Islamophobia hides under the cloak of gender equality

Tabbaa, Mohamad; Morsi, Yassir
May 2013
Green Left Weekly;5/15/2013, Issue 965, p12
The author reflects on the islamophobia, a prejudice hatred and irrational fear of Muslims, issue in Australia. He states that islamophobia can be defined as over-determining and inappropriate suspicion on Muslims and islamophobia is practiced in Australia to maintain the dominance of Australian culture. He also mentions that such cultural practice is disguised under the gender equality norms.


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