Americans are vastly more likely to find employment with a Muslim refugee than to be killed by one. They are in fact much likelier to be killed by cows, fireworks and malfunctioning elevators than an immigrant terrorist. Cows kill 20 Americans every year on average. (Source) Yes, cows are twenty times more lethal than sharks, […]
Officers ‘just following orders’, confused children, fearful parents: with Trump’s vile ban, Islamophobia has finally burst its banks. How many times in history has evil been explained as ‘just following orders’. The thought was almost too evil, too grotesque, to countenance. The hours after the ban felt like living through a chapter of history that […]
Secret NSA satellite photo reveals Donald Trump in deep discussion with his advisers on presenting additional Muslim issues.
An article by Doug Saunders in The Globe and Mail today looks at the “Muslim tide” in the west and our own capacity for fear, including our fear of Italian or Irish Catholics. An excerpt: The unease I felt on the sidewalks and buses of our London neighbourhood was not a novel sensation. If I […]