Prejudice and discrimination are attitudes and resulting actions that cause people to be treated differently. Many Muslims today actively fight against prejudice and discrimination in all its forms.
What is prejudice?
Denying somebody the right to life
Having an unfavourable view of someone before you get to know them
Taking action that stops a person having a fair chance
What is discrimination?
What is positive discrimination?
When a person with a disadvantage is given another limitation to cope with
Giving someone who is limited extra help to overcome their limitations
When an offender is put in prison to take them away from society
Why do Muslims worship standing shoulder to shoulder in a mosque?
Because there are no chairs
Mosques are small buildings
Because all Muslims are equal in worship
Which of these is a cause of prejudice?
Being born abroad
How can prejudice affect society?
It can help people understand each other
It can create an atmosphere of fear
It can make everybody happy
What is Islamophobia?
Prejudice, hatred or fear of Muslims or the Islamic faith
Not being able to understand Islam
Not wanting to learn about Islam
How does Islam view equality?
All people are equal in Islam and the only thing that differentiates them is their commitment to their religion
Only Jews and Christians are equal to Muslims
Muslims are more equal than others
Which religions make up the 'People of the Book', according to the Qur'an?
Mainly Christianity, Judaism and Islam
What does the Qu'ran teach regarding justice?
The Qu'ran teaches that justice applies only to other monotheistic faiths
The Qur’an teaches that justice applies to all humankind regardless of faith
The Qu'ran teaches that justice applies to Muslims and pagans only