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Muslim Surveillance

Why People Apparently Don't Care About Muslim Surveillance or Dead Palestinian Kids

Nida Khan | Posted 09.21.2014 | Religion
Nida Khan

Make no mistake about it: the dehumanization of Muslims didn't just happen overnight. On the contrary, it's part of a long process of failed imaging, stereotyping, misrepresentation and flat out bias in the press, entertainment industry and society in general.

Cops and Muslims

Christopher Brauchli | Posted 04.29.2014 | Politics
Christopher Brauchli

The case of Hassan v. City of New York stands for the proposition that what you don't know can't hurt you. But if someone else discloses what a bad actor is doing that affects your rights, the person who let the cat out of the bag may be responsible to you for any injury that bad actor caused you.

Matt Sledge

NYPD Forced To Produce Muslim Surveillance Records

HuffingtonPost.com | Matt Sledge | Posted 11.26.2013 | New York

A federal judge ruled on Friday that targets of the NYPD's surveillance of Muslims can probe the department's files. Brooklyn U.S. District Judge P...

WATCH: Muslim Leader Responds To NYPD Mosque Surveillance Allegations

Huffington Post | Posted 08.29.2013 | Religion

Linda Sarsour, Executive Director of the Arab Association of New York, joined HuffPost Live to weigh in on the recent report that the NYPD has secretl...

WATCH: Muslim Leader 'Hopeful' De Blasio Can Change NYPD's View Of Muslim-Americans

The Huffington Post | Posted 08.29.2013 | New York

In light of the recent news that the NYPD has been spying on mosques, Arab American Association Director Linda Sarsour weighed in on how this will fig...

Political Violence and Privilege

Matthew Harwood | Posted 09.08.2013 | Politics
Matthew Harwood

The numbers couldn't be clearer: right-wing extremists have committed far more acts of political violence since 1990 than American Muslims.

Emily Swanson

No Clear Support For More Surveillance Since Boston Bombing

HuffingtonPost.com | Emily Swanson | Posted 04.24.2013 | Politics

A week after the Boston Marathon bombings, a new HuffPost/YouGov poll finds mixed support for increased surveillance of Americans. According to th...

Matt Sledge

New Report Reveals 'Disturbing Impacts' Of NYPD's Muslim Spying Program

HuffingtonPost.com | Matt Sledge | Posted 03.12.2013 | New York

NEW YORK -- A coalition of Muslim groups delivered a new report on the NYPD's surveillance program to Police Commissioner Ray Kelly's doorstep on Mond...

New Jersey Says NYPD's Muslim Surveillance Was Legal

AP | SAMANTHA HENRY | Posted 07.24.2012 | New York

TRENTON, N.J. — New York City police did not violate New Jersey laws when they conducted surveillance of Muslim businesses, mosques and student ...

Time to Reset Police-Muslim Relations

David Schanzer | Posted 05.20.2012 | Politics
David Schanzer

We need to hit the reset button quickly and establish a partnership between law enforcement and Muslim Americans that can provide a foundation for an effective national counterterrorism policy.

Ray Kelly Clashes With The City Council Over Muslim Surveillance

AP | CHRIS HAWLEY | Posted 03.16.2012 | New York

NEW YORK -- New York Police Commissioner Raymond Kelly on Thursday challenged city council members who want to create an inspector general to regulate...

Michael Calderone

NYC Newspapers Defend Spying On Muslims

HuffingtonPost.com | Michael Calderone | Posted 02.28.2012 | Media

NEW YORK -- Bob McManus, editorial page editor of the New York Post, blasted the Associated Press on Tuesday, suggesting that the news organization ca...

Cory Booker, NJ Officials, Say NYPD Misled Them On Muslim Spying

AP | ADAM GOLDMAN and MATT APUZZO | Posted 04.24.2012 | New York

NEW YORK — When a Danish newspaper published inflammatory cartoons of Prophet Muhammad in September 2005, Muslim communities around the world er...

NYPD's Spying Programs Produced Mixed Results

AP | ADAM GOLDMAN | Posted 02.22.2012 | New York

WASHINGTON — The CIA says its inspector general has found nothing wrong with the spy agency's close partnership with the New York Police Departm...

In New York, Ambivalence Over Muslim Surveillance

AP | By JESSE WASHINGTON | Posted 01.12.2012 | New York

NEW YORK -- Vicki Grouzis shook her head in disbelief. Police are watching Arabs and Muslims in New York City? Often with no evidence of wrongdoing? ...