The Brexit vote did not make this; but it has made this kind of hatred legitimate. The BBC's constant allowance of UKIP into political debates which their support did not warrant is partly to blame for this as well. They have always been a racist party; little different than the BNP; NF: Britain First, or The British Union of Fascists in the thirties.
We fought and defeated it then; we can do it now.
Calling it Islamaphobia makes it seem less nasty as well. It is Racism!
12:41 AM (11 minutes ago)