President Trump has again gone on the offensive toward Rep. Ilhan Omar, D-Minn. On Friday, he Tweeted a 9/11 video alongside Omar’s comments about the terrorist attacks, which critics said downplayed them. Rep. Omar says she has since been threatened.
In a letter sent Wednesday to Tillerson, the 20 members of the Foreign Affairs Committee said they are extremely troubled over Trump's retweets last week of inflammatory videos from a fringe British political group that purported to show violence being…
By Richard Lardner, Associated Press
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By Joshua Barajas, Erica R. Hendry, Iman Smith, Laura Santhanam
Two men were fatally stabbed Friday in Portland, Oregon, as they defended two women against a white supremacist's anti-Muslim tirade.
By Michael D. Regan
The Southern Poverty Law Center has recorded more than 1,000 incidents of hate-based intimidation following the 2016 presidential election. But most of these incidents aren't considered hate crimes.
By PBS NewsHour
In Denmark, policies aimed at deterring the arrival of asylum seekers -- by making the country less hospitable -- appear to be working. And yet that slowing hasn't stopped the country from turning more to the right, in a dramatic…
By Kamala Kelkar
Some Arab and Muslim Americans say that they face more prejudice now than in the immediate aftermath of 9/11.
Despite widespread condemnation from critics at home and abroad, Donald Trump’s polls aren’t suffering. His lead has only increased since he called for a ban on Muslims entering the United States, proving that such inflammatory rhetoric resonates with many Republican…
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