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Humayun Khan

Meet The Muslim Military Father Who Headlined With The Clintons

Humayun Khan, who was posthumously awarded a Bronze Star medal for his heroism, was memorialized on a national stage on Thursday: His father, Khizr, spoke during a prime-time slot at the final night of the Democratic National Convention, right before Chelsea and Hillary Clinton.

July 28, 2016

Trump Advisor And Former Christian Militia Commander Courts Muslim Voters

A key foreign policy advisor to Donald Trump’s presidential campaign, Walid Phares, has reportedly been dispatched to Muslim communities around the nation to rally support for the sole presidential candidate to explicitly promise to ban their coreligionists from entering the country.

May 23, 2016

How To Become Terror-Torn Europe — And How Not To

The would-be presidents vying for the Republican nomination consistently serve as useful idiots, their declarations of hostility to Islam only alienating that faith’s billion followers here and abroad, while in no way advancing our security.

March 25, 2016
Ted Cruz Muslim Surveillance Patrols

NYPD Monitored Muslims Long Before Ted Cruz’s Proposal

New York City’s police department has emerged as one of the biggest opponents to Ted Cruz’s call to patrol specifically Muslim neighborhoods following the Brussels attacks. However, that same police department was a pioneer in monitoring American Muslims for over a decade following the September 11 attacks.

March 23, 2016
U.S. Democratic presidential candidate and U.S. Senator Bernie Sanders listens as Abdelmajid Jondy speaks during a community forum about contaminated water in Flint

Arab Americans Vote For Sanders In Michigan Win

As news of Bernie Sanders’s shocking upset over Hillary Clinton started to trickle in, Arab Americans all over the country were celebrating his win.

March 9, 2016

On Countering Violent Extremism

Prevention and treatment are critical to a comprehensive solution to fighting the ISIS-inspired political violence at home. We cannot arrest our way to safety.

May 15, 2015

American Muslims Denounce Islamic State’s Extreme Tactics

By Peter Smith, Pittsburgh Post-Gazette PITTSBURGH — The insurgent group Islamic State has exploded into headlines in recent months, sweeping through much of Northern Iraq, capturing the ancient strategic hub of Mosul, terrorizing religious minorities, crucifying opponents, and posting online videos of the beheading of captive American journalists. The attacks, evolved over years of shifting […]

September 9, 2014