The Many Faces of Islamophobia

The Multiple Faces of Islamophobia

  Any discussion of Islamophobia today has to depart from a discussion about the cartography of power of the “world-system” for the past 518 years....
The Courage of One Man

The Courage of One Man

In 2009, the outer walls of the former Mauthausen concentration camp were daubed with the words 'The Jew was to our fathers what the...
I had a front-row seat to hate and was physically assaulted: The liberal-washing of white nationalism

I had a front-row seat to hate and was physically assaulted: The liberal-washing of...

"I had a front-row seat to hate and was physically assaulted: The liberal-washing of white nationalism" The horror of the New Zealand terror attack that...
Trump’s Authoritarian Administration

Trump’s Authoritarian Administration

As the 2016 presidential elections neared, a growing chorus of critics accused Trump of possessing traits of a burgeoning authoritarian. What was dismissed as...
Countering Violent Extremism Coming to a Church Near You

Countering Violent Extremism Coming to a Church Near You

"Countering Violent Extremism Coming to a Church Near You" On March 22, 2016, I was invited to participate on a House Congressional briefing on countering...
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...
Being a Muslim under Trump is risky. That's why many are hiding their identity

Being a Muslim under Trump is risky. That’s why many are hiding their identity

Two weeks after Donald Trump was elected president, Nora decided to remove her headscarf – for good. Weighing on the mind of the 23-year-old...
"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...