Posts Tagged: Muslims
The threat of "lone-wolf" terrorist attacks is greatly overblown. More worrying is what the security state "shepherds" are doing in the name of preventing them.
In a different world, Cherif and Said Kouachi might have become progressive activists. But where the left abdicated its outreach to marginalized communities, the Islamists moved in.
Mass incarceration and militarized police forces are two of the most potent tools in a panoply of repressive instruments of power used by Israel and the U.S.
A culture of Islamophobia continues to poison the politics of both India and the United States.
Jon Letman interviews Rep. Keith Ellison (D-MN) about drones, U.S. militarism in Africa, and the portrayal of Muslims in the U.S. media.
Appealing to jingoism is certainly easier than prompting national introspection, but is priming an audience for blood what we call art today?
While well-intentioned, "Argo" falls into the common Hollywood trap of making Muslims into a monolithic Green Menace.