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Omar Khadr: A Muslim Between Canada & the West

"Omar Khadr: A Muslim Between Canada & the West" This article was originally published on the ReOrient blog: https://www.criticalmuslimstudies.co.uk/omar-khadr-a-muslim-between-canada-and-the-west/ Omar Khadr has had a lot written...

From Granada to Guantanamo: The torturing of the Muslim subject

"From Granada to Guantanamo: The torturing of the Muslim Subject" Teaching a summer course on Muslim Decolonial Thought in Granada, Spain, brought me again into...

Countering Violent Extremism Coming to a Church Near You

"Countering Violent Extremism Coming to a Church Near You" On March 22, 2016, I was invited to participate on a House Congressional briefing on countering...

Opposing the Rise of State-Sponsored Islamophobia

"Opposing the Rise of State-Sponsored Islamophobia" Trump’s electoral victory exposed our deep divisions. As some Americans believed we were progressing toward a more inclusive, post-racial...

Brief Notes on Islam & Islamic Feminisms

Brief Notes on Islam & Islamic Feminisms I want to start by recognizing my teachers on the subject of women and Islam: Asma Lamrabet3 ,...

Epistemic Islamophobia & Colonial Social Sciences

This paper is about the way epistemic racism shapes contemporary discussions on Islamophobia. The first part is a discussion about epistemic racism in the...

Launchgood Ramadan Campaign

Launchgood Ramadan Campaign: Islamophobia is the new status quo Islamophobia has left the Muslim community vulnerable and facing grave danger. Racist rhetoric has already translated into violent...

Human Rights and Anti-Semitism after GAZA

HUMAN RIGHTS AFTER GAZA Any discussion of Human Rights today needs to acknowledge the following three postulates: 1st Postulate: Human Rights in the mid 20th century...

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...