…“I want to let people know that’s it’s not a bad thing to stand up for yourself when you’re getting mistreated,” Sgt. Cesilia Valdovinos, 26, tells Yahoo Lifestyle.
She alleges that her troubles began in June 2018, when her brigade commander, Col. David Zinn, granted her approval to wear a hijab with her uniform; from that time forward, she claims, her hijab triggered “extremely hateful” behavior towards her, including repeated vitriol and harassment….more: yahoo
Forced Assimilation: Chinese authorities in #EastTurkestan are cutting dresses of Uyghur Muslim women because they are too long…more: freedomsherald.org
very promising opening 20 minutes for Liverpool in tonight’s Champions League final against Real Madrid turned to heartbreak when Mohamed Salah was forced off injured inside a half-hour. After a nasty collision with Real Madrid’s Sergio Ramos, Salah landed unfortunately on his shoulder….more: balls.ie
As many as 1 million Chinese Muslims are believed to have been detained in the camps. They are primarily from the province of Xinjiang, which has stubbornly resisted Beijing’s efforts to instill Chinese culture. Former inmates of the camps have now told The Washington Post just how far China is willing to go to crush opposition….more: newsweek.
The so-called “home stays,” announced by the government, target farmer households in southern Xinjiang,…”MORE: CNN
“These are the people who have been expelled unjustly from their homes * only for the reason that they said, “Our Lord is Allah.” (The Holy Qur’an, 22:40)
Asylum seekers given free food and housing complain they are forced to wear coloured wristbands to collect meals
Read more: The Guardian