Islamophobia

The Many Problems With Anti-Muslim Rhetoric

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After the San Bernardino and Paris attacks, the rhetoric against American Muslims has ramped up in the U.S. But what consequences does that language have? And what’s being left out of the conversation?

Berkeley Students Want Bill Maher Out As Commencement Speaker: Here’s Why

Bill Maher is scheduled to be the guest speaker at UC Berkeley’s fall graduation this December. But despite the university’s reputation for free speech, some students say Maher is too offensive toward Muslims, women and others to enjoy the honor of speaking at graduation. Dena Takruri spoke with the students leading the charge to cancel Maher’s commencement speech.