Muslim Americans and Republicans: Enemies, Allies or Friends?

Omar Sacirbey asks a tough question at Common Ground News Service: what happened to the once strong political coalition between Muslim Americans and Republicans, a relationship now “beset with stereotypes and a lack of trust and communication?” The answer, he writes is more than 9/11. And while mutual suspicion and stereotypes, dominate (Republicans as “hopelessly¬†Islamophobic” and Muslims as some kind of “Fifth Column”), Scaribey suggests that bridges (perhaps Libertarian bridges) are being built between these two communities. ¬†¬†

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