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Trump’s Authoritarian Administration

As the 2016 presidential elections neared, a growing chorus of critics accused Trump of possessing traits of a burgeoning authoritarian. What was dismissed as...

The Courage of One Man

In 2009, the outer walls of the former Mauthausen concentration camp were daubed with the words 'The Jew was to our fathers what the...

The Multiple Faces of Islamophobia

  Any discussion of Islamophobia today has to depart from a discussion about the cartography of power of the “world-system” for the past 518 years....

Islamophobia in Muslim Countries

Is islamophobia limited to the non-Islamic world? Perhaps not. One of the more overlooked forms of islamophobia is the variety of islamophobia in Muslim...

When Indian Muslims are asked to give “Hate” a chance

The 2014 elections in India brought the icon of the Hindutva Brigade Narendra Modi to power and the immediate effect was a wave of...

Being a Muslim under Trump is risky. That’s why many are...

Two weeks after Donald Trump was elected president, Nora decided to remove her headscarf – for good. Weighing on the mind of the 23-year-old...

2017 Paris Summer Program

2017 PARIS, FRANCE SUMMER PROGRAM Demonizing and Otherizing Muslim in Civil Society Summer 2017 Location: Paris, France Dates: July 16th - 28th, 2017 Units: 3 units, Zaytuna or IRDP Certificate,...

Othering Islam and Muslims in America

Since its founding, the United States of America has constantly struggled to define its identity and to classify who belongs and who are the...

Trump’s Politics is Institutionalized Islamophobia at the Highest Level

With the newly elected president’s crackdown on Muslims, Donald Trump follows in European radical right-wing populists’ footsteps by singling out Muslims, organizing surveillance programs,...

About Visualizing Islamophobia & Data Visualization

STARTING POINT: The period of time following the November 2016 presidential election has seen an increase in hate crimes. Researchers, policymakers, and concerned agencies...