Articles by The Intercept

At Homeland Security, Anti-Muslim Activist Katharine Gorka Maintained Ties With Islamophobes

Gorka worked on CVE programs, which have faced increased allegations of anti-Muslim bias under Trump, FOIA documents show.
FILE -  In this Dec. 29, 2010, file photo, Pakistani villagers carry the shrouded casket of a person reportedly killed by a US drone attack in Pakistani tribal area of Mir Ali along the Afghanistan border, during his funeral in Bannu, Pakistan. The Shamsi airfield in southwest Pakistan has become the centre of a political storm about Pakistan surrendering its sovereignty, as the airfield is suspected of housing U.S. drones used in missile strikes in Pakistan, but is actually under the control of the United Arab Emirates, although a UAE official has denied that the Gulf state has any operational role. (AP Photo/Ijaz Muhammad, file)

America’s Problem With Policing Doesn’t Stop At The U.S. Border

George Floyd wasn’t the first victim of state violence in the United States; law enforcement officers have killed countless people who were never properly memorialized and for whom justice was never sought.
DELHI, INDIA - 2020/03/31: suspected patients of the COVID-19 coronavirus wearing a face mask as a preventive measure, during the cordon and quarantine process.Police has cordoned off the Nizamuddin area that hosted an Islamic congregation and quarantined suspected patients of the COVID-19 coronavirus after several people that attended tested positive for the virus. The new coronavirus causes mild or moderate symptoms for most people, but for some, especially older adults and people with existing health problems, it can cause more severe illness or death. (Photo by Amarjeet Kumar Singh/SOPA Images/LightRocket via Getty Images)

The Coronavirus Is Empowering Islamophobes — But Exposing The Idiocy Of Islamophobia

The coronavirus that is infecting people in almost every country and territory on Earth, has been weaponized by the far right to attack … Islam and Muslims?

The Far Right Loves To Hate Sanders Surrogate Linda Sarsour

Sarsour has courted controversy, and risen to the top of her community, in large part because of her outspokenness on Palestinian rights in recent years.

Trump Praises Modi’s India, Ignoring Anti-Muslim Violence

Donald Trump praise India's leader, Narendra Modi, and ignored the violence against Muslims unfolding on the streets of the Indian capital.

Will Bloomberg Apologize to Muslims for Spying on Them?

Michael Bloomberg oversaw the mass warrantless, suspicionless surveillance of Muslim New Yorkers, as the New York Police Department “mapped” where they prayed, ate, studied, and worked.

How White Nationalists Are Inspired By The Bosnia Genocide

In order to understand the ideology of the emerging far right, it’s important to look at what actually happened in Bosnia.

Mike Pompeo Has Extreme Views On Muslims — And Liberals Don’t Seem To Care

There are well-documented instances of Mike Pompeo's bigotry and extreme views towards Islam and Muslims.

One Million Muslim Uighurs Have Been Detained By China, The U.N. Says. Where’s The Global Outrage?

One. Million. People. There are around 11 million Uighurs living in Xinjiang, which means that almost one in 10 of them has been detained.

Saudi Arabia Planned To Invade Qatar Last Summer

Saudi Arabia planned to invade Qatar last summer. Rex Tillerson’s efforts to stop it may have cost him his job.

Bernie Sanders Endorses Abdul El-Sayed For Governor Of Michigan

Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt., endorsed former Detroit Public Health Chief Abdul El-Sayed for governor of Michigan.

Israel Orders Facebook To Delete Accounts Of Palestinians

Facebook Says It Is Deleting Accounts at the Direction of the U.S. and Israeli Governments.

Want Gun Control? Have All Muslims Join The NRA

A mass membership drive by Muslim-Americans could effectively give them control of the organization.