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Brandeis Takes Heat for Revoking Honorary Degree to Ayaan Hirsi Ali

She once described Islam as a religion that’s “not interested in peace.”

In France and America, Bigotry Knows No Borders

The French may not think much of Americans, but both countries’ governments share a singular antipathy for “outsiders.”

Park 51 Debate Opens Space for Muslim Women's Voices

While activists strive to humanize Muslim Americans in an ignorant media world, Muslim women are carving out new spaces for representation.

Tempers Explode Over Ground Zero Islamic Center

How did an otherwise mundane hearing of the Landmarks Preservation Commission disintegrate into a Muslim-bashing fest?

Today in Anti-Muslim Party Politics: Dutch Edition

geert_wilders_061010.jpgWith the Tea Party making inroads in primaries across the country, you might think the rabid outbursts and vapid sloganeering are a peculiarly American phenomenon.

Under Political Siege, Muslim Americans Confront America's Ugly Side

AmericanMuslim.img_assist_custom.jpgBesieged by media attacks and riven by internal conflicts, Muslim American communities have been wrestling with an identity crisis for years now.