February 16, 2011 19
It is only when people want to build mosques, start community groups, etc, that the question of what a culture is becomes urgent.
January 24, 2011 183
This April, France will ban Muslim women from wearing face-covering veils. But one French woman Kenza Drider explains why she refuses to take off her niqab and why she’ll take her fight to the European Court of Human Rights if she gets fined.
September 23, 2010
Racial stereotyping doesn't help anybody. Putting Muslims against Christians in Australia, rather than both living happily and freely in a secular society brings down both sides. Andrew Bolt should take note, says Irfan Yusuf.
September 13, 2010
The amount of lies, hate and confusion swirling around the United States right now about Muslim people and Barack Obama is staggering. This isn't what America is supposed to be about, writes Nicolas Kristof.
September 13, 2010
The twin towers of the World Trade Center held a Muslim prayer room, a popular and calm place. It's an important fact to remember amongst all the mosque near Ground Zero vitriol: Muslims and Islam have always been a part of life there.
August 19, 2010
Scott Bridges experiences sunset in Cairo during Ramadan, when residents spill onto the street to get their first bite to eat and drink after a long hot day in the holy month fast.
May 5, 2010 31
Once a jolly swagman...
February 4, 2010
Immigrants must adhere to and embrace the values of their adopted countries, says Greg Sheridan. In western societies, like France and Australia, that means equality for women, and burqas have no place.
October 23, 2009 9
You’ve heard of tabloid media going after thick sheiks. Now some are even using fake sheiks. And even our PM is being questioned on whether their citizenship should be stripped.
October 19, 2009
My godless heart leaps with joy when I see brave, veiled Muslim women walking in Australian streets, says Dick Gross. But what's an atheistic, pro-feminist Jew doing praising the Islamic veil?