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British Muslim woman dragged on sidewalk in London

A Muslim woman standing outside Poundland, a British variety store chain (file photo)A British Muslim woman has been dragged by her hijab along the sidewalk in what is said to be a “sickening” hate crime.The 27-year-old woman was grabbed from beh...

Dutch judges find Geert Wilders guilty of hate crime

Dutch judges have found the far-right leader of the Freedom Party (PVV), Geert Wilders, guilty of racial discrimination against people of Moroccan origin in the Netherlands, but levied no punishment against him.Judge Hendrik Steenhuis, who presided t...

US black woman faces jail after being dragged naked by police

Denise Stewart, 50, is seen in a screenshot on the ground with just her underwear.An African American woman in New York City could spend a year in prison for allegedly assaulting an officer after being dragged from her apartment and left naked in a p...

Hate crimes up in Michigan since Donald Trump's election

A Muslim woman seen walking past a wall spray-painted, "Muslims go home" (File photo)The US state of Michigan has seen a dramatic increase in hate crimes ever since Republican Donald Trump hammered his Democratic rival Hillary Clinton in the November...

US judge of South Carolina declares mistrial in police killing of black man

This image grab shows former police officer Michael Slager (R) shooting at Walter Scott during a traffic stop.A judge in the US state of South Carolina has declared a mistrial in the prosecution of a white former police officer who shot dead an unarm...

Two US Muslim women subjected to hate crime

A Muslim woman in New York (File photo via AP)Two Muslim women in the US state of New York have been injured in what officials describe as a hate crime.On Monday, a uniformed city transit employee was pushed down the stairs at Grand Central Term...

No charges against Charlotte cop after killing African American

This AFP file photo taken on September 21, 2016 shows a protester holding up her hands during a demonstration against police brutality in Charlotte, North Carolina.A police officer, who recently killed an African American in the US state of North Car...

Charlotte protesters demand justice after no charges filed in police killing of black man

A large number of demonstrators have taken to the streets of the US city of Charlotte to protest against a decision to not charge an officer in the shooting death of an African-American man.The protesters were angered by the release of the two-month...

Hate crimes in UK rise after Brexit vote: Study

Hate crimes rise sharply in the wake of the UK's Brexit vote. (file photo)A study by the Institute of Race Relations shows there has been a spike in hate crimes following Britain’s decision to leave the European Union (EU).The study, released on Th...

US Muslims slam stabbing death of Bangladeshi woman as hate crime

Muslims gather for the funeral of a Bangladeshi woman at the Jamaica Muslim Center in Queens, New York City on September 2, 2016.Hundreds of people have gathered at a New York mosque to hold a funeral for a Bangladeshi woman, who was stabbed to death...

Paris restaurant owner refuses to serve Muslim women

A video has emerged of a Paris restaurant owner chasing two Muslim women with headscarves out of his premises, calling them “terrorists.”The footage, filmed by a customer at the posh Le Cenacle restaurant in the...

US Maine governor Paul LePage calls Blacks, Hispanics 'enemy'

Maine Governor Paul LePage (Reuters photo)A US daily that released a video of the Republican governor of Maine referring to Blacks and Hispanics as “the enemy,” has apologized on behalf of the state for twice electing an “unfit” governor.“P...

Ex-DJ Chris Denning admits child sex offences, Does Religious Liberty Include the Right to Harass and Harm

Former BBC DJ Chris Denning has pleaded guilty to 21 child sex offences committed between 1969 and 1986. The 75-year-old, from London, admitted the abuse of 11 boys as young as eight. He denied three other offences.
by Extreme Abuse Survey on Aug 23, 2016

-Atheists Sue KC MO Over Baptist Convention?

                     (Kansas City Mo: Wikipedia) It is routine for cities to spend ‘tourist’ tax dollars (usually raised through a special extra c...
by ANSWERS For The Faith on Aug 19, 2016

Twitter permanently banned Milo Yiannopoulos on racist abuse targeting the Ghostbusters actor Leslie Jones

Leslie Jones quit Twitter after being the target of racist abuse. On Wednesday, Twitter permanently banned the conservative writer Milo Yiannopoulos as it cracked down on a wave of racist abuse targeting the Ghostbusters actor Leslie Jones. Twit...

US Justice Department sues town near Philadelphia, Pennsylvania for discriminating against Muslims

Attorney General Loretta Lynch (R) with Vanita Gupta, head of the Justice Department’s Civil Rights Division, at the Justice Department headquarters in Washington on July 8, 2016. (AP photo)...

-Nigerian Christians Feel Abandoned by Western Churches?

                  (Africa w/Nigeria: Wikipedia) Nigerian Christians, who have been continually under attack during the last several years by the Boko Haram and other...
by ANSWERS For The Faith on Jul 19, 2016

Not finding any place that will accept dogs, even

spam deleted. Thanks! 'here's to your health!'service ones. Blatantly say on phone that no dogs allowed,even when say,not a pet. Illegal. Can go to human rights but don't have time for that when looking, unless. They can make them give me the apt.
by Closer to SAne on Jul 16, 2016

-Atheist Billboard ‘Good’- Christian Billboard Message Rejected as ‘Bad’

Woe to those who call evil good and good evil, who put darkness for light and light for darkness, who put bitter for sweet and sweet for bitter! –Isaiah 5:20 (ESV) …in the last days there will come times of difficulty. 2 For people will be lovers...
by ANSWERS For The Faith on Jul 15, 2016

-UPDATE: Now 23 States Oppose Obama on Transgender School Demands

                 (President Obama: Wikipedia) So far nearly half of the states (23) have come out in opposition to President Obama’s ordinance demanding transgender bat...
by ANSWERS For The Faith on Jul 15, 2016


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