Islamaphobia | KALW

Islamaphobia

A Muslim organization has been planning to build a mosque and community center in rural San Martin, in Santa Clara County, for over a decade, but the project has run into opposition and government delays. Is it proper protocol or Islamophobia?

Daily news digest for Wednesday, March 23, 2016

Mar 23, 2016
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Here's what's happening in the Bay Area, as curated by KALW news:

Bay Area Muslims Say Presidential Candidates Cruz, Trump Creating Backlash // NBC Bay Area

Courtesy of CAIR - San Francisco Bay Area

Anti-Muslim sentiment around the U.S. is on the rise. The uptick started right after the attacks in Paris in November. Then came the December shootings in San Bernardino, and Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump’s call for a ban on Muslim entry into the country.