Tag: widespread

Documentary to expose widespread spying on Arabs and Muslims

“These kinds of investigations get a lot of their power from secrecy,” she said. “They count on people to be quiet about it to maintain the secrecy. I think this film is about saying, ‘We don’t want to be quiet about this any longer’ and that we should tell these stories out loud.” Pushing federal agencies to provide information compels them to remove a name from the Terrorist Watch List or explain why someone has been placed on it, she said. …more: ABAMERICANNEWS.COM

Local Muslim leader pleads for peace

“God created us to know each other. Not to fight each other,” Abdul Baki said. He continued on to acknowledge what he called widespread stereotyping and “Islamaphobia.” He said being Muslim does not mean supporting Isis…more:  wwlp.com/