Xenophobia

@kwellscomm  As Heard on #AccessIndy… — This week the Southern Poverty Law Center held a press conference that Access Indy attended to address the hate, harassment and upticks of violence that have occurred in this nation since November’s general election and the victory of President-elect Donald J. Trump. The SPLC released two reports that should […]

A group, allegedly football players, dismantled the Trump wall built by the Tulane University's Kappa Alpha Fraternity. Students of color took offense to the suggested message written on the sandbag wall.

Ibtihaj Muhammad took to Twitter to express her frustration of being told to remove her headscarf to take an ID badge photo.

The father of 14-year-old Ahmed Mohamed told the newspaper that he withdrew his son from the Irving Independent School District

Ahmed Mohamed, the Irving, Texas student who was detained after teachers mistook his homemade clock for a bomb, has received support from all over the…

A woman accused of pushing a man to his death in front of a subway train told police she did so because she blamed Muslims for the Sept. 11 attacks, and because “I thought it would be cool,” prosecutors said at a court hearing. Erika Menendez was charged Saturday night with murder as a hate […]

Over the last few weeks American Muslims have been in the news a lot. It started with controversy over the TV show All American Muslim. Then it continued after Muslims boycotted Lowe’s hardware stores for pulling ads during the show due to outside pressure. Not long after Muslim community leaders in New York boycotted Mayor Bloomberg’s […]