muslim

  • Neo-Nazis Use Discord Chats to Promote New Zealand Copycat Shootings

    May 10, 2019
    When an Australian neo-nazi murdered 50 Muslim worshippers at two mosques in Christchurch, New Zealand in March 2019, he was playing into a pre-existing online racist subculture that encourage the kind of attack he carried out. The gunman placed himself in a lineage of white…...
  • Minneapolis Muslim Community Calls Emergency #NoMuslimBanEver Rally

    June 29, 2018
    Minneapolis, MN – Unicorn Riot was live June 26, 2018 in downtown Minneapolis to cover an emergency rally in response to a 5 to 4 Supreme Court ruling upholding Donald Trump’s travel ban. The ban, which targets five predominately Muslim countries, has been called a…...
  • Anti-Muslim “March Against Sharia” Rally in Denver Met with Resistance

    June 10, 2017
    Denver, CO – The anti-muslim extremist group ACT for America organized a “March Against Sharia” in multiple cities across the US today. Unicorn Riot was on the ground documenting the event in Denver, as well as a planned antifascist counter-protest. Around 3 PM the “March…...
  • Thousands Flood Downtown Minneapolis for #MuslimBan March

    February 2, 2017
    Minneapolis, MN – On January 31st, thousands converged in downtown Minneapolis between the Federal Building and City Hall to protest a travel ban which targets seven predominately Muslim countries. Unicorn Riot was live on the scene for the rally and march. To view the rally…...
  • Minneapolis ‘Resisting the Muslim Ban’ Community Meeting Draws Hundreds

    January 30, 2017
    Minneapolis, MN – On January 29th, hundreds of Minneapolis residents came together at Brian Coyle Community Center in the Cedar Riverside Neighborhood of Minneapolis. One of the speakers at the night’s event would refer to Brian Coyle as “the heart and home of the Minneapolis…...
  • Islamophobia & Anti-Blackness Confronted at #OurThreeBoys Rally

    March 2, 2016
    Minneapolis, MN – On February 29th, 2016 a group of youth, the newly organized Young Muslim Collective (YMC), held an #OurThreeBoys / #OurThreeBrothers remembrance event at Coffman Union on the University of Minnesota Twin Cities campus. Unicorn Riot was LIVE for this event. Purposed as…...
  • Muslim Flight Attendant Suspended Due to Islamophobia

    September 15, 2015
    The recent suspension of Charee Stanley for refusing to serve alcohol to passengers in accordance with her religious beliefs has drawn comparisons with the case of Kim Davis. According to recent media outpourings, both Kim Davis, the county clerk suspended for refusing marriage licenses to…...