islamophobia

11 Year Old Muslim Sends Obama a Valentine: "We Are Good People"

“'Please tell everyone that we are good people & we are just like everyone else'" —Obama reading a Valentine from Sabrina, 11, who is Muslim
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Al Hater: Professional Islamaphobe Promises More Anti-Muslim Ads on NYC Buses and Subways

Al Hater: Professional Islamaphobe Promises More Anti-Muslim Ads on NYC Buses and Subways
Guess who's back? Right-wing blogger Pamela Geller is bringing back her Islamophobia with a new set of anti-Muslim ads set to run on New York City's buses and subways. It's part of her effort to bring freedom to America, you know, by suppressing the freedom of religion.
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NY Times Benghazi Investigation Shows the Extent of Misinformation Spread by Right Wing Extremists

NY Times Benghazi Investigation Shows the Extent of Misinformation Spread by Right Wing Extremists
Rep. Frank Wolf, VA-R, has been one of the most vocal critics of the 2012 tragedy at the U.S. consulate in Benghazi, Libya. A new report from the New York Times that shows no link between the attack and al-Qaeda shows just how wrong Wolf and others were about the polarizing event.
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'Secret Criteria' for Immigrants Seeking US Citizenship Disproportionately Flags Muslims

'Secret Criteria' for Immigrants Seeking US Citizenship Disproportionately Flags Muslims
A government program to screen immigrants for national security concerns has blacklisted some Muslims and put their U.S. citizenship applications on hold for years, civil liberties advocates said Wednesday. The American Civil Liberties Union of Southern California said in a report that the previously undisclosed program instructs federal immigration officers to find ways to deny applications that have been deemed a national security concern. For example, they flag discrepancies in a petition or claim they didn't receive sufficient information from the immigrant.
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Amy Taxin
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