With all this talk of the ‘Iranian threat’ – let’s look at the real threat to the United States.
The lack of coverage and outrage on the large number of Islamophobic attacks on mosques and Muslims in the USA in the last few weeks show that the government is truly in denial or, more likely, simply indifferent to the resulting racism from its foreign policies.
Optimizing the swing vote.
A former peacemaker and a black man from Chicago’s Southwest Side are seeing gentrification and social stratification in a whole new way this summer
One of the most pernicious misunderstandings in the Muslim world about Americans is that they are dour religious fanatics.
When my college advisor told me about the Washington Seminar, I was so excited just thinking about having an internship in Washington DC, where the political sausage is made. Little did I know, my college campus had few internships that I qualified for. It wasn’t likely that I would be offered an internship at one of the many conservative think tanks in the DC area. Besides, what a member of Congress would do with a Palestinian student is beyond me!
Sacha Baron Cohen loves to mock all things Arab and Muslim. All three of his most popular movies have gone out of their way to vilify Arabs and Muslims. Now, as brave men and women in the Arab world courageously and resiliently face down the despots that have beaten and killed them, Baron Cohen portrays a dictator.
The die was cast on the sanctions during the summer of 2009, a senate staffer said, “It was basically understood that sanctions were going to go through.”
Shubnum Khan has something to say.
Husam Zakharia illustrates the meaning of Shaima Alawadi’s murder and Islamophobia.