Qu'ran

online extremism

A Danish Politician Is Raising Money Burning Qurans on YouTube

Rasmus Paludan has reportedly made more than $1,500 using YouTube’s “Super Chat” function.
Tess Owen
6.5.19
Culture

My Family Always 'Passed' as White, Until We Didn't

Each of my siblings' names, skin, hair, and religious observances earned us different levels of privilege.
Mike Miksche
8.22.17
indonesia

A Christian governor in Indonesia is on trial for insulting Islam

Kathleen Caulderwood
12.14.16
News

The VICE Morning Bulletin

Obama warns against "crude" nationalism across the world, an advisor claims the Trump team is considering a Muslim registry, "post-truth" is chosen as word of the year by Oxford, and more.
VICE Staff
11.16.16
The Sick Day Issue

A Gift From Guantanamo Bay

'VICE' correspondent Gianna Toboni tells us about the Qur'an she was given by a former Guantanamo Bay guard.
Gianna Toboni
9.26.16
News

Prayers and Protests at Australia's Most Controversial Mosque

Parramatta Mosque, where 15-year-old Farhad Jabar prayed before shooting a police employee, has become the site of the latest conflict between anti-Muslim activists and their opponents.
Jed Smith
10.12.15
News

Calling Bullshit on the Internet's Islamophobic Memes

Words aren't necessarily true just because they're superimposed over an image.
Mike Pearl
9.24.15
Europe

Quran Fragments Found That Date Back to Time of Prophet Muhammad

Radiocarbon dating has revealed the parchment, held at a library at the University of Birmingham in the UK, is one of the oldest known fragments of the Muslim holy book in existence.
VICE News
7.22.15
middle east

Syrian President Assad's Government Has 'Revised' the Holy Quran

State media reported that Assad said that he had commissioned a "new standard version" of Islam’s primary religious text in order to minimize the risk of misinterpretation.
VICE News
7.16.15
africa

Children Held Without Charge After Raids on 'Boko Haram Training Camps'

The students — some as young as five years old — were detained after their Quranic schools in northern Cameroon were raided, Amnesty International said on Friday.
VICE News
6.19.15
asia & pacific

'Justice Has Not Been Served': One Year Sentence for Afghan Police Who Failed to Stop Mob Killing

The family of Farkhunda, who was fatally beaten and burned by a mob in Kabul while police stood by, say the lenient sentence is just the latest failure of the Afghan justice system.
Ali M Latifi
5.19.15
middle east

Family of Afghan Woman Murdered by Mob Says She Was 'Devoted to Islam' and Did Not Burn the Quran

We spoke to the father and brother of the 28-year-old woman whose horrific killing Thursday near a shrine in Kabul was captured in graphic video footage.
Ali M Latifi
3.21.15
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