Challenge Islamophobia Project Summer 2018 Updates

We are deeply disappointed in the U.S. Supreme Court’s decision to uphold the Muslim Ban. It is the consequence of years of dehumanization of Muslims by the Islamophobia Industry and war profiteers since 9/11. We add our voice to the movement to overturn this disastrous and dangerous decision. Our contribution is to offer teachers and […]

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Challenge Islamophobia with Education

Islamophobia is getting worse. We need a grassroots educational response that raises consciousness and moves people to action. Hate crimes against Muslims were up 91 percent in the first half of 2017 compared to 2016. Forty-two percent of Muslims reported bullying of their school-age children and 25 percent of those cases involved a teacher. ISLAMOPHOBIA: […]

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Deutsch Foundation Funds Launch of Islamophobia History Education Project

Thanks to the support of a generous grant of $10,000 from the Robert W. Deutsch Foundation, Teaching for Change is launching the development of  “Islamophobia: a people’s history teaching guide” and related professional development. Rather than focusing on details of Islamic beliefs and rituals, the Islamophobia teaching guide will make connections between Islamophobia, anti-Black racism, and anti-immigrant […]

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