Breitbart, a white nationalist site that revels in racist and/or Islamaphobic content, decided Monday that its own social media editors had gone too far with a tweet linking to a story about Super Bowl viewership:
While some people link clothing to freedom, fighting over what women are wearing doesn’t actually help the battle for equality. Here’s what people get wrong about what feminism looks like.
U.S. Ambassador to the Netherlands Pete Hoekstra found himself in an awkward situation this week after he was shown footage of Islamophobic comments he had emphatically denied making just moments before.
For families with roots in countries singled out by President Trump’s travel ban, this holiday season is a particularly complicated time to explore what being American truly means. In the fourth video of our “Banned Recipes” series, a Iranian American chef shows us how to make Iranian morghe torsh, an aromatic chicken…
The White House has been scrambling to explain just what the hell President Trump was thinking when he retweeted a trio of vile Islamophobic videos this morning.
A mayoral candidate in Hoboken, NJ, was labeled a terrorist in a racist flier that began circulating in the city on Friday night. “Don’t let TERRORISM take over our town,” the leaflet read above of Ravi Bhalla, who currently sits on Hoboken’s City Council.
Muslim communities around the country are grieving over the terror attack that left eight people dead in lower Manhattan—but that won’t stop the frustratingly familiar cycle of blame, suspicion, and Islamophobia that Muslim Americans often experience after incidents like these.
Dawn Robinson had worked at Kennebunk Savings in Maine since 1994. Last August, she was promoted to the position of chief information officer at the bank after playing “an integral role in technological developments and advancements in the Information Technology Department,” the Journal Tribune reported at the time.
Israt Audry is a Muslim DACA recipient whose family fled from Bangladesh when she was 5 years old. Audry describes what it’s like to live in the U.S. after President Trump’s recent decision to repeal DACA.
A fake story about a make–believe Houston mosque turning away Hurricane Harvey evacuees is going viral among right–wing Islamophobes who are too lazy to see that it’s a hoax.
Today’s news is tomorrow’s trash, unless you’re The Daily Mail and you’re covering the “Muslims are evil” beat. Then you’re just trash all the time.
Normally a white, raging lunatic standing on a Seattle street corner harassing passersby wouldn’t be newsworthy. But something special happened on Friday to this particular madman, who was shown in no uncertain terms that he’s not welcome in Seattle.
White nationalist sympathizer and unapologetic Islamophobe Steve Bannon evidently misrepresented an anecdote he claimed inspired his fear of Muslims (read: he lied). The former Breitbart editor spoke to Bloomberg Businessweek journalist Joshua Green about “storming” the presidency and his partnership with President…
I’ll be totally honest with you: I like the sound of White House adviser and Nazi-adjacent man Sebastian Gorka’s voice. It’s the sort of lightly accented baritone that would be perfectly at home in a luxury car commercial voiceover, or reading a book on tape about the Victorian-era British navy. But, much as I enjoy…
It’s been three days since somebody threw a bomb through the window of the Al–Farooq Youth and Family Center in Bloomington, MN. In that time, President Donald Trump has attacked CNN, ABC, NBC, CBS, the New York Times and the Washington Post, mocked a senator’s military service, and retweeted Fox & Friends a lot.
An early–morning explosion blew out a window and shook the Al–Farooq Youth and Family Center in Bloomington, MN, on Saturday. No one was injured, but federal authorities are now investigating what appears to have been a type of planned attack against the center.
Update: According to a Facebook posting from the Fargo Police Department, Amber Hensley, who was filmed harassing three Somali women in a viral video, has personally apologized to the women she threatened.
Somebody needs to tell the remaining bigots in Chicago’s political machine that Old Mayor Daley died more than four decades ago.
Rep. Trent Franks, a member of the House Freedom Caucus, introduced an amendment to Congress’ annual defense spending bill on Wednesday night that would foment anti-Muslim bigotry in the guise of counter-terrorism. On Friday morning, Franks’ amendment failed narrowly, 208-217.