LA Republican Wants Boycott of All Muslim Businesses

A man running as the Republican candidate for a seat in the state legislature of Louisiana says that all Americans should boycott businesses that even have a single Muslim employee because, "We are a Christian nation." And if you go to those businesses, ISIS will destroy Shreveport. He wrote this on his Facebook page: … [Read more...]

DOJ Sues Michigan City for Denying Permit to Build Mosque

There's been a raging controversy going on in Sterling Heights, Michigan (a suburb of Detroit) over a proposed special permit to build a mosque there. Many of the locals are A) predictably stupid and B) predictably bigoted. And now the DOJ is suing the city for turning down that permit. … [Read more...]

Americans Think There are Far More Muslims Here Than There Are

I always laugh my ass off when Islamophobic paranoiacs claim that we're on the verge of being taken over by Muslims and Sharia law. But perhaps they think this is a rational thing to say because they ignorantly believe that there are far more Muslims in the United States than there are. … [Read more...]

More Unhinged, Paranoid, Wildly Inaccurate Claims by Flynn

It appears that we have a full-on Alex Jones clone as the new national security adviser for Donald Trump. When he retired, Gen. Michael Flynn moved immediately to the far-right paranoid fringe and started making outlandish claims, like this one: … [Read more...]

Fox Host: College Turned OSU Killer Into a Jihadist

The dolt collective at Fox News, led by Greg Gutfeld and Kimberly Guilfoyle, have decided that the young Muslim man who drove into a crowd of students at Ohio State and slashed people with a knife was "corrupted" into becoming a jihadist because he (allegedly) took a class that taught about microaggressions. … [Read more...]

Trump Team Explodes Over Accusation of Courting White Supremacists

The top officials from both of the presidential campaigns took part in a discussion at Harvard about the campaign and the Trump team, led by Kellyanne Conway, went ballistic when a Clinton adviser accused them of courting the white supremacist vote. … [Read more...]

Guandolo’s Fascist Plans for Muslims

John Guandolo, a former FBI agent who lost his job because he had sex with a witness in a case he was investigating and reinvented himself as an "expert" on Muslims and terrorism, wants to start rounding up and punishing pretty much any Muslim group in the country. Speaking of the Muslim Brotherhood, he said: … [Read more...]

Rohrer: Force Immigrants to Become Christians

Sam Rohrer, head of the American Pastors Network, says that America should not accept any immigrants unless they first become Christians, like they (allegedly) did in ancient Israel (actually, they didn't). Because he thinks America is a Christian theocracy. … [Read more...]

Petraeus on Trump’s Anti-Muslim Bigotry

Last week, retired Gen. David Petraeus met with Donald Trump amid speculation that he was on the short list to be the next secretary of Defense. But in May, Petraeus published an op-ed in the Washington Post that, while it didn't mention Trump specifically, was clearly aimed directly at him and his bigoted policies toward Muslims. … [Read more...]

Mosques Receive Threatening Letter

Add yet another case of threats and intimidation aimed at Muslims that cites Donald Trump's election as inspiration. A handwritten letter was sent to four mosques in California and Georgia telling them that Trump will do to them what Hitler did to the Jews. … [Read more...]

A Story of Bigotry and Hope

Here's a story out of New Mexico that will both enrage you and give you hope. A Muslim woman was shopping at a grocery store with a headscarf on and another woman started berating her, telling her to leave and calling her a terrorist. But employees and other shoppers intervened to protect her. … [Read more...]

Wingnut Lies About Keith Ellison

Keith Ellison, one of two Muslims in all of Congress, is one of the leading candidates to be the next head of the Democratic National Committee. That, of course, has the right-wing bigots spouting lies and nonsense about him, like this guy quoted by the AFA's "news" service. … [Read more...]