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Muslim Group Invites Islamophobic Congressman To Dinner, And He's A Total Jerk About It

The Huffington Post | Nick Wing | Posted 06.22.2016 | Politics

The Alabama Chapter of the Council on American-Islamic Relations on Monday asked Rep. Mo Brooks (R-Ala.) to apologize for previously claiming that Mus...

Hate Hurts: Organization Battles Islamophobia

Eoin Higgins | Posted 06.09.2016 | Politics
Eoin Higgins

Hate Hurts is a project designed to track and bring attention to incidents of Islamophobic discrimination and violence across the Western world.

Hate Group in Texas Threatens to Kill Muslims -- And Nobody Asks Where the Group Was Radicalized

Craig Considine | Posted 06.02.2016 | Religion
Craig Considine

An extremist group of white, presumably Christian men in Texas are training against a non-existent Islamic "uprising" by dipping their bullets in pig's blood and bacon grease to target Muslims. The fact that consumption of pork is forbidden in Islam is well-known.

Women Claim They Were Kicked Out Of Cafe For Being Muslim

The Huffington Post | Christopher Mathias | Posted 04.28.2016 | Politics

A group of women who said they were kicked out of a chic California cafe last weekend for being Muslim are considering legal action, the Council for A...

American Muslims Reclaiming Narrative Through Media

Fadumo Ali | Posted 03.23.2016 | Religion
Fadumo Ali

In response to growing anti-Muslim hate crimes, the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR) chapter in Washington state held the first ever pilot event that educates Muslims on how to approach questions from the media.

Bernie Sanders and Judaism

Arnold Steinberg | Posted 03.22.2016 | Religion
Arnold Steinberg

"Listen, Bernie got to get saved, he got to meet Jesus," observed Pastor Mark Burns last week in Hickory, North Carolina.

Is Bernie Circumcised?

Arnold Steinberg | Posted 03.21.2016 | Politics
Arnold Steinberg

Bernie Sanders: How he sees the religious revival "Listen, Bernie got to get saved, he got to meet Jesus," observed Pastor Mark Burns last week in H...

Man Allegedly Yells ‘All Of You Should Die’ To Couple That Just Want To Buy A House

The Huffington Post | Nick Visser | Posted 02.23.2016 | Religion

A Muslim couple said they were threatened by a man wielding a gun while house hunting in St. Louis, an event emblematic of the growing Islamophobia in...

How Muslims Can Win America's Heart

Stafford Betty | Posted 02.18.2016 | Religion
Stafford Betty

Joining in with other Americans, being flexible, yielding a little here and there, sharing stories, taking classes on something other than the Quran, participating in interreligious dialog--all this helps.

Judge Tosses Lawsuit Against 'Muslim-Free' Gun Store In Florida

The Huffington Post | Ed Mazza | Posted 11.30.2015 | Crime

A federal judge dismissed a discrimination case filed against a Florida gun store that declared itself a Muslim-free zone. The suit, filed in July by...

Muslims Respond To Hateful Protests With Voter Registration Drives

The Huffington Post | Carol Kuruvilla | Posted 10.09.2015 | Religion

As protestors prepare to spend this weekend demonstrating in front of Islamic houses of worship, Muslims responded on Friday by standing up for their ...

A Campaign in Saudi Arabia Challenges Young People to Rethink Their Biases

Joseph Braude | Posted 06.13.2016 | World
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Joseph Braude

A three-minute video, posted by a Saudi government-backed organization to YouTube on June 4, has garnered 150,000 views in 48 hours and sparked a discussion in the kingdom about how to stem sectarian conflict.

Jessica Schulberg

Muslim Congressmen Call On Obama Administration To Investigate Armed Rally At Phoenix Mosque

HuffingtonPost.com | Jessica Schulberg | Posted 06.04.2015 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Reps. Keith Ellison (D-Minn.) and André Carson (D-Ind.) sent a letter to Attorney General Loretta Lynch on Thursday requesting a Justic...

Jessica Schulberg

Steve King Avoids Talking About Islam After Inviting Islamophobe To Congress

HuffingtonPost.com | Jessica Schulberg | Posted 05.01.2015 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Rep. Steve King (R-Iowa) is worried about radical Islam. So worried, in fact, that he invited Dutch parliamentarian Geert Wilders to a T...

Ku Klux Klan Fliers Promoting Islamophobia Found In Washington State Neighborhood

The Huffington Post | Julia Craven | Posted 03.02.2015 | Politics

Ku Klux Klan fliers are rattling a city in Washington state, after residents found the anti-Muslim propaganda thrown in their driveways last month. ...

Julia Craven

Top Tennessee Republican: It's Time For A 'NAAWP In This Country'

HuffingtonPost.com | Julia Craven | Posted 04.13.2015 | Politics

Tennessee's House majority floor leader kicked off a scandal back home by calling for the creation of "a Council of Christian Relations and a NAAWP in...

Jaweed Kaleem

Obama's Anti-Extremist Strategy Criticized As Wrongly Singling Out Muslims

HuffingtonPost.com | Jaweed Kaleem | Posted 02.14.2015 | Religion

As the White House prepares to host a three-day summit next week on countering violent extremism, many high-profile Muslim and religious groups argue ...

Enough Is Enough: No More Tolerating Hateful Comments From Elected Officials

Wardah Khalid | Posted 04.11.2015 | Politics
Wardah Khalid

There is simply no room or justification in our local or national dialogue for ignorant or vitriolic comments, which fuel the cycle of hate and ignorance, divide our country and endanger the lives of everyday Muslim Americans.

Jaweed Kaleem

Why Muslims Are Talking About Islam And Blasphemy After Charlie Hebdo

HuffingtonPost.com | Jaweed Kaleem | Posted 01.08.2015 | Religion

The deadly shootings at the offices of French satirical newspaper Charlie Hebdo have reignited discussions among Muslims in the United States and else...

Forward This Next Time Right-Wingers Lie About Prominent Muslims Not Condemning ISIS Violence

Ian Reifowitz | Posted 10.22.2014 | Politics
Ian Reifowitz

Let's be clear, violence committed in the name of religion, racial superiority, ideology or any other form of hatred is evil. Smearing a whole group because of the actions of some who claim membership may not be as evil, but that's an awfully low bar to clear.

Ryan Grim

Glenn Greenwald Names Names

HuffingtonPost.com | Ryan Grim | Posted 07.09.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Glenn Greenwald is naming names. The National Security Agency spied on five American citizens despite a lack of any finding that the...

The Phobia of Being Called Islamophobic

Ali A. Rizvi | Posted 06.28.2014 | Politics
Ali A. Rizvi

When you're unable to introduce Pakistan-style blasphemy laws in a secular, Western society, you have to find alternative ways to silence those who offend you, right? And that's where the "Islamophobia" smear comes in.

Diffused Congruence Podcast: Zahra Billoo on CAIR, Islamophobia, and the Challenges of Interfaith Work

Zaki Hasan | Posted 12.31.2013 | Religion
Zaki Hasan

For the second episode of our all-new podcast examining the many fascinating conversations to be had within the American Muslim community, my co-host ...

Bloomberg's Veto Upsets Muslim Rights Group

Religion News Service | Omar Sacirbey | Posted 07.26.2013 | Religion

(RNS) Muslim-American civil rights groups are criticizing New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg for vetoing a bill on Tuesday (July 23) that would hav...

Islamic Civil Rights Group Asks School To Drop Tea Party Speaker

St. Cloud Times, Minn. | | Posted 09.23.2013 | Politics

LITTLE FALLS -- An Islamic civil rights group is calling for the Little Falls school district to not host a speaking event with a woman who they call ...