Anti-Muslim Hysteria Continues at the Texas Capitol

Admitted Muslim-hater Molly White, a Belton Republican, failed to win reelection to the Texas House last year, but it seems like the Legislature will have at least one other anti-Muslim fanatic to replace her: freshman state Rep. Kyle Biedermann, R-Fredericksburg. […]

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2016 in Quotes: Anti-Muslim Hysteria and Religious Freedom

As continue our review of the outrageous and offensive things we heard from the right in 2016, let’s look at the some of the year’s rhetoric involving anti-Muslim hysteria and religious freedom. You can check out previous posts from the Year in Quotes here. […]

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Texas Legislator Confirms: ‘Yes, I Hate Islam’

Texas state Rep. Molly White, R-Belton, lost her re-election bid in the Republican primary on March 2, but she’s still reinforcing her reputation as one of the Legislature’s biggest Islamophobes. Wednesday night she posted on her official Facebook page a link to a video featuring Brigitte Gabriel, one of the most vicious anti-Muslim extremists in America today. In […]

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Texas Policy Adviser for Koch-funded Americans for Prosperity: Islam Is a Pile of Excrement

Following the terrorist attack by Islamist extremists targeting Christians in Lahore, Pakistan, on Easter Sunday, we’re seeing the usual attempts to make sweeping judgments of all Muslims. For example, Peggy Venable — Texas policy director and senior states policy advisor for Americans for Prosperity, a right-wing public policy group founded and funded by billionaire brothers David and Charles […]

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