When did you first encounter Hicks? Imad Ahmad: When we were moving in [in August 2013.] At first it was just Deah and me
That Time a Famous Stranger Publicly Accused Me of Being a Terrorist -- and When My Mom Feared for My Life
It's not every day a complete stranger publicly calls you a terrorist. A terrorist propagandist, to be precise. Nor is it every day that the stranger happens to actually be someone famous--or infamous depending on who you ask.
The tragic shooting of three young university students at UNC Chapel Hill yesterday could have been adopted by the media as yet another indictment of the rampant gun culture in the United States.
Police said the murders may have been prompted by a dispute over parking, according to WNCN. Yesterday, the FBI opened an
Although activist Deepa Iyer warned against conflating the Ferguson and Eric Garner moments with the deaths of the Muslim
Khan declined to speculate on the motive, saying that's not what his friend would want to focus on. It read, simply: "May
A simmering dispute over parking may have provoked Tuesday's triple homicide in a North Carolina college town, authorities
The killings come at a time when Muslims in the United State have been the focus of efforts to stop mosque construction, enact targeted anti-Sharia state laws (which are already redundant under the First Amendment), and negatively stereotype Muslims in social discourse.
The anti-Muslim sentiment in the United States isn't just rising, it's really high. An unwillingness and indifference on the part of individuals and institutions to put it in check is a large part of the problem.
Imam Khalid Latif, a chaplain at New York University, said the two movements are certainly linked by the same spirit: that