This report aims to inform policymakers, school districts, educators, and researchers about the overall problems Muslims are facing in public schools as a result of an increase in Islamophobia and the lack of training schools are providing in dealing with this issue. In the post-Trump political context, many minorities have been marginalized and targeted, and Muslims have not been immune to this problem. Muslims in America have had a long history of being targets of discrimination and exclusion predating September 11, 2001, terrorist attacks (9/11).
"The US' sectarian playbook in the Muslim world" Daily news and policy discussions of the Muslim world are solely focused on recent developments and ebbs...
"Foundations promoting 'brand Israel' also funding Islamophobia" What do Canary Mission, far-right Dutch politician Geert Wilders, Robert Spencer's and Pamela Geller's American Freedom Defense Initiative...
"Islamophobia and structuring the post-Cold War new world order" The shift towards Islamophobia and using the Muslim subject as the singular global strategic threat emerged...
ISLAMOPHOBIA IN THE NEWS
FEATURED BOOK ON ISLAMOPHOBIA
From the Iranian hostage crisis through the Gulf War and the bombing of the World Trade Center, the American news media have portrayed “Islam” as a monolithic entity, synonymous with terrorism and religious hysteria. At the same time, Islamic countries use “Islam” to justify unrepresentative and often repressive regimes. Combining political commentary with literary criticism, Covering Islam continues Edward Said’s lifelong investigation of the ways in which language not only describes but also defines political reality.
FEATURED ARTICLE ON ISLAMOPHOBIA
Islamophobia is an ideological construct used by the advocates of the “Clash of Civilizations” to bring them into the driver seat in the post-Cold War era and have little to do with Islam and Muslims as a religion or a diverse 1.7 billion people living across the world.