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‘Separation of religion and state’ used on both sides of the...

Ilhan Omar has become the first person to wear a religious head covering in Congress at her swearing in ceremony. In November,Democrats announced a...

Boris Johnson’s comments on the burqa: Is Islamophobia being used for...

2018 has seen repeated calls for the Conservative party to launch an official inquiry into Islamophobia within its ranks to ensure that it does not accommodate racism and bigotry. Do Boris Johnson’s recent comments on the burqa reveal a culture of using Islamophobia for political gain in the party?

Gap campaign featuring girl in hijab causes mixed reactions in France

An American advertisement featuring a Muslim girl in a hijab has prompted an outcry in France. The campaign was shot in New York but...

Denmark’s burqa ban is a repeat of so many before it....

The recent burqa ban introduced in Denmark is the latest manifestation of a recurring pattern of burqa bans in Europe. These bans tend to end up backfiring, so will Denmark’s end up doing the same?