Waithera Sebatindira

European Muslims Are Being Discriminated Against In Public Life

Muslims across the European continent are being prevented from engaging in public life due to Islamophobic prejudices. The EU’s fundamental rights agency carried out a survey in late 2015 and early 2016 which involved 10 500 Muslims in 15 countries, including France, Germany, and the UK. 40% of respondents had […]

New U.K. Immigration Policies Will Likely Break Up Families

Earlier this month, a leaked document from the U.K. Home Office revealed the Conservative Government’s post-Brexit immigration policy. One key takeaway is that this policy will weaken reunion rights for E.U. nationals in Britain. The leaked draft states that withdrawing from the Court of Justice of the European Union (CJEU) […]

Will ‘Black Lives Matter’ In Britain Too?

Last Monday, around 150 protesters brought a London high street to a standstill in protest of the death of Rashan Charles. Charles, a 20-year-old father, died after being chased and apprehended by local police in the city. CCTV footage, which has been widely circulated online, allegedly shows Charles entering a […]

Trump’s Muslim Ban: How It Affects Individual Rights And US Cultural Minorities

The colloquially-termed “Muslim ban” is an executive order signed by Donald Trump, current President of the United States, on March 6th of this year. It places travel limits to the US on individuals from Libya, Sudan, Somalia, Syria, Iran, and Yemen – all countries with Muslim-majority populations. The ban also […]