Opinion

AL-ALUSI AND HAMID: Fighting Islamophobia at Yale

February 17, 2012 • 148
Since the end of the Jim Crow era, politicians have dressed racism in the rhetoric of food stamps and illegal aliens. But as the past 10 years have shown, it seems that politicians need no such disguise for Islamophobia. Unspoken assumptions often provide more insight into American public opinion than what can be explicitly stated. »