American Muslims and the Politics of Division

Our Senior Fellow Abdullah Antepli and his wife Asuman are quoted in The New York Times on the focus on Muslims in the upcoming election:

For American Muslims like Mr. Antepli, the speech arrived with lifesaving urgency — a perfect riposte to Mr. Trump in an election where Muslims have been, at times, portrayed as disloyal, untrustworthy and dangerous. “It felt like divine intervention,” said Mr. Antepli. “They were undeniably Muslim, undeniably immigrant and undeniably American. This was the mirror that we need to hold up to American society.”