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Trump looking into banning Muslims from TSA

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Woman in audience expressed concerns about “all these heebee-jabees they wear at TSA.” Wants vets instead.
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Security concerns over white Christians cause Virginia school district to shut down following Arabic lesson

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The volume and tone of the outrage over the lesson led the county sheriff to advise them to close.
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Wheaton College suspends tenured, Christian professor over hijab

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Their explanation for the suspension is arguably worse than the action itself.
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Donald Trump’s supporters hate religious freedom, by the numbers

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A new Public Policy Polling survey suggests that Trump voters want to, for all intents and purposes, ban Islam.
Which one of these people looks like a terrorist? (Image via Twitter)

Which Americans are really at risk of being victims of religious violence?

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Religious violence is a growing problem in America, with Muslims on the receiving end.
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Trump on San Bernardino shooter: “I probably radicalized him”

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At once supremely arrogant and completely self-defeating.
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Of course Donald Trump says he might have backed Japanese internment, isn’t bothered by Hitler comparisons

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Anti-democratic principles are both plausible and necessary in the parallel universe Trump has constructed.
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After months of appeasement, GOP candidates finally say Trump’s gone too far

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Trump’s proposal is simply the one-sentence version of the message the GOP has been sending for fourteen years.
Not even kids "under the age of five," right Chris Christie? (Image of interned Japanese children saying the Pledge of Allegiance via Wikimedia Commons

Mayor of Roanoke, VA invokes Japanese internment, says city won’t help resettle refugees

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Yes, this debate reminds us of Japanese internment…but in a bad way, not a good one.
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Conservative plans for holy war are (obviously) un-American

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Religious pluralism in US foreign policy predates the Constitution.
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President Obama zings anti-refugee Republicans

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Folks who have spent seven years calling Obama a Muslim communist are about to get real sensitive about tone.
One of the SFW pictures posted to the event.

French citizens plan satirical orgy in response to Paris attacks

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Sometimes you have to cope with humor.
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The definition of Islamophobia

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We have a word for a persistent, irrational fear that carries a strong avoidance desire. It’s called a phobia.
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