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Sessions Praises Far-Right Firebrand David Horowitz During Confirmation Hearing By
Published in partnership with Shadowproof. Far-right activist David Horowitz said of Senator Jeff Sessions’ confirmation hearing for Attorney General, “You will see a witch-hunt worse than anything McCarthy did directed by Democrats...
Disturbing Video Confirms Myanmar’s Human Rights Abuses Against Rohingya By
YANGON, Myanmar (REPORT) — Newly revealed video of Myanmar police beating Rohingya Muslims in northern Rakhine state has weakened months of government claims that its forces have not committed abuses in the tense and isolated region it has largely closed off to foreigners...
Obama Dismantles NSEERS Travel Registry To Thwart Trump’s Anti-Muslim Plans By
WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama has dismantled an inactive anti-terrorism program in an apparent attempt to block the incoming administration from using it against Muslim immigrants and travelers in the United States. One of President-elect Donald Trump’s most...
Islam, ISIS & Buzzfeed: What You’re Not Being Told By
MINNEAPOLIS — We hear it every day: “Why aren’t Muslims speaking up against terrorism?” “Where are the Muslims denouncing ISIS?” The people asking these questions tend to ignore a major fact: Muslims are the primary victims of terrorism driven by Wahhabism,...
Trump’s Election Sees More Than 1,000 Hate Crimes In A Month By
Over 1,000 hate crimes have been reported since Donald Trump won the U.S. presidential election, the rate dropping since the days after election day but over a third of them still making reference to Trump. Most of the incidents were against immigrants, followed by African-Americans,...
Pro-Trump Hate Letters To California Mosques Say Trump Will ‘Cleanse’ US By
Three California mosques received a hand-written letter calling Muslims “vile and filthy”, praising president-elect Donald Trump and saying he plans to “cleanse” America, an association of Muslim-Americans said Sunday. The same short, anti-Muslim...
The Hate Spiral Of 2016: 701 Acts Of ‘Hateful Harassment’ Since Election Day By
MINNEAPOLIS — There have been at least 361 incidents of anti-Muslim violence and harassment in 2016, an average of more than one incident per day. Even before the election of President-elect Donald Trump, a wave of Islamophobic hate crimes and anti-Muslim incidents...
Trump Ally Says Japanese Internment Proves Muslim Registry OK By
A Trump surrogate has come out to cite World World II-era Japanese internment camps as “precedent” for President-elect Donald Trump’s proposal for a Muslim registry system. Carl Higbie, a spokesman for the pro-Trump Great America PAC and a former Navy SEAL, appeared...
Hate Crimes Are Up – But the Government Isn’t Keeping Good Track Of Them By
In 2015, the authorities in California documented 837 hate-crime incidents, charting a surge in offenses motivated by religious intolerance toward Muslims and Jews, while crimes against Latinos grew by 35 percent. Last week, shortly after Donald J. Trump was elected the...
Trump’s New Anti-Muslim Chief Strategist In 14 Breitbart Headlines By
He’s a onetime subversive outsider, a leading figure of the American far-right and professional provocateur, who took over as chief executive of Donald Trump’s presidential campaign in August 2016. He is credited for ramping up Trump’s populist rhetoric and painting...