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The Empire Files: The Most Dangerous Year for Muslims in America

The Empire Files: The Most Dangerous Year for Muslims in America
Mon, 1/11/2016 - by Abby Martin
This article originally appeared on Telesur

Abby Martin interviews Dr. Deepa Kumar, professor of media studies at Rutgers University and author of *Islamophobia and the Politics of Empire*, about the roots of this alarming situation. From confronting right-wing arguments, to examining the reality behind Donald Trump's proposed ban on Muslims, to how Islamophobia is a reinforcement and basis for the structures of Empire, the first Empire Files episode of 2016 gives essential context to the wave of anti-Muslim hate in America and beyond. http://multimedia.telesurtv.net/v/the...

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