Linda Sarsour: 'I'm Every Islamophobe's Worst Nightmare'
The Muslim Palestinian-American organizer talks to Quartz about what inspires her and what she hopes to give the next generation.
READ: Writer Hanif Abdurraqib On His Enduring Connection to Ramadan
Abdurraqib for BuzzFeed News: “I do this in the name of a faith that I am uncertain of, and haven’t always felt at home in, and that makes the act both more complicated and more fulfilling.”
LISTEN: Trump Administration Makes Case to SCOTUS in Defense of 'Muslim Ban'
The Supreme Court heard arguments in the executive orders that sought to block people from several majority Muslim countries from entering the United States.
10 POC-Led Organizations to Support on International Women's Day
Put your Twitter fingers to good use helping people of color who identify as women.
The New Normal: Fear and Loathing as Immigration Policy
It only took President Donald Trump one week in office to turn fear into a policy provision.
Trump Tweets Anti-Muslim Videos, World Calls Him Out
Rep. Keith Ellison (D-Minn.): “The president is racist. There’s no doubt about that in my mind.”
Marine Sentenced to 10 Years for Abusing Muslim Recruits
Ex-Sergeant Joseph Felix’s behavior allegedly pushed one Muslim recruit to commit suicide during a drill exercise.
Muslims Celebrate Their Diversity With #MuslimAnd Campaign
These seven tweets speak to the youth-driven social media campaign’s goal of celebrating Muslims in all their complexity.
Trump Administration Expands Travel Ban
Now nationals of eight countries are barred from entering the United States.
READ: Suman Raghunathan on 9/11, Racism and 'Toxic Patriotism'
From the executive director of South Asian Americans Leading Together: “This September 11, I will remember that this is the true patriotism—working with our communities to protect each other, and in doing so, to form a more perfect union.”
Queer, Muslim and APIA Advocacy Orgs Protest Post-9/11 Hate Violence With Weekend of #QueerAzaadi Actions
Checkpoint protests, community funerals and other actions in cities across the country will honor people impacted by state and White supremacist violence.
Appeals Court Says 'No' to 'Muslim Ban' Family Limits
“The government does not offer a persuasive explanation for why a mother-in-law is clearly a bona fide relationship, but a grandparent, grandchild, aunt, uncle, niece, nephew or cousin is not.”
#MuslimsInLove Twitter Chat Explores What's Really at Stake in Muslim-American Love Stories
Facilitated by literary advocacy group PEN America, the chat brings together entertainment experts to discuss the history of on-screen depictions of Muslims in love.
FBI, ATF Investigate Minnesota Mosque Bombing
The FBI has not yet ruled the bombing at the Dar Al-Farooq Islamic Center a hate crime, but confirms that the explosion was the result of a “destructive device in violation of federal law.”
U.S. Lifts Electronics Ban on Flights From Middle East
Meanwhile, the Department of Homeland Security has imposed new security measures for all international flights entering the United States.
SCOTUS Expands Definition of 'Bona Fide' Family Relationships Under Travel Ban
The court just ruled that the federal government must extend travel privileges to a larger set of foreign nationals.
Who Will Be Allowed Into the U.S. When the 'Muslim Ban' Goes Into Effect?
The Supreme Court ruled that President Donald Trump’s ban on nationals of six predominantly-Muslim countries is legal—with some key exceptions. Read on to find out what they are.
SCOTUS Approves Trump's 'Muslim Ban'
The highest court in the land makes an exception for people with “a bona fide relationship with a person or entity in the United States.”
Teenage Syrian Refugee Navigates Islamophobia, Multiculturalism in New Documentary
Dalya Zeno and her mother Rudayna Aksh feature in “Dalya’s Other Country,” a documentary premiering soon on PBS’ “POV.”
Darwin Martinez Torres Charged With Killing Nabra Hassanen
Fairfax County police have not yet ruled the killing as a hate crime. But the parents of the Muslim teen, who was killed shortly after leaving her northern Virginia mosque, say otherwise.