Tag Archives: Muslims

Christian Militias Slaughter At Least 30 Civilians In Central African Republic By
Hundreds of civilians are seeking refuge inside a mosque in the Central African Republic (CAR)’s border town of Bangassou, Reuters reports. What may be surprising to the American public is that these civilians are trying to escape...
Jewish Life In Iran Was ‘Always Better Than In Europe’ By
Iran is frequently at odds with Israel, despite having the second biggest Jewish community in the Middle East. DW’s Theresa Tropper spoke with the director of Tehran’s Jewish Committee, about why that is the case. DW: How is life as a Jew in the Islamic Republic? Siamak...
The West’s Disturbing Obsession With How Syrians Die By
How would you prefer to die? Suffocation by sarin or suffocation by sandstone? Do you favor starvation over succumbing to shrapnel wounds? Or perhaps your extermination of choice is a more straightforward summary execution at the hands of an irregular militia, extreme jihadist...
Boston Bombers Claim To Have Been Contacted By FBI Before Attack By
MINNEAPOLIS – Four years ago, much of the United States watched in horror as the annual Boston Marathon became the site of a terror attack – an attack that claimed three lives, injured more than 260 people, and captivated the news cycle for months. Much of the...
US Govt Sued Over Warrantless Laptop, Cellphone Searches By
A lawsuit by a legal watchdog was filed Monday against the U.S. government over the surge in warrantless searches of laptops and cellphones of travelers to the U.S., including citizens, which has amounted to more than 5,000 searches in February alone and seems to disproportionately...
Profiling Islamophobes By
Islamophobia in America is the fear and hatred of Islam and Muslims prevailing among Christian and Jewish Americans. (Atheists who question the very notion of religion are perhaps less likely to select Islam as a special target of disparagement.) A majority of American...
New Normal: Border Agents Cell Phone Searches Reach Unprecedented Levels By
U.S. authorities at airports have been asking U.S. citizens for cell phone passwords in order to search them, according to a recent investigation by NBC News which included one incident in which a couple was asked two separate times for their passwords and the second time...
US Muslims Offer To Guard Jewish Sites Following Spate Of attacks By
(REPORT) — A single tweet by an American Muslim marine who offered to stand guard at Jewish cemeteries following a wave of anti-Semitic attacks has sparked a wave of similar offers of solidarity on social media. I'm a #MuslimMarine in Chicagoland area. If your...
Rash Of Mosque Burnings Stuns American Muslims, Civil Rights Advocates By
While Sept. 11 is most often remembered as a day that drastically changed U.S. foreign and domestic policy, particularly due to the advent of the never-ending “War on Terror,” many American Muslims look back on the event as a major turning point in the national perception...
Senators Urge Trump Administration To Investigate Wave Of Attacks As Hate Crimes By
(REPORT) — Responding to a recent wave of violence and threats against minority communities, more than two dozen senators on Thursday urged the Trump administration to take a stand and reaffirm the federal government’s role in prosecuting hate crimes. Addressed...