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Towards the Ban of the Veil for French Women under 18?

Early April, the French Senate started to discuss the Bill aiming at reinforcing the Republican principles (a novlangue expression to talk...

Islamic group accuses Republicans of fostering anti-Muslim sentiment

A Florida Islamic group is accusing some Republican Party lawmakers and local party organizations of fostering anti-Muslim sentiment.   The Council on American-Islamic Relations, or CAIR,...

Update: Dutch MPs to Oppose Ban on Ritual Slaughter

14 December 2011   A debate in the Netherlands over a proposed ban on ritual slaughter continues with a majority of senators in the upper house...

Last Eid for Halal Sacrifice in the Netherlands?

7 November 2011 Given the proposed ban on ritual sacrifice in the Netherlands, which has passed the lower house of parliament and is awaiting a...