Former Republican Congressman Allen West (R-FL), who is currently employed as a Fox News contributor, on Thursday warned that Muslims were organizing to “destroy” the United States by exercising their legal right to vote.
Alfonso Lopez, a member of the Virginia House of Delegates calls on all concerned citizens to sign petition calling on Fox News to end its demonization of the Dar al-Hijrah Mosque.
Honor Diaries is a 60-minute reminder that the age of pre-packaged, documentary-style propaganda, meant to influence behavior and opinion against “them”, is far from over.
Video: Bill Maher or Fox News? “Am I, am I racist?”
This is the type of incitement that the Dollard’s of the world engage in daily.
Poor journalism helps reinvigorate the far-right and other Islamophobic groups as it provides evidence to support their anti-Muslim conspiracy theories.
The pilot, which riffs on the Alice in Wonderland tale, reinforces old racist tropes in which an American girl (presumably a white girl) is threatened by scary “other” people of color.
Video: Bashing Islam and Muslims is what passes for enlightened conversation on Fox News.
These pseudo-controversies bore me, and are merely a distraction from the real task that confronts all of us.
So there’s a fun new fatwa being covered in the international news, and it reads like this: “Going to Mars is ‘Haram,’ new fatwa says.”
Media Matters covers new anti-Muslim so-called “National Security Analyst” from the Islamophobic Clarion Project.
Picture is actually from the movie, The Stoning of Soraya M.
If the hijacker had been a Muslim, the press would certainly have declared him a terrorist and the fact that he threatened to bomb the plane would not have been taken lightly.