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, 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...
The 'Muslim Exclusion Act' and America's rising xenophobia

The ‘Muslim Exclusion Act’ and America’s rising xenophobia

"The 'Muslim Exclusion Act' and America's rising xenophobia" By a vote of 5-4, the U.S. Supreme Court handed down a decision to uphold President Donald...
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 ...
Professor Tariq Ramadan & France's Islamophobia

Professor Tariq Ramadan & France’s Islamophobia

"Professor Tariq Ramadan & France's Islamophobia" Professor Tariq Ramadan's case and the solitary confinement he faces in a French prison sheds some light on the...
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...
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...
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 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...

Negotiating Alliances in the Age of Islamophobia

Originally posted on hatembazian.com What do Islamophobic figures like Daniel Pipes, Steve Emerson, Wafa Sultan and Nonie Darwish have in common? Many answers come to mind,...