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The definition of Islamophobia

Published Tuesday, May 14, 2019

General debate on the definition of Islamophobia.

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A general debate on the definition of Islamophobia will take place in the Commons Chamber on Thursday 16 May 2019. The debate was originally scheduled for 11 April 2019.

The subject of the debate was determined by the backbench Business Committee following an application by Wes Streeting MP and Anna Soubry MP. The debate will take place on the motion that: This House has considered the definition of Islamophobia. 

This Debate Pack contains information on definitions of Islamophobia, statutory provisions relevant to Islamophobia and statistics on Islamophobia in the UK.




Commons Debate packs CDP-2019-0086

Authors: Yago Zayed; Sally Lipscombe; Grahame Allen; Douglas Pyper; Previn Desai

Topics: Religion and faith communities, Religious discrimination

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