‘Unprotected & Exposed’: Reasserting Islamophobia As A Type Of Racism

It was, perhaps, no surprise to many, when in 2019, how the Conservative’s rejected the definition of Islamophobia put forth by the All-Party Parliamentary Group (APPG) on British Muslims by arguing that it required “more consideration”. After all, this is the same political party that opted to be spearheaded by an individual who compared Muslim women wearing the burqa to “bank robbers” and “letterboxes”.