Tag: Muslims

Archived: Don't Like Diversity Then You Probably Love Trump

A new Pew Research Center study found a correlation that links negative feelings regarding diversity as well as Islamophobia to “warm feelings” toward Trump. The survey, which polled Republican and Republican-leaning voters, also found that lower levels of education are linked with support for the Republican candidate. Related Story: Trump’s…

Archived: Trump: Ban All Muslims

Donald Trump has spewed out even more anti-Islamic speech, calling for a “total and complete shutdown of Muslims.” “Without looking at the various polling data, it is obvious to anybody the hatred is beyond comprehension,” Trump said in a statement Monday. “Where this hatred comes from and why we will…

Archived: Trump's Comments are 74 Percent Lies

Donald Trump says a lot ofinsensitive things. Some of his comments are disparaging, such as attacking women’s looks, and others are bigoted, such as his remarks about Mexicans or Muslims. But lately, Trump’s statements have gone beyond simply sharing his opinion to falsifying facts in a way that closely resembles…

Archived: Ben Carson's Anti-Muslim Talk Reflects A Lot of America

Despite the fact that the U.S. Constitution clearly states “no religious test shall ever be required as a qualification to any office or public trust under the United States,” Republican presidential candidate and retired neurosurgeon Ben Carson this weekend said that a Muslim should not be elected president of the…

Archived: Ramadan: How to Create an Inclusive Workplace

Ramadan, the holy month for Muslims, starts Wednesday, June 17 and lasts until Friday, July 17. This is a time when Muslims seek forgiveness for their sins, pray for guidance and try to purify themselves through self-restraint and good deeds. For more information, please see this fact sheet from the…

Archived: Were Chapel Hill Killings a Hate Crime

By Albert Lin Members of a North Carolina community are mourning the deaths of three Muslim students who were shot and killed by a white man, with some calling the Chapel Hill murders a hate crime. Craig Stephen Hicks, 46, has been charged with three counts of first-degree murder in…