America has misappropriated King’s legacy, whitewashed King’s message, and distorted the meaning of his movement, which was not only to remedy the crimes of the past but to rise above them. Without equal rights, we are powerless to change our place and have fairness under the law.

So, why is…

Lauren Boebert’s racist, anti-Muslim, and xenophobic behavior only reflects the normalization of Islamophobia by the Republican Party that has been going on for 20 years. Still, it is too easy to shrug it off as evidence of the evolution of close-mindedness on the political right. While the lines between fascism…

The United States is moving through a time of extreme and insensible change in attitudes toward race, with a significant number of citizens coming to grips with the deeply embedded historical legacy of racist structures and ideals. Avowed white supremacists have commandeered a presidential election, utilize campaign rhetoric to eliminate…

More than a decade later, Chris Cuomo apologized to Shelley Ross for inappropriately touching her sixteen years ago. When is enough, enough, or apology accepted? Sexual harassment includes unwelcome sexual advances, requests for sexual favors, and other verbal or physical harassment of a sexual nature in the workplace or learning…

Women Without A Movement

Kābul River, in eastern Afghanistan and northwestern Pakistan, is 435 miles long, of which 350 miles are in Afghanistan. The Kābul River valley is known for more than a natural route for travel between Afghanistan and Pakistan; a riverbed became a graveyard for women caught in a powerful undertow from…

By Khalilah Sabra, L.L.M., Ph.D.

Today, Stacey Abrams said that Joe Manchin is “setting forth basic building blocks to ensure democracy is inaccessible to people of color no matter your geography.” Manchin’s resistance to fair and impartial voting rights is historically rooted in racism.

Disloyalty and betrayal of political leaders…

Khalilah Sabra

Dr. Khalilah Sabra, LL.M, (@khalilahsabra): Muslim American Doctorate in International Law, Executive Director (MAS Immigrant Justice Center)

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