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Religious circumcision needs child consent, charity says

Jewish and Muslim parents should wait until sons are old enough to agree to ritual circumcision, Norm-UK to tell conference. Parents should not circumcise...

Switzerland: Swiss Gov’t Opposes Minaret Ban

The government reiterated on Wednesday, August 27, opposition to a campaign by the far-right Swiss People's Party (SVP) for a referendum on banning minarets...

Rights Panel Rights Action Against Maclean’s Magazine

The Canadian Human Rights Commission has dismissed a complaint against Maclean's weekly news magazine over a controversial article on the future of Islam. The...

Spanish minister under fire for criticizing Islamic headscarf

Bibiano Aido, Spain's Equality Minister, has recently angered Muslim by criticizing the hijab/headscarf, alledging that the garment undermines the rights of women. Not all...