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Police Say California Mosque Stabbing Is Possible Hate Crime

John Henry Matteson was apprehended shortly after he allegedly stabbed a worshipper outside a Simi Valley mosque.

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Several Mosques Receive Same Threatening Letter, CAIR Calls for Federal Probe

The letter, which threatens that President-elect Donald Trump will “do to you Muslims what Hitler did to the Jews,” was sent to mosques from Rhode Island to California.

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Watch Amaiya Zafar Fight for Her Right to Box In a Hijab

“Times change, and rules need to change with them,” Amaiya Zafar says of the policy that bans her from wearing a hijab in the ring.

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ICYMI: California Declares August 'Muslim Appreciation and Awareness Month'

“Although the majority of Muslim Americans within California and throughout the nation strive to promote peace and understanding between all faiths, identities and nationalities … they have nonetheless been forced to endure harassment, assault and discrimination.”

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Muslim-American Women Clap Back at Trump's Islamophobic Rhetoric With #CanYouHearUsNow

The hashtag—a clarion call for Muslim women who are sick of the stereotype that says they have no voice—emerged after Donald Trump criticized Ghazala Khan’s silence during the Democratic National Convention last week.

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CAIR Distributes 'Islamophobin,' A Fake Cure for Islamophobia, at RNC

The Muslim-American advocacy group advertises the satirical drug as a cure for the Islamophobic thought and rhetoric pervading this election cycle. 

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NYPD: There Was No Racial Bias in Assault of 2 Muslim Teens Outside Mosque

The Brooklyn mosque’s director told Buzzfeed that he heard the attacker call the victims terrorists.

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Supporters Urge NYPD To Investigate Possible Bias In Attack On Muslim Man

Mohamed Rasheed Khan endured a concussion and bone fractures from an alleged beating outside a Queens, New York, mosque. 

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CAIR Debuts 'Islamophobin,' A Fake Cure for Real Islamophobia

The organization’s new campaign takes aim at Islamophobia and cure-all-medicine commercials in one fell swoop. 

VIDEO: Do Muslims, Sikhs and Hindus Feel Safer Since the FBI Started Tracking Hate Crimes Against Them?

The FBI finally started tracking hate crimes against Muslims and people perceived to be Muslim last March. One year in, do these groups feel any safer?

Two D.C. Students Expelled for Sending Bomb Threats From Muslim Classmate's E-mail

A spokesperson for the Council on American-Islamic Relations says that the incident should be considered a hate crime. 

Muslim Girl Reportedly Attacked, Called 'ISIS' at Bronx Public School

A spokesman for the Council on American-Islamic Relations says Muslim youth “have been experiencing this for quite some time.”

Cleveland Cop Under Investigation For Racist, Anti-Muslim Tweets

Officer is being investigated for racist and anti-Muslim posts, which violate the department’s social media policy.

NYPD Announces Plan to Recruit Muslim Officers

The New York Police Deparment—a force that is infamous for its widespread surveillance of Muslims—is looking to beef up its number of officers who practice Islam.

Flight Attendant Who Refused Muslim Woman Soda Will 'No Longer Serve'

The Shuttle America flight attendent who denied Muslim-American Tahera Ahmad an unopened can of cola because she could use it “as a weapon” loses her wings. 

New Report Tracks Discrimination Against California's Muslims

And those perceived to “look Muslim” too

American Muslims Sue for Being Watchlisted Without Due Process

The federal government has “unjustly and disproportionately targeted American Muslims,” the complaint reads.

Commuter Attacked for Speaking Bengali

The alleged assailant has been charged with misdemeanor assault and battery as a hate crime.

American Muslims Speak Out: 9/11 Happened to Us All

PSA’s put a new face on the Park51 debate and 9/11.