National Entry-Exit Registration System

National Entry-Exit Registration System

National Entry-Exit Registration System: Arabs Muslims and Southeast Asians and Post-9/11 “Security Measures” Hatem Bazian University of California, Berkeley “In the hours and days immediately following ...
Foundations promoting 'brand Israel' also funding Islamophobia

Foundations promoting ‘brand Israel’ also funding Islamophobia

"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...
The US' sectarian playbook in the Muslim world

The US’ sectarian playbook in the Muslim world

"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...
Bosnian Genocide and Islamophobia: Marking and Unmarking History

Bosnian Genocide and Islamophobia: Marking and Unmarking History

History is an open-ended book, constantly edited and re-edited by multiple authors and divergent interests. As academics, we are trained to examine history from...

American Muslims and the Specter of Fear

Originally posted on hatembazian.com The election of Trump in the recent U.S. election has unleashed a wave of fear among Muslims and communities of color...
From Granada to Guantanamo: The torturing of the Muslim subject

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...
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...

Disenfranchising the Palestinians

"Disenfranchising the Palestinians" On Nov. 2, 2017, Palestinians mark the hundred-year anniversary of the Balfour Declaration, a letter from British foreign secretary Lord Arthur James...
Trump, the White House, & the den of Islamophobes

Trump, the White House, & the den of Islamophobes

"Trump, the White House, & the den of Islamophobes" While growing up, reading the adventures of Ali Baba provided steady stimuli for my imagination and...
The Refugee: the Commodified Human

The Refugee: the Commodified Human

During a summer immersion course on immigration and refugees, we had the honor to be visited by Yousif, a Sudanese refugee “living” in Paris...