Wednesday, September 30, 2020
America banned Muslims long before Donald Trump

America banned Muslims long before Donald Trump

Originally published in the Washington Post on August 18, 2016 Donald Trump’s calls for a ban on Muslims entering the United States and, more recently,...
What is the way forward?

On Anti-Semitism, Islamophobia & Fictitious Alliances – Muslims & Jews in America – what...

The complex and often contentious relationship between American Jews and Muslims witnessed two momentous events that produced divergent results and emotions. On the one...
The Politics of Arab and Muslim American Identity in a Time of Crisis: The 1986 House of Representatives Hearing on Ethnically Motivated Violence Against Arab-Americans

The Politics of Arab and Muslim American Identity in a Time of Crisis: The...

"The Politics of Arab and Muslim American Identity in a Time of Crisis: The 1986 House of Representatives Hearing on Ethnically Motivated Violence Against...
Özil story: Soccer, double standards and Islamophobia

Özil story: Soccer, double standards and Islamophobia

"Özil story: Soccer, double standards and Islamophobia" Mesut Özil, the German National Team player, posted a letter on July 22, 2018 explaining his reasons for...
Remembering is a Political Act

Remembering is a Political Act

"Remembering is a Political Act" On January 29, it will be two years since Alexandre Bissonnette shot and killed six Muslims and injured many others...
Reports of Islamophobia: 1997 & 2017

Reports of Islamophobia: 1997 & 2017

"Reports of Islamophobia: 1997 & 2017" by S. Sayyid & AbdoolKarim Vakil The Road Travelled Earlier this month the Runnymede Trust launched a new report, "Islamophobia: Still...
A Documentation Centre for the Institutionalisation of Criminalisation of Muslims

A Documentation Centre for the Institutionalisation of Criminalisation of Muslims

"A Documentation Centre for the Institutionalisation of Criminalisation of Muslims" The Austrian Integration Minister has finally presented the long announced establishment of the "Documentation Centre...
The Rising Far-Right in Eastern Germany

The Rising Far-Right in Eastern Germany

"The Rising Far-Right in Eastern Germany" This weekend, two major German states will go to the ballots. Sachsen and Brandenburg, two politically quite different states,...
Between virus and violence: The horror of being Muslim in India

Between virus and violence: The horror of being Muslim in India

"Between virus and violence: The horror of being Muslim in India" Two weeks after Donald Trump's visit to New Delhi, the ascending Indian public intellectual...
Rural America Would Benefit From More Muslim Families

Rural America Would Benefit From More Muslim Families

"Rural America Would Benefit From More Muslim Families" Days before the 12th anniversary of the September 11th terrorist attacks, 40 members of the San Angelo,...