Anti-Muslim incidents in the US surged in 2023, report finds – JURIST

Written by on April 3, 2024

Complaints of anti-Muslim bias in the US reached a record high in 2023, according to a report released Tuesday by the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR). The civil rights group received 8,061 complaints of anti-Muslim incidents last year, marking the highest number of complaints reported in the group’s 30-year history.

The report found that complaints increased by 56 percent in 2023 from the previous year and that immigration and asylum, employment . . .

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