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Muslim Protests

Iconic Lights Go Out Across Germany To Protest Anti-Islam Movement

The Huffington Post | Carol Kuruvilla | Posted 01.11.2015 | Religion

Refusing to become backdrops for hate, famous landmarks across Germany went dark on Monday in protest of a growing anti-Muslim movement. The Cologn...

Understanding Middle Eastern Reactions to 'Innocence of Muslims'

Chase F. Robinson | Posted 11.26.2012 | World
Chase F. Robinson

The YouTube video "Innocence of Muslims" can now be added to a lengthening list of portrayals of Muhammad that have led to violence, both threatened and real, along with calls for censorship. Especially given the rank amateurishness of this video, why does it provoke so?

Walking in a Muslim's Moccasins: A Different Perspective on the Muslim Protests

Zaman Stanizai | Posted 11.23.2012 | World
Zaman Stanizai

With Muslim faith and fancy lands and resources under continuous military and media attack for more than a decade, we should not be surprised at their resentment.

Muslim Protests Break Out In Greece

AP | DEMETRIS NELLAS | Posted 11.23.2012 | World

ATHENS, Greece — Greek riot police used tear gas and pepper spray to disperse Muslim protesters who clashed with officers Sunday during a rally ...

The Arab Protests and Anti-Semitism

Abraham H. Foxman | Posted 11.21.2012 | World
Abraham H. Foxman

We thought that once the story got out that the filmmaker of was a Coptic Christian, and not Jewish, the conspiracy theory would die down, and the anti-Semitism with it. But instead it has gone viral at warp speed.

France Bans Protest Over Prophet Mohammad Cartoons

Reuters | Posted 11.21.2012 | World

* French premises abroad closed; Paris on alert * Cartoons have stoked Muslim fury over anti-Islam film * National Front...

Pakistani Protesters Clash With Police Over Anti-Islam Film

AP | LARA JAKES and HAMZA HENDAWI | Posted 11.20.2012 | World

CAIRO — Behind the anger over a film mocking the Prophet Muhammad, public protest is giving way to measured debate over free speech in the new M...

Al Qaeda Threatens Attacks On U.S. Diplomats

AP | PATRICK QUINN and CHRISTOPHER TORCHIA | Posted 11.18.2012 | World

KABUL, Afghanistan — Islamic militants sought Tuesday to capitalize on anger over an anti-Islam video that was produced in the United States, sa...

The Problem With the Middle East Is the Middle East

Ben Barber | Posted 11.17.2012 | World
Ben Barber

Americans of every political stripe must accept that what we do or don't do will not change the way of life in countries from Morocco to Pakistan.

You Give Muslims a Bad Name

Ruzan Sarwar | Posted 11.17.2012 | World
Ruzan Sarwar

If the Muslim world, with all its law-abiding, productive moderates and progressives, allows itself to fall victim to its extremist factions, there will never be peace.

Anti-Islam Film Backlash: Violence Breaks Out In 3 More Countries

AP | ABDULLAH KHAN | Posted 11.17.2012 | World

TIMERGARAH, Pakistan -- Hundreds of protesters demonstrating against an anti-Islam film torched a press club and a government building in northwest Pa...

U.S. Deploys Forces In Midst Of Anti-American Protests

AP | LOLITA C. BALDOR | Posted 09.16.2012 | World

ABOARD A US MILITARY AIRCRAFT -- U.S. Defense Secretary Leon Panetta says the turmoil raging across the Muslim world is likely to continue into the da...

Feds Question Man Involved In Anti-Islam Film

AP | Posted 11.15.2012 | Los Angeles

LOS ANGELES — A Southern California filmmaker linked to an anti-Islamic movie inflaming protests across the Middle East was interviewed Saturday...