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Honey Maid Ad Embraces Diversity, Challenges Islamophobia

Honey Maid Ad Embraces Diversity, Challenges Islamophobia

Honey Maid, the famous Graham cracker brand behind such delectable pleasures as “Morning Sticks” and “Teddy Grahams,” has thrown its cap in the ring of pluralism. In a new advertisement that is part...

Presidential Candidates and Mosque Visits: A Powerful Gesture of Solidarity to American Muslims

Presidential Candidates and Mosque Visits: A Powerful Gesture of Solidarity to American Muslims

It is critical to call out demagogues and bigots and to hold them accountable to their Islamophobic statements. It is equally critical to highlight the peacemakers and the bridge builders. The latter might...

Is Trump Right on Torture?

Is Trump Right on Torture?

In the wake of the Belgium terrorist attacks, Republican presidential front-runner Donald Trump has double-downed on his position in favor of torture. In a recent telephone interview with CNN’s Wolf Blitzer, Trump argued “we...

Muslims Not Welcome: Vast Majority of GOP Voters Agree with Trump

Muslims Not Welcome: Vast Majority of GOP Voters Agree with Trump

Sources: New Hampshire primary exit poll. South Carolina primary exit poll. Super Tuesday exit polls. Second Super Tuesday exit polls. Poll conducted in Georgia. December ABC News/Washington Post nationwide poll of likely voters. December Bloomberg nationwide poll of likely voters. December...

New Poll on American Muslims Sheds Light on Politics, Patriotism, and Prejudice in 2016

New Poll on American Muslims Sheds Light on Politics, Patriotism, and Prejudice in 2016

On Tuesday, the Institute for Social Policy & Understanding (ISPU) released a new survey of American Muslims. It comes at a critically important time for this religious community, which has found itself —...

Trump Says “Islam” Hates America. Here’s Why That’s Not True.

Trump Says “Islam” Hates America. Here’s Why That’s Not True.

In an interview with Donald Trump that aired on Wednesday on CNN, Anderson Cooper asked the Republican presidential frontrunner if he thought “Islam is at war with the West.” “I think Islam hates us,”...

Is the Hijab “Passive Terrorism?”

Is the Hijab “Passive Terrorism?”

Recently, a report exposed a U.S. government white paper that links the hijab to the spread of violent extremism.  As first revealed by The Intercept, the U.S. Air Force Research Laboratory published pseudo-analysis from...

Donald Trump — Wrong About Muslims

Donald Trump — Wrong About Muslims

Mr. Trump, the kids can hear you (and other ways Muslim children are experiencing Islamophobia)

Mr. Trump, the kids can hear you (and other ways Muslim children are experiencing Islamophobia)

The recent execution-style murders of two reported American Muslim men – including a teenager – of Sudanese descent in Indiana comes with suspicion about possible motives.  With the execution-style murders of three American...

After Chapel Hill Shootings, Attacks on Muslims Increased

After Chapel Hill Shootings, Attacks on Muslims Increased

February 10, 2016 is the first anniversary of the murders of Deah Barakat, Yusor Abu-Salha, and Razan Abu-Salha, the young American Muslims who were shot and killed by their neighbor in Chapel Hill,...

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