Find news and stories on RT.com on the Islamic religion and islamophobia. Islamophobia is the fear, hatred of, or prejudice against, Islam or Muslims in general. Read stories on the evolution of islamophobia, which has increased amid the recent terrorist attack in Western countries, as well as growth of radical Islam in many Arab countries. Don’t miss the stories on RT.com about terrorism and radical Islam. Follow RT to get the news and information on the appearance of the term “islamophobia.” Apparently it appeared in the end of the 20th century and became widely used in 1980-90’s. Islamophobia is most common in Western countries, as majority of their citizens are non-Muslim. Many experts believe that the increase of islamophobia in Western countries was a result of 9/11 attack in the US. Follow RT to get the news and articles on 9/11 attacks and opinions on those tragic events. Yet, the presence of Muslims grows in most of EU states, as well as in the US, which can lead to further increases in islamophobia.