Trump didn’t invent Islamophobia, but he has injected it with a new and lethal force.
By Moustafa Bayoumi
... Almost instantly, mosques were vandalized. Muslim parents agonized over their children’s safety at school. Violent assaults increased not only in number but also in ferocity. As all of this was occurring, we were working hard to look out for one another, while also trying not to lose sight of what this catastrophe meant for the nation as a whole. ...More tripe ('progressive journalism') at The Nation