Writer February 11, 2015

American Sniper is a documentary film about the life of American sniper Chris Kyle, and how he struggles to maintain his wellbeing while facing the challenges of war, such as killing civilians with no...

The increased number of terrorist attacks has caused  a widespread hatred towards Muslim people, called Islamophobia.

Islamophobia

Bhargavi Pochi, Editor January 21, 2015

On Jan. 7, 2014, Islamic terrorists massacred 12 cartoonists at Charlie Hebdo headquarters in Paris, France. Subsequently, on Jan. 9 another Islamic terrorist held French citizens hostage in a Kosher...

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