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...
US liberal Islamophobia is rising – & more insidious than rightwing bigotry

US liberal Islamophobia is rising – & more insidious than rightwing bigotry

"US liberal Islamophobia is rising – & more insidious than rightwing bigotry" “When will Muslims step up and reform Islam?” asked the self-identified “progressive and intersectional”...
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...
Donald Trump: The Islamophobia President

Donald Trump: The Islamophobia President

Islamophobia won resoundingly tonight. Instead of the first female president, the United States got its first Islamophobia president. From start to finish, the 2016 presidential...
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,...
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...
"Two years after Québec mosque killings, Islamophobia continues to rise"

Two years after Québec mosque killings, Islamophobia continues to rise

"Two years after Québec mosque killings, Islamophobia continues to rise" The Québec City mosque massacre, the worst mass murder to take place in a house...
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...
Muslims in Austria October elections: Beware of Islamophobes

Muslims in Austria- October elections: Beware of Islamophobes

"Muslims in Austria- October elections: Beware of Islamophobes" With the campaign for elections to the Austrian National Council in full swing, a gloomy picture is...
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...