All Articles on Islamophobia

 Even though the having the infamous Watchlist declared unconstitutional can be seen as a significant win for the Muslim American community, the remedy requested by the Plaintiffs is narrow and is unlikely to affect the many other policies that target Muslims. (Photo: Getty) Views
Admitting the Terrorism Watchlist Was Unconstitutional is Important, But Not Nearly Enough
We must acknowledge the totality of the U.S.' collateral damage, from those subject to extra scrutiny at airports to those being bombed in their home countries for nothing more than adhering to Islam.
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Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi attends a conference in Russia in 2017. News
Gates Foundation Award for Indian PM and 'Despot-in-the-Making' Narendra Modi Draws Anger From Rights Advocates
"Are Trump and Bolsonaro next?"
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A laborer working on a new detention center being built for people who are not included in a "citizens register" in Kadamtola Gopalpur village, in Goalpara district, some 170km from Guwahati, the capital city of India's northeastern state of Assam. News
'Red Flag for Whole World': Undocumented Workers in India Fear They May Soon Be Prisoners in Detention Camps They Are Building
"This is the world that the global war on terror made."
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Charles M. Kupperman, the acting national security advisor, has been criticized for his views in the past. News
Bolton's Replacement Charles Kupperman 'Another Islamophobe,' Charge Critics
"In Washington, D.C. today, the more things change, the more they stay the same."
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A picture taken on August 10, 2019 shows medics with a stretcher near the al-Noor islamic center mosque where a gunman, armed with multiple weapons, went on a shooting spree in the town of Baerum, an Oslo suburb. - The gunman injured one worshipper before being arrested, police and witnesses said. (Photo: Terje Pedersen/AFP/Getty Images) Views
After Terror Attack at Oslo Mosque, What if Trump Spoke About White Supremacists the Way He Does Islam?
Valhalla Awaits!
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Yamileth Lopez holds a photo of her deceased friend Javier Amir Rodriguez at a makeshift memorial for victims outside Walmart, near the scene of a mass shooting which left at least 22 people dead, on August 6, 2019 in El Paso, Texas. Rodriguez was a sophomore at Horizon High School and was killed in the shooting. A 21-year-old white male suspect remains in custody in El Paso, which sits along the U.S.-Mexico border. (Photo: Mario Tama/Getty Images) Views
In the US Killing Fields, We're Now Way Past "Thoughts and Prayers Are Not Enough"
It's long past time to say the crisis is a crisis of white supremacy and racist xenophobic violence—rooted in US history but now enabled and encouraged and cheered on by a white supremacist racist xenophobic president
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George W. Bush's penchant for saying that in executing the war against Iraq he was carrying out "God's will."(Photo: Screenshot) Views
The Abuse of Religion to Foster Extremism Is a Universal Phenomenon
When it masks a political agenda or when it justifies violence either by groups or state actors, it becomes a danger
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'Look at My Record': Omar Rejects Suggestion That As Muslim, She Must Condemn Al Qaeda and FGM More Often Than Other Lawmakers
"Does this need to be on repeat every five minutes?" the congresswoman asked. "Should I be like, 'So today I forgot to condemn al-Qaeda, so here's the al-Qaeda one, today I forgot to condemn FGM, so here it goes?'"
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Rep. Ilhan Omar takes a selfie with Rep. Rashida Tlaib and political activist and professor Angela Davis at an event outside the U.S. Capitol on April 30, 2019. News
Attacks Meant to 'Silence' First Two Muslim Women in Congress Won't Succeed, Says Rep. Ilhan Omar
"I think we are seeing what happens when people really see these attacks for what they are."
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Mosques in the U.S. are increasingly targeted by death threats against Muslims and attacks. News
'No One is Taking Any Chances': US Mosques Hold Active Shooter Drills Ahead of Ramadan
"We want to do everything we can after putting our trust in Allah that we take the means necessary for people's safety as well."
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