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Katie Hopkins: the viral power of an anti-Muslim falsehood on Twitter

by TellMAMA | Feb 24th, 2020 | News

A viral tweet from the far-right commentator Katie Hopkins further demonstrates the need for Twitter…

How far-right fake news continues to go viral on Twitter

by TellMAMA | Feb 5th, 2020 | News

A viral and inflammatory falsehood about ‘Muslim-only housing’ in London exemplifies the need for Twitter…

Muslim man targeted for his beard and faith by an aggressive driver

by TellMAMA | Feb 3rd, 2020 | News

The Metropolitan Police are investigating the anti-Muslim and Islamophobic abuse directed towards a Muslim man…

“Look at your headscarf,” Muslim woman abused and assaulted by a group of young women

by TellMAMA | Jan 28th, 2020 | News

A Muslim woman had her hijab pulled in a targeted assault after walking past a…

Analysis: why do the UK-born children of migrants feel more discriminated against?

by TellMAMA | Jan 21st, 2020 | News

The children of migrants born in the UK are more likely to feel discriminated against…

White supremacist sticker removed from Sunderland bus stop

by TellMAMA | Jan 15th, 2020 | News

A white supremacist sticker which appeared on a bus stop in Sunderland over the weekend…

Vodafone advisor ‘laughed at Muslim customer for fasting in Ramadan’

by TellMAMA | Jan 13th, 2020 | News

The mobile giant Vodafone has denied claims that a Muslim customer was taunted and mocked…

Fact check: Are there three million Muslims in England?

by TellMAMA | Jan 9th, 2020 | News

Two viral news articles, published in major British tabloids, last week made a bold claim:…

Racist ‘P*ki Muslim paedos’ graffiti spotted in Birmingham

by TellMAMA | Jan 7th, 2020 | News

Racist graffiti accusing Muslim and Pakistani men of being paedophiles has reappeared on the same…

How a debunked anti-Muslim falsehood continues to endure

by TellMAMA | Jan 3rd, 2020 | News

It began with a leading question, saturated in the same racialised falsehood it linked thousands…