A forum set up to build bridges between the Muslim American community and the larger Tennessean community degenerated into a hate filled side show, according to the Southern Poverty Law Center.
The American Muslim Advisory Council organized the forum in response to the posting of a incendiary cartoon by a Coffee County, Tennessee commissioner … Read more
New data from the FBI shows that hate crimes against Muslim Americans is on the rise. Reported incidents surged in 2010 to 160 and 157 in 2011. That’s a 50 percent increase from when incidents dropped for the first time since 9/11. The Department of Justice adds that hate crimes are significantly under reported and … Read more