American Islamophobia’s Fake Facts

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by Arnold R. Isaacs Anti-Muslim activists in the United States were operating in a “post-truth era” and putting out “alternative facts” long before those phrases entered the language. For the last decade they have been spreading provable falsehoods through their… Continue Reading  

Bannon Welcomed Islamophobes When CPAC Banned Them

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by Eli Clifton President Donald Trump’s senior advisor Stephen Bannon has spent the past two weeks consolidating power in the White House. He helped craft an executive order banning visitors from seven Muslim majority countries and, in an unusual appointment… Continue Reading  

John Bolton’s Cozy Relationship With Anti-Muslim Hate Groups Should Disqualify Him From Public Service

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by Eli Clifton This article was first published by the The Nation and was reprinted here with permission. Copyright The Nation.  Donald Trump is not known for his political tact, but time and again he has proven that the normal rules… Continue Reading  

Why Can’t the Right Be Honest About Anders Behring Breivik?

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One of the most glaring hypocrisies surrounding the so-called “war on terror” has been the way that mass killings committed by non-Muslims have been treated as functions of mental illness while those committed by Muslims have been treated as functions… Continue Reading  

Romney Has Called For Firing Of Public Officials For Far Less Than Ties To War Criminals

Reposted by arrangement with Think Progress As more information emerges about Mitt Romney’s foreign policy adviser Walid Phares, Romney’s campaign, no doubt, will face increasing scrutiny over their decision to hire the outspoken anti-Muslim advocate. But potentially even more concerning… Continue Reading