Stories by Laila Al-Arian

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Posted on: Dec 15, 2012, Source: Salon

With its portraits of Brody and Roya Hammad, "Homeland" warns that Muslims are a hidden danger to fellow Americans.

Posted on: Jun 28, 2012, Source: The Nation

My father was indicted on fifty-three counts of supporting the Palestinian Islamic Jihad, which had been designated by the government as a terrorist group.

Posted on: Jan 2, 2009, Source: The Nation

My family has struggled to get in touch with my grandfather. As missiles rain over his Gaza neighborhood, I can only imagine what he is thinking.

Posted on: Nov 25, 2008, Source: AlterNet

A Texas jury's guilty decision in the nation's largest terrorism financing trial since 9/11 reawakens the injustices of Bush's War on Terror.

Posted on: Jun 12, 2008, Source: Huffington Post

The man who says we could be in Iraq for 100 years shows his lack of concern for U.S. troops -- and callous disregard of Iraqi civilians.

Posted on: Dec 7, 2007, Source: Huffington Post

The threat of continuous harassment and prison time hangs over one writer's family.

Posted on: Jul 12, 2007, Source: The Nation

Interviews with 50 Iraq war veterans reveal disturbing patterns of behavior by US troops in Iraq against innocent civilians -- brutal acts that often go unreported and almost always go unpunished.

Posted on: Apr 25, 2007, Source: Huffington Post

My father was arrested over four years ago on trumped-up terrorism charges and was subjected to a six month trial that bordered on the farcical -- though he was acquitted, he's still languishing in jail.