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CJ Werleman


CJ Werleman is the author of 'Crucifying America', 'God Hates You, Hate Him Back' and 'Koran Curious', and is the host of Foreign Object.

The influence of global Hindutva groups is on the rise. Preaching a discriminatory and often violent form of Hindu nationalism, these organisations have been sheltered in the United States, causing widespread alarm for minorities back in India.

06 January, 2023

As the global threat posed by Hindu nationalism rises, it is also bringing unintended prejudice and discrimination to liberal and secular Hindus in Western states who either disavow the Hindutva ideology or remain apathetic towards it.

10 November, 2022

India's concerted effort to cover its crimes in Kashmir has extended to the virtual sphere, with social media companies all too willing to accommodate the Indian government's demands of censorship, posing a worrying development for oppressed people.

04 October, 2022

Many Muslims who attended Hajj expressed feeling furious and emotionally distressed after being left without the facilities they were promised, with many having to pay extra exorbitant amounts for hotels and flights due to Motawif's poor services.

15 July, 2022

Comment: The international community must act now to prevent further atrocities against Rohingya refugees, writes CJ Werleman.

14 January, 2021

Comment: Both Beijing and New Delhi are seeking to smear each other's reputation by pointing to their respective mistreatment of Muslims, writes CJ Werleman.

23 July, 2020

Comment: Western governments must target supply chains, and punish corporations that continue to profit from directly from forced Uighur labour, writes CJ Werleman.

02 June, 2020

Comment: In light of this new, shocking evidence, an ICC investigation into into war crimes is now more urgent than ever, writes CJ Werleman.

19 March, 2020

Comment: While a Sanders presidency would be a major step up, there's still room for improvement in his foreign policy, writes CJ Werleman.

11 March, 2020

Opinion: Documents leaked of China's treatment of Uighur Muslims are final proof Beijing is carrying out cultural genocide in Xinjiang, or what was once independent East Turkestan, writes CJ Werleman.

26 February, 2020