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Mobashra Tazamal


Mobashra Tazamal is the Associate Director of The Bridge Initiative, a research project on Islamophobia, at Georgetown University. Her work has appeared in Al Jazeera, The Independent, Middle East Eye, and AltMuslimah.

The far-right in France has been normalised because anti-Muslim policies have been peddled by the government. Macron must now be confronted with the damage he has done by waging war on Muslims but it is unlikely he will be reformed, Mobashra Tazamal.

04 May, 2022

US Rep. Lauren Boebert's hateful anti-Muslim comments are the logical outcome of a Republican Party that has formally adopted Islamophobia into its guiding manifesto, writes Mobashara Tazamal.

10 December, 2021

State terrorism has been the greatest purveyor of violence thanks to the War on Terror's handbook these past two decades. If we are to create a safer and peaceful world, that handbook - and its tactics - must be confronted, writes Mobashra Tazamal.

01 October, 2021

Opinion: This environment isn't the result of fringe groups or voices, it is the direct outcome of making Islamophobia part and parcel of society, writes Mobashra Tazamal.

11 June, 2021

Comment: Macron is whipping up anti-Muslim sentiment in order to cover up for his own failures: An economic crisis, rising inequality and a public health emergency, writes Mobashra Tazamal.

15 March, 2021

Comment: Guantanamo has now been open for almost two decades, impacting the lives of hundreds of Muslims, their families, and communities as a whole, writes Mobashra Tazamal.

04 December, 2020

Comment: MuslimPro's sharing of private data with brokers who passed it on to US military exposed its Muslim users to the lethal consequences of US state surveillance, argues Mobashra Tazamal.

24 November, 2020

The New Arab Meets: CAIR National Executive Director Nihad Awad to discuss the Muslim community's fight against Islamophobia in Trump's America.

30 October, 2020

Concentrated in key swing states, Arab-American voters have an outsized role to play in this year's election. We outline their projected voting patterns and the issues that energises them

25 October, 2020

Comment: The language and logic of counter-terrorism established by the US has been used to justify a devastating spectrum of Muslim persecution from France to China, writes Mobashra Tazamal.

15 October, 2020