When Americans across the country flock to the polls on Tuesday, Nov. 4, Arab Americans will be standing with them side-by-side in line to vote.
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By the logic of the "Six Degrees of Kevin Bacon" game, every Muslim can be tied to another Muslim who can be tied to another Muslim who can be tied to... someone found not guilty of a crime.
The real tragedy is that Asbahi is most likely a very decent person who is very American, opposes the Islamic terrorists and just wants to see Muslims and Arabs become more active in American politics
If Obama wants to reach out to Muslim Americans, he needs to stand by them in the face of these smear campaigns, which make everything Muslim and Arab "untouchable" in U.S. campaign politics.
Obama should convince the American public that he's not setting up a zero sum game between Muslims on one side and Christians and Jews on the other.
The very people who fight to push Muslims out of the public square are also the ones clamoring for our communities to get out in the streets and prove our loyalty to the US.
The Muslim-outreach coordinator to the presidential campaign of Barack Obama has resigned amid questions about his involvement in an Islamic investmen...
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