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Donald Trump Wants Rudy Giuliani to Help Him Figure Out How to Ban Muslims

Another day, another episode of the real-life reality TV show/circus that America’s Presidential election is becoming…starring, of course, reality TV vet Donald Trump. Trump did a phone interview with the increasingly pro-Trump Fox News yesterday morning, and the topic inevitably turned to his proposed “Muslim ban.” “We have to be extremely careful,” Trump told them….

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Here’s the All-Time Greatest Correction by the New York Times, EVER

A few days ago, The New York Times ran a story called “Muslim Leaders Wage Theological Battle, Stroking ISIS’ Anger.”  The story spoke about several Western imams who were now on Daesh’s hit list for their “apostasy”–denouncing Daesh–and how they took to social media to spread their message. Imam Suhaib Webb, an avid Snapchatter, was one of…


Toddlers Are More Lethal Than Terrorists

It’s not just baby’s diaper that may be fully loaded. Last year, even with the Chattanooga shootings, the San Bernardino attack, and an American victim from the Paris attacks, toddlers in the United States shot more people than terrorists claiming to be Muslim. (I say claiming to be Muslim because any Muslim who is committing such…

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Obama Tells Trump ‘Presidency is Not a Reality Show’

When he’s not dropping bombs on Syria, President Obama can be a pretty funny dude. During a media briefing at the White House, Obama hit Trump with a low blow, warning Trump that the Presidency “is not a reality show.”   Obama urged the press and the public to use their brains, and think critically about…

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White Extremists Urge Lone Wolf Attackers to Slaughter All Muslims & Latinos

White extremists have reared their ugly heads yet again. This past week, residents in Midtown Sacramento woke up to a chilling, not-so-pleasant surprise:  Flyers filled with hate speech adorning their cars. The flyers called for the slaughter of all Muslims and Latinos in the U.S., Europe, and Russia, ordering lone wolf extremists to “kidnap, rob, torture…


#AleppoisBurning: Tell Politicians to Drop Mics, Not Bombs

Assad continues to blow Syria–and the U.S. brokered ceasefire deal–to smithereens. This past Saturday, the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR), which is the  largest Muslim civil rights and advocacy group in the nation, demanded that the Obama administration join the international community in taking “immediate and concrete steps” to stop the continuing and escalating slaughter of…

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Facebook is Under Fire for Their Epic Fail Regarding Aleppo

Facebook is under fire for an epic fail. Thousands of Facebook users have pledged to deactivate their Facebook accounts, or turn their profile pictures red, in an effort to draw attention to the Assad regime’s shameless slaughter of Syrian civilians in Aleppo. Nine days of indiscriminate bombing, culminating in nearly 30 airstrikes–including attacks on medical…

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A Donald Trump Supporter Attacked a Muslim Woman Outside a Starbucks

According to the victim, the alleged attacker shouted Islamophobic slurs, calling her a “f**king Muslim” and “f**king Muslim trash,” and to “go back to where you came from.” The alleged assailant, a white, blond-haired woman, also reported she was voting for Donald Trump, expressing hope that he would send “all of you terrorist Muslims out of this country,”…

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Donald Trump Channels Britney Spears & “Damn Daniel” With Pig’s Blood Propaganda

Ted Cruz isn’t the only Presidential hopeful who gets his information from Internet hoaxes.  His arch-nemesis Donald Trump does, too. Back in February, at a rally in South Carolina, Trump told a tall tale about General John Pershing ending terrorism by executing Muslim prisoners with bullets dipped in pig’s blood.  According to urban legend, once upon a time,…

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Watch as Chobani CEO Hamdi Ulukaya Gives Back in a Big Way

“We used to work together…now we are partners,” said Hamdi Ulukaya, the billionaire business owner behind Chobani yogurt. Ulukaya, a Muslim immigrant from Turkey, told Chobani’s 2,000 full-time employees at its upstate New York plant that they’ll each be receiving shares worth up to 10% of the company’s value when it goes public or is sold. That…

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LA County Sheriff’s Office Aide Basically Says “Sorry Not Sorry” for Emails Making Fun of Muslims, Blacks, Mexicans & Women

He’s not sorry he sent them, because according to him, “everyone” sends inappropriate work emails.  He is, however, sorry he got caught. An aide at the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Office who was busted sending racist messages via his work email offered a weak apology this past Wednesday, sparking an outcry from advocacy groups Sheriff…

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A Florida Candidate for the U.S. Senate, Carlos Beruff, Says It’s Not Safe to Allow ‘Anybody From the Middle East’ in the U.S.

He makes an exception for Israel, though. Presidential candidate Donald Trump wants to ban Muslims from coming to the United States.  The U.S. House has restricted travelers from Iraq.  Now Florida candidate Carlos Beruff, a Republican, wants to ban anyone from a Middle Eastern country–with the exception of Israel, of course–from entering the United States….


New Jersey Board of Education Member Gladys Gryskiewicz Resigns After Racist & Islamophobic Comments. Here’s What She Said That Sparked the Outrage.

Gladys Gryskiewicz, a Board of Education member in Elmwood Park, New Jersey, has resigned after reportedly posting a series of racist and Islamophobic messages on her personal Facebook account. The Facebook posts were made in January and February, and include one where she said Muslims should “stay in your desserts[sic] and follow your religion in your own…

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Meet Malia Bouattia, the (Controversial) First Black Muslim Woman President of the U.K.’s National Union of Students

The United Kingdom’s National Union of Students (NUS) has elected its first Black Muslim woman as the president, Malia Bouattia.  Naturally, in the last few days, her election has stirred up quite the controversy. Bouattia first came to the media’s attention after speaking against an NUS motion “to condemn the IS and support Kurdish forces fighting…