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Muslims of America question charges against local bomb plot suspects

Local bomb plot suspects not charged with terrorism?

The Muslims of America are asking why they’re not being charged as domestic terrorists. The four young men charged in an alleged plot against Muslims...
When to Call a Terrorist a Terrorist

When to Call a Terrorist a Terrorist

In Saturday, a shooter gunned down at least 11 people at the Tree of Life synagogue in Pittsburgh, the single deadliest anti-Semitic attack in American history. U.S. President...
Political Science Class On Terrorism Prompts Backlash From UW-Madison Students Over Racism

Political Science Class “Political Science 347: Terrorism” On Terrorism Prompts Backlash From University of...

UW student Ali Khan’s critique of class on Facebook quickly tallied hundreds of likes, comments, and shares. A University of Wisconsin student’s Facebook post criticizing...
The narrative that links “radicals” and Islam is familiar to us—it has been intermittently present in mainstream media and political discourse since the attacks of 9/11. But the idea that radical Islam is responsible for many troubles in America is less a reality than an idea, a myth that serves to unify Americans against a perceived common enemy. In 2018 so far, 10,391 people in the United States have died from gunshot wounds. Zero have died from terrorist attacks.

The narrative that links “radicals” and Islam is familiar to us – the false...

the false dichotomy an american precedent for the radical outsider BY CAROLINE RIBET , ILLUSTRATED BY RÉMY POISSON n October 31, 2017, a person drove a pickup truck onto a...
Online Propaganda Builds Islamic State Brand in the Face of Military Losses

Online Propaganda Builds Islamic State Brand in the Face of Military Losses

By  Sune Engel Rasmussen Aug. 26, 2018 7:00 a.m. ET   Islamic State has lost most of the territory it once held in Syria and Iraq. It is...

U.S. officials say an ex-Islamic State fighter entered America as a refugee

SACRAMENTO, Calif. — An Iraqi man accused of killing for the Islamic State terrorist group entered the U.S. as a refugee after claiming to...
Right-wing pundit Bill O'Reilly rails against “Islamic extremists” on his former news commentary show, The O'Reilly Factor. (Fox News)

The Real Founders of Fake News? American Islamophobes

EDITOR’S NOTE: This article originally appeared at TomDispatch.com. To stay on top of important articles like these, sign up to receive the latest updates from TomDispatch.com. Anti-Muslim activists in...
Trump travel ban targeting Muslims will not make America safer

Trump travel ban targeting Muslims will not make America safer

The U.S. Supreme Court recently upheld the Trump administration’s policy barring people from several predominantly Muslim nations from entering the U.S., ruling that the travel ban...

From the Bullet to the Ballot: A Strategic Shift in the Palestinian Struggle

By Dr. John Andrew Morrow (The following opinion piece was published in al-Bawaba: The Middle East Gateway on April 15, 2004, and has long been...
Violent extremists tarnish image of their own faith, cardinal says

Violent extremists tarnish image of their own faith, cardinal says

ROME - Meeting with a top Muslim leader in Saudi Arabia, the Vatican’s chief interreligious dialogue official called for the equal treatment of people...

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