Tag Archives: Muslim

Muslim Activists Raise $58k To Help Repair Vandalized Jewish Cemetery By
Two American Muslim campaigners raised tens of thousands of dollars within hours of launching a campaign to help repair a vandalized Jewish graveyard. Linda Sarsour and Tarek el-Messidi condemned the attack on the Chesed Shel Emeth...
Dear Outraged Liberals: Trump’s Just Taking Over Where Obama Left Off By
MINNEAPOLIS — Remember our former commander in chief — Barack Obama? Well he’s on vacation. After eight years in the Oval Office, he’s decided to unwind with billionaire Richard Branson. His recent kitesurfing adventure seems to be the only news item competing...
Trump Plan To Exclude Non-Muslims From Countering Violent Extremism Program Draws Ire By
A dozen Democratic US senators on Thursday denounced a Trump administration plan to revamp a government anti-extremism program, saying narrowing its focus solely to Islamic threats could jeopardize security and may be illegal. Restructuring the Countering Violent Extremism...
DOJ Attorney Blunders Through Appeals Court Hearing On Muslim Ban By
Published in partnership with Shadowproof. A federal appeals court heard argument on a request from President Donald Trump’s administration to stay a temporary restraining order against the “extreme vetting” executive order commonly known as the Muslim ban. Justice...
Executive Orders & Airport Protests: Trump Clashes With The CIA By
Trump signed an executive order. Airports filled up with protesters. The media screamed about a Muslim ban. Federal Judges intervened. Anger and chaos erupted. What is actually going on? The answers from both sides of the political spectrum are loaded with emotion and lacking...
How To Crack A Joke In Trump’s America By
Comedian Hari Kondabolu has an evil plan. He can end US President Donald Trump’s ban on travellers from Muslim-majority countries by deploying a secret weapon: the English-Irish boy band One Direction. The first step? The band would have to reunite as a five-man...
Muslim Ban Is A First Test Of What The System Will Normalize: Interview With Jamil Dakwar By
http://www.mintpressnews.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/02/S4E3.mp3 Published in partnership with Shadowproof. Hosts Rania Khalek and Kevin Gosztola are joined by Jamil Dakwar, the director of the ACLU’s Human Rights Program. Dakwar addresses how the Muslim ban signed...
Protests Continue For 2nd Day Against Trump’s ‘Muslim Ban’ By
(REPORT) — Protests erupted for a second day in several U.S. cities Sunday as people took to the streets against President Donald Trump’s executive order banning citizens from seven Muslim-majority countries from entering the United States, even those with valid...
In Trump’s Executive Order, Foundation For A Muslim Ban Has Been Set By
Published in partnership with Shadowproof. (ANALYSIS) — President Donald Trump signed an executive order that effectively lays a strong foundation for instituting a ban against Muslims, as he pledged to do during his presidential campaign. The executive order asserts...
Civil Rights Group Denounces Discrimination As Texas Lawmakers Hold “Islamic Terrorism” Event By
After receiving a letter from Republican state Rep. Kyle Biedermann surveying their beliefs, mosque leaders and representatives of the Texas Muslim community made one request: Get to know us. “We feel betrayed and singled out and absolutely discriminated against — that’s...