Kicking Islamophobia: France, the World Cup & the enduring Problem of Racism

Kicking Islamophobia: France, the World Cup & the enduring Problem of Racism

"Kicking Islamophobia: France, the World Cup & the enduring Problem of Racism" Let me admit something before starting these lines of thought. Like most soccer games before, I...

CVE by Any Other Name

CVE by Any Other Name Video captured the disruption of a CVE workshop Friday morning that led to the arrest of two people Friday morning...
The Geography of Islamophobia

The Geography of Islamophobia

"The Geography of Islamophobia" Just months after the brutal murder of American Muslim Nabra Hassanen, who was assaulted and killed in June 2017 in Virginia, it...
Love jihad reloaded: Part I

Love jihad reloaded: Part I

"Love jihad reloaded: Part I" The History The 1920s in UP beheld an outbreak of organized propaganda campaigns and inflammatory appeals by Hindutva politicians against luring...
Lack of a Muslim Response to Islamophobia

Lack of a Muslim Response to Islamophobia

One valid question that poses itself when dealing with contemporary Islamophobia is how such a large number of people belonging to a single religious...
"ISLAMOPHOBIA, ONE YEAR LATER"

ISLAMOPHOBIA, ONE YEAR LATER

"ISLAMOPHOBIA, ONE YEAR LATER" A year has passed since six were killed and nineteen other Muslims injured in a shooting by Alexandre Bissonnette at the...
Opposing the Rise of State-Sponsored Islamophobia

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...
Trump, Islamophobia and the New McCarthyism

Trump, Islamophobia and the New McCarthyism

A purported secret document is being used by the Islamophobes, Alt-right operatives, Israel and Arab lobbyists in order to push for a presidential executive...
Trump’s Islamophobia & the ‘Europeanization’ of US Politics

Trump’s Islamophobia & the ‘Europeanization’ of US Politics

A Fundamental Critique? Many commentators as well as politicians in the past few weeks have easily criticized one of the first decrees of the new...
Othering Islam and Muslims in America

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...