Usaid M. Siddiqui

New Study Shows Just How Warped and Warlike Mainstream Media Coverage of Islam Is

According to a disturbing yet fascinating new study on the link between US media coverage and violence, entitled “Mixed Messages: How the media covers “violent extremism” and what you can do about it”, nearly 90% of all national reporting on extremism includes a mention of Islam, even when Islam or Muslims had nothing to do with the story. In contrast, only 13% of the articles about extremism mentioned Christianity and 4% referenced Judaism.

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How Aung San Suu Kyi and her U.S. Allies Deny Burmese Anti-Muslim Atrocities

Burmese Nobel Laureate and democracy advocate Aung San Suu Kyi reportedly lost her composure when questioned about the dire conditions of Muslims in her country during a BBC interview two years ago. When pressed by BBC personality Mishal Hussain, a Muslim, Suu Kyi expressed her displeasure in an off-the-record remark, allegedly complaining, “No one told me I was going to be interviewed by a Muslim!”

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Study Exposes British Security Agencies Pressuring Muslim Converts to Spy for UK Government

A new study released last month by the University of Cambridge Center of Islamic Studies exposed the disturbing practice of British security services to lure British Muslim male converts to become informants. The report, an 18-month exercise detailing the experiences of numerous converts, gives a comprehensive firsthand account into how agencies like the MI5 coerce them into spying on fellow Muslims.

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