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Why White Men Are "Gunmen" and Muslim Men Are "Terrorists"

“Racial grammar.” It’s not a word you hear every day in the U.S.A. That’s a shame because racial grammar explains a lot about race relations in America, especially in light of the Muslim versus non-Muslim binary. 1,160 more words


"Why The Media Is Duty-Bound To Call Donald Trump A Racist": That Ugly Fantasy Might Just Become Our Ugly Reality

It was easy to label the Missouri murder of Craig Anderson “racist,” as BuzzFeed did in its excellent accounting of the modern-day lynching. In 2011, a group of white teenagers allegedly shouted racial epithets while beating Anderson and celebrating running him over with a truck. 881 more words

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Antisemitism in the NYPD

Is anyone surprised? The Investigators: Recordings show NYPD’s anti-Semitic harassment of police officer | abc7ny.com

A former NYPD officer who claims he was the victim of constant anti-Semitic harassment at the hands of his fellow officers is speaking out, describing the relentless torment he was forced to deal with on an every-day basis.

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Cops Behaving Badly

What Canada needs now: a strategy against hate: Elghawaby

Amira Elghawaby, the communications director at the National Council of Canadian Muslims (NCCM), with her suggestions on what should be done to combat anti-Muslim activity: 522 more words


Terrorism: The View of a Muslim

Her father wants military intervention in the Middle East. He wants the West to do more. His comments against terrorists are harsh. He’s in favor of strikes, he’s in favor of boots on the ground and thinks that the world seriously needs to get its act together and fight this menace. 368 more words


Follow On, Boys

Follow on, boys
follow on
With the rattling dust
of bones pro patria
follow on.

An angel with
a sword of flame and cries of war. 58 more words


Spurred on By Republican Hate Speech - Muslims Become the New N-Word In America

About 20 years ago, I was doing a project down in Mississippi. My coworker from the client side was a black man, call him Joe (imagine the kind of slow talking, quiet guy that when he says something, it is well worth listening to), and an Iranian who had come to the country after the Shah had fallen.  546 more words