Muslim Discrimination

Trump Angers Britain By Re-Tweeting Anti-Muslim Videos (Video)

Trump Angers Britain By Re-Tweeting Anti-Muslim Videos (Video)

The day will come when we will no longer have to report on President Donald Trump’s problematic tweets. Today, though, is not the day. Once again, the president’s itchy twitter fingers have stirred up controversy. This time the president has retweeted the deputy leader of a British far-right group’s anti-Muslim videos. Trump’s 43.6 million Twitter followers got to see British […]

1 In 3 US Muslims Fear White Supremacist Violence Since Trump’s Election (VIDEO)

1 In 3 US Muslims Fear White Supremacist Violence Since Trump’s Election (VIDEO)

Every year I teach my high school sophomores the inimical Holocaust memoir Night by the late Elie Wiesel. Included in the unit is the iconic Pastor Martin Niemoller poem “First They Came” in which Niemoller reflects on the consequences of apathy when social groups other than one’s own are targets of persecution. At the poem’s conclusion, Niemoller sadly […]