Tag: Arson

Right-Wing Australians “wishing that Muslims were burnt to death” in Mosque

  A suspected arson attack was reported by 7 News Melbourne. 7 News Melbourne posted the details in regards to this arson attack on their Facebook page. They said that vandals had torched an Islamic centre in Melbourne’s north, on Lowson Street in Fawkner and sprayed words on the building. Many comments left on the Facebook… Read More ›

A Man Is In Court On Charges For Alleged Mosque Arson Attack

  The Kent Messenger reports on the charging of a man with attempted arson with intent to endanger life after lit tissue paper was found in the letterbox of a mosque in Folkestone while the imam was inside. Philip Donovan, 28, has been charged with the offence, which carries a possible life sentence, and a… Read More ›

7 Anti-Muslim Incidents That Happened Since The Chapel Hill Murders

By Imraan Siddiqi / Stop Islamophobia Now In 2012, the American Muslim community experienced one of the biggest upticks of violence and harassment that the community has ever seen. Eleven years removed from 9/11, there was a seemingly unexplainable rash of attacks against mosques, including arson, vandalism and even shots being fired at different Islamic… Read More ›

As Houston Islamic Centre Burns, Fire-Fighter Posts, “Let It Burn…Block The Fire Hydrant.”

David Harris-Gershon (The Troubadour) On Friday morning, part of the Quba Islamic Institute in Houston went up in flames, and local firefighters spent over an hour battling the blaze before extinguishing it, saving the institute’s school and mosque. The building set ablaze, which stored religious books, was completely destroyed, and came after the center’s staff… Read More ›

Muslim School Burned Down In What Investigators Say Is Likely An Arson Attack

By Zaid Jilani The arson attack was the third incident of Islamaphobic violence this week. Unfortunately, the execution of three Muslim students in Chapel Hill was not the only Islamophobic violence that happened this week. The same week, an Arab American family was assaulted in Dearborn, and now in Houston comes a horrible story of… Read More ›

Map: 51 Anti-Muslim Incidents in France

Source: Tellmamauk.org

Sweden: Protesters Denounce Arson Attack On Swedish Mosque

DTT: Islamophobia = Anti-Muslim bigotry, racism is a serious matter in Europe. Hate crimes against Muslims women and men have increased rapidly. Fascists, right-wingers feel emboldened by right-wing politicians and hence they think they can abuse and attack innocent Muslims women. It is great joy to see Swedes to confront anti-Muslim bigotry and be in… Read More ›

Arson Attack On Swedish Mosque Injures Five

By Bob Pitt – IslamophobiaWatch.co.uk An arsonist set fire to a mosque in central Sweden on Thursday injuring five people, police said, as the country grapples with a political crisis caused by the rise of the extreme right. “Somebody threw an object through a closed window and afterwards a fire started inside,” police spokesman Lars… Read More ›

CCTV Cameras Stolen Just Hours Before Arsonists Target Islamic Centre

By Chris Slater – ManchesterEveningNews.co.uk A minibus was torched outside building on Regent Street in the early hours Arsonists torched a minibus outside as Islamic Centre hours after ripping out CCTV cameras to avoid detection. Police were called to the site, on Regent Street, Newton Heath, shortly before 11:30pm yesterday after reports two men were… Read More ›

Mosque Fires In Germany Trigger Concerns Of Islamophobia

By Daily Sabah Suspected arson attacks on mosques attended by Turks in Germany raises concerns about a rise in Islamophobia and racism. In Germany alone 81 attacks targeting mosques were carried out since 2012 ISTANBUL — A Turkish delegation comprised of officials from Turkish Parliament’s Human Rights Committee and head of Turks Abroad and Related… Read More ›