The report shows a number of examples of the widespread way in which the sentencing guidelines are being used in order to criminalise Muslims
Muslim Americans should resist the tendency to fall into line with such gross rhetoric and inform themselves about how trully well integrated they are - specifically in light of their European Muslim counterparts.
When I heard about this case, I became obsessed - I couldn’t stop talking about it. I wondered why at first, but then I realized: it exemplifies the extent to which the War on Terror – its tactics, its imagery, and its language – is embedded in the racist history of the United States. The Newburgh Four were an invented threat of strategic audacity. Their case could garner legitimacy, and make us fearful, because the FBI knew how to design a “terrorist menace” that not only invoked Islamophobia, but also a much broader arsenal of racist ideologies and signifiers.
Salih S. is 28 years old and was extradited on the 13th July 2010 by Turkey to Germany on assertions that he was involved in terrorism and with a group alleged to have plotted an attack against a US target.
The release of ‘secret’ US State Department documents has revealed that the US has been conducting a proxy war in Yemen with the agreement of the Yemeni authorities.
Exclusive coverage of the Aafia Siddiqui trial for Cageprisoners
Has the Pakistani tiger grown some teeth? Has it remembered its proud history of sacrifice and bloodshed? Has it recalled that it was created with a vision of it becoming a haven for Muslims? Has it finally awoken from its slumber and discovered the meaning of the word ‘sovereignty’?
Asim Qureshi discusses the use of extrajudicial killings in the War on Terror on The Agenda with Yvonne Ridley and other panelists.
The Guantánamo Memoirs of Mohamedou Ould Slahi
TRAITOR: a Guantanamo guard's journey to Islam
Starving for justice
Are Muslims active enough in the fight against Guantanamo?
Help Lynne Stewart, civil rights lawyer for Muslim defendants, stay alive
How your Schedule 7 swab could help get your family arrested
Why haven't you signed the Shaker Aamer petition?