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Free choice and its discontents: Germany debates Muslim women’s attire

What is the meaning of the religious attire worn by some Muslim women? Are hijab and niqab hallmarks of the retrograde nature of Islam?...

Racism and far-right bias: Germany’s intelligence and policing institutions under scrutiny

Mesut Özil’s resignation from the Germany national football team after a racist witch-hunt that had blamed him and his Turkish heritage for Germany's poor...

Women’s Mosque of America hosts first Friday Prayer in Los Angeles

On Friday, January 30th, 2015 the Women's Mosque of America hosted its first Friday Prayer at its location in Los Angeles. Founders and co-Presidents,...

Muslims and the N.Y.P.D.

May 25, 2014 New York City’s police commissioner, William Bratton, made the right decision last month when he said he would disband a unit used...