My old family house in the Nuseirat refugee camp in Gaza was recently rebuilt by its new owner, into a beautiful three-story building with large windows adorned by red frames. In Israel’s most recent and deadliest war on Gaza, the house sustained significant damage.
International human rights movement came into being with the formulation of the Charter of the United Nations and through frequent references to the horrendous nature of crimes committed against ordinary people during the World War II.
The Muslim world faces daunting human rights challenges in the 21st century. We are witnessing that incidents of intolerance, discrimination and negative stereotyping against Muslim minorities are on the rise in Western countries.