Stopping Islamophobia means recognizing its racism. Interfaith panel talks solutions for hate.

Ending Islamophobia in the United States requires recognizing that the hatred of Muslims is rooted in cultural racism and is part of a national system that marginalizes people of the faith, said Todd Green, associate professor of religion at Luther College.Continue Reading

Author Event: Why Islamophobia Matters to Us All

Islamophobia, a gateway to racism and hate crimes, is at an all-time high. Peace Activist/Author Steve Slocum is on a mission to dismantle the fear-mongering of Islamophobia by dispelling the myths of Islam and encouraging face-to-face interaction with Muslims.Continue Reading

Left’s Use of Islamophobia a Cynical Ploy to Shut Down Disagreement

“Some people did something.” That’s not how most people would describe a watershed event in which terrorists killed as many people as possible by turning planes into missiles. Yet this was how Rep. Ilhan Omar, D-Minn., referred to the 9/11 attacks at a Council on American-Islamic Relations fundraiser last month.Continue Reading

Web of Hate Is Rooted in Putting All Muslims in One Category

It’s clear that Islamophobia is on the rise globally. This antipathy towards adherents of the Muslim faith is often presented as a violent reaction to terrorism committed by the Islamic State. This suggests that if terrorism by so-called Islamic groups ends, Islamophobia will too.Continue Reading

Fargo woman alleges hate crime after bacon’s left on car window, apartment door

After six months of being the target of harassment, threatening texts and rumors online, Cipranic said, she called police on her way home from work late Saturday, April 13, to report a video circulating on Snapchat.

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