definitions

Islamophobia: The Right Word for a Real Problem

Islamophobia: The Right Word for a Real Problem

The history of American and European interactions with Muslims around the world is long and complex. Over time, geopolitical events abroad — wars, conflicts over natural resources including land and oil, and domestic...

Why We Should Ditch The Phrase “Moderate Muslims”

Why We Should Ditch The Phrase “Moderate Muslims”

“Moderate Muslims” is a descriptor we’re all familiar with. Media commentators, politicians, and even Muslim leaders use it to describe the Muslims we don’t hear about every day in the news: the non-terrorist,...