Last week’s report on widescale sexual abuse in Rotherham has put huge strain on the South Yorkshire town. With anger directed at the Muslim community, and a growing influx of the far right, Homa Khaleeli talks to residents
Shaheen Hashmat was brought up in a Muslim family and helped by the police and local authorities, after becoming a victim of abuse.
Islamophobic hate crimes are more likely to be committed against women than men, a study has claimed.
Hotline figures reveal an average of two Islamophobic incidents every day since the murder of Lee Rigby
There has been a surge of anti-Islamic attacks following the murder of Drummer Lee Rigby
Hate crimes against Muslims have soared this year, new figures have shown. Hundreds of anti-Muslim offences have been carried out across the country in 2013.
Many forces reported a particular rise in anti-Islam hate crimes following the murder of soldier Lee Rigby
Local community pulled together following death of soldier
British organization Tell Mama collects statistics on incidents of violence and hostility against Muslims. Some experts now accuse EU countries of not running a similar, large-scale database.
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