Soffer's apology about newly unearthed social media posts came after the revelation that her mother is the anti-Muslim agitator Pamela Geller.
And the deeply troubling, bot-fueled surge of anti-Muslim activity on Twitter over the last year, as revealed by a new report.
Mohamed Belkhadir, who called police to the scene, said he understands how the error happened.
It's time we took Islamophobic bigotry seriously.
They're not, at all.
The much-anticipated, chaotic, sometimes laughable, but mostly terrifying 2016 Republican National Convention has come to end. And, oh, what a ride. There were certainly the highly publicized moments: Melania Trump's partially plagiarized speech and Ted Cruz being, well, Ted Cruz.
Why Pamela Geller's Paranoid Rhetoric Fails to Keep Americans Safe and Contradicts U.S. Foreign Policy
When Fox News says that Geller is "not standing down to radical Islam," they also mean that Geller and others aren't aware that the biggest arms dealer to Middle Eastern nations is the United States. Sadly, the right-wing blogosphere never correlates these geopolitical realities to their dire warnings about Islam.
But at a press conference in the Roslindale neighborhood where Rahim was killed, an aunt who identified herself only by her
As identity politics has seemingly become more widespread throughout the world, there is unfortunately no shortage of people willing to use divisive tactics to polarize debate and exacerbate tensions between people.
"You are adhering to Islamic law," she said, adding later, "It's not analogous. It's a cartoon. Cartoon is political opinion
The Sikh Coalition, an advocacy group, had expressed concerns that the proposed ads could have resulted in the harassment