Muslim hate crime

Muslim leaders warn Newcastle that a rise in Islamophobia is pushing more people into illegal right-wing groups.

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Professor warns of far-right's use of internet abuse

A Teesside University Professor has warned that the far-right is now using the internet 'far more effectively' to insult and abuse muslims.

"Clearly, the far-right is utilising the internet to disseminate its anti-Muslim vitriol more widely and more effectively. Of the organisations that are specifically identified, the English Defence League, rather than the BNP, is by far the most active organisation making its presence felt in this particular domain.

– Professor Copsey, Report Author