Last night, Al Furqan Islamic Information Centre, in Noble Park, was vandalised with radical anti-Muslim messages. Recently, tensions have grown due to global events which have led to damaging and vandalism of Muslim […]
Sheikh says family of teen shot dead are devastated but that many youths lose their way, not only Muslims.
Shorten labels Bernardi a member of ‘team idiot’ for attempting to revive changes to Racial Discrimination Act
Opposition Leader Bill Shorten called on Prime Minister Tony Abbott to pull Senator Cory Bernardi into line over his suggestion to change the Racial Discrimination Act.
We call for calmness and vigilance in face of growing Islamophobia and distrust of Muslims in Australia.
Islamic Council of Victoria (ICV) PRESS RELEASE Tuesday, September 24 2014 It is with deep sorrow that we note last night’s tragic events. Events that, on face value, should not have cost […]
A far north Queensland mayor says he’s deeply saddened that vandals have spray-painted a mosque with the word “evil”. Vandals have spray painted the word “Evil” across a far north Queensland mosque […]
AN anti-mosque protest on the Sunshine Coast has turned ugly this morning as verbal clashes erupted between anti-Islamists and students supporting freedom of religion.
Muslim leaders say questions are mounting about what evidence police had to justify yesterday’s massive anti-terrorism raids in Sydney and Brisbane.
The history of Muslims in Australia stands testimony of the concern that Muslims have towards the safety and security of Australia and all its citizens. The Muslim community has never threatened or harmed any person or institution in Australia. We affirm that this has been our history in the past and our vision for the future.
Where is the police to investigate this terrorist threat?
As a result of the two and a half hours detention for an alleged “routine baggage search” the respected Imam missed his flight and was unable to travel along with his group of Australian pilgrims on their way to perform the Hajj.
Australian Muslim community organisations wish to reassure all Australians that they have nothing to fear from their Muslim neighbours who want peace and security for everyone regardless of religion.
The Abbott government has proposed drastic changes to Australia’s current anti-terrorism laws.These laws, if enacted, will have massive ramifications on the rights of all Australians, especially targeting Islamic communities.
To cheers of ‘go the rednecks’, the full meeting of the city council voted to scrap the proposal by 10 to 5.
The question hardly asked and barely answered was how real or credible was the security threat posed by the so-called Islamic State to the West?
The page not only incited hate against the Muslim community, but also sought to intimidate and target members of the local council who approved the planning proposal for a Mosque in Currumbin.
The Australian National Imams Council (ANIC) wishes to reassure all Australians that they have nothing to fear from their true Muslim neighbours who want peace and security for everyone regardless of religion. The safety of Australia is a shared aspiration of all citizens.
US strategy would be very different if the White House truly cared about ‘freedom, justice and dignity’ Presidents lie. They lie about lots of things, big and small, to protect or enhance […]
Tony Abbott should duck. Labor is unelectable. The Greens are ineffective. And News Limited has no moral compass.
Another American war “on behalf of” the people of the Middle East is imminent. That it is directed against Islamic State is not an adequate cover for what may well be the real goal: to consolidate American hegemony again through new military bases and full control over oil wealth.