Christian Caller Threatens to Behead Muslims at Texas Mosque

A caller who self-identified as a Christian left a threatening message at a mosque in Watauga, Texas saying that he's going to cut the heads off of worshipers there, among many other things. For some bizarre reason, the local police are not treating as a direct threat. … [Read more...]

Ryan’s Opponent Goes Even Further Than Trump

If you think Donald Trump's ideas about Muslims in this country are extreme, wait till you hear what Paul Nehlen, the man challenging Paul Ryan in the Republican primaries in Wisconsin, is advocating. He makes Trump sound like a weak-kneed appeaser. … [Read more...]

Trump Begs Republicans to Back Up His Stupid Attacks

How bad have things gotten for the Trump campaign as he has continued, day after day, to attack the family of a Bronze Star-winning Muslim soldier killed in Iraq? So bad that they've been reduced to begging Republicans in Congress to say something in support of those attacks. … [Read more...]

Backer: Under Trump, Khan Would Not Have Been in Army

The co-chair of a major pro-Trump Super PAC, himself a former Navy SEAL, is defending Trump's attacks on the family of a Muslim soldier who died in Iraq. Weirdly, he says that if Donald Trump were president, he would not have been in the military because of Trump's Muslim ban. … [Read more...]

Oh, the Sacrifices Donald Trump Has Made for America!

One of the most compelling moments of the DNC was when a Muslim couple whose son died fighting for the U.S. in Iraq spoke about it and pointed out that, unlike Donald Trump, they and their son had actually sacrificed for his country. Donald Trump had an inevitably juvenile and absurd response: … [Read more...]

Gingrich Makes Last Ditch Effort to Be Trump’s VP

The night before Donald Trump was set to announce his vice presidential pick, with all the reports indicating it would be Mike Pence, Newt Gingrich made what seemed to be a 13th hour case for himself as he reacted to the horrifying attack in Nice, France by proposing blatantly unconstitutional policies. … [Read more...]

Churches as Polling Places? Fine. Mosques? OMG Terrorists!

There are literally thousands of polling places located in churches around the country and virtually no one bats an eye about it. Put one in a mosque, however, and people who undoubtedly don't see a problem with having them in churches freak the hell out. … [Read more...]

Gaffney and the Decepticon of Bad Guys

Islamophobic bigot Frank Gaffney is still selling his ridiculous notion of a bad guy Decepticon, with Black Lives Matter protesters joining with ISIS, liberals and gay rights advocates to assemble into one giant bad guy that must be defeated. … [Read more...]

OMG! Obama Attended His Brother’s Muslim Wedding

You know, sometimes the mendacity and idiocy of the right-wing media just leaves my jaw agape. Bill O'Reilly made a huge deal out of the fact that President Obama attended a Muslim wedding -- his brother's, for crying out loud. This is evidence of Obama's sympathy for Islamic terrorists. Seriously. … [Read more...]

Guandolo: Jihadis and and Black Lives Matter Will Burn Cities

Former FBI agent John Guandolo, who was fired after being caught having sex with a witness in an investigation, has reinvented himself as an "expert" on Islamic terrorism and he's making predictions. Like that Islamic terrorists and the Black Lives Matter movement will join forces to burn and loot American cities. … [Read more...]

OK Legislator Wants ‘Final Solution’ on Muslims

From the "Islamophobia doesn't exist" file: An Oklahoma state legislator shared an article this week calling for a "final solution" in regard to Muslims and saying that Islam is not covered by the First Amendment, that Muslim immigration should be banned, and that those here should be "quarantined." … [Read more...]

Trump is Wrong on the Assimilation of Muslim Immigrants

Donald Trump continued his ignorant fearmongering the other day by claiming that Muslim immigrants to the United States don't assimilate into the culture even after two or three generations. He provided zero evidence, of course, because the evidence shows quite the contrary. … [Read more...]