Thursday, 15 December 2016

[USA / Georgia / Age of Trump / Islamophonia: Anti-otherness - except when it is allah (inch allah) doing the 'othering' into muslim / non-muslim] 2016: The year racism and fear make a comeback

2016: The year racism and fear make a comeback

By RHINA GUIDOS, Catholic News Service | Published December 13, 2016
... Those who work with multicultural communities, such as Jordan Denari Duffner, a research fellow at Georgetown University’s Bridge Initiative, which studies Islamophobia, said comments made during the campaign led to “a general kind of anti-otherness that has emerged.” When it comes Islamophobia, she said, anyone who “looks Muslim,” be it because of the color of the skin or what they may wear, can evoke a reaction from others that can lead to attacks, she said. ...
More islamophonia and anti-otherness in the air at The Georgia bulletin