A government program to screen immigrants for national security concerns has blacklisted some Muslims and put their U.S. citizenship applications on hold for years, civil liberties advocates said Wednesday.
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A Pomona medical student spent 10 nights in an airport detention area after, he believes, his name turned up on the list. His ordeal underscores the mystery surrounding the government roster.
Sen.Rand Paul’s historic filibuster put the spotlight on drone strikes.
The infuriating injustice faced by Saadiq Long continues.
The senator’s fear-mongering isn’t just morally repugnant. It’s completely at odds with his libertarian principles
Islamophobia is only unclear to those who seek to obfuscate its meaning. It is the tendency to reify Islam.
American Muslims have paid a deeply personal, and deeply unjust, price for post-9/11 civil liberties abuses.
Omid Safi reflects on Islamic reform, American Muslims, our civil liberties and the future…with a bit of humor.
Bloomberg uses cowardly fear-mongering to justify the NYPD’s unethical behavior. (Updated)
We illegally imprison, torture, bomb, kill, butcher, and occupy Muslims.
Another risk of Flying While Muslim.
MI5 randomly stops brown people and threatens to charge them with terrorism unless they become informants and spies.
Glenn Greenwald gives an excellent speech on “civil liberties” and “terrorism.”