US liberal Islamophobia is rising – and more insidious than rightwing bigotry

‘Bill Maher’s weekly TV program is wildly popular with educated, cosmopolitan and middle class liberals.’The left is saturated with pundits and self-styled public intellectuals who disseminate discourses that Islam is monolithic; that Muslims must choose between liberal principles and their faith, and, echoing the college student I encountered at in March, a religion that is in need of “reform”….. more: theguardian