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Keith Ellison: 'Bernie or Bust' Only Helping Elect Donald Trump

Keith Ellison, the first Muslim Congressman, introduced Senator Sanders, the most loved Jew by Muslims, to the DNC convention this evening. He said while identifying as a “proud – and I say proud Bernie Sanders supporter,” that not voting for Hillary Clinton would play into the nefarious Republican agenda. “They don’t want us to vote,” he asserted, adding that “not voting is not a protest, it is a surrender.”  Read more
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Donna Brazile Replaces Debbie Wasserman Schultz as DNC Chair

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Muslim Democrats Protest Trump Fundraiser

Muslim Democrats joined NextGen Climate Illinois, an environmental advocacy organization, holding a rally Tuesday afternoon to speak out against Trump’s “divisive agenda.” The protest took place at Trump Tower downtown, where the ritzy fundraiser is reportedly being held. NextGen Climate Illinois was joined by Latino Policy Forum’s A.C.C.E.S.S. student group. Read more
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Donald Trump’s nomination is the first time American politics has left me truly afraid

Ezra Klein:  Donald Trump is not a man who should be president. This is not an ideological judgment. This is not something I would say about Mitt Romney or Marco Rubio. This is not a disagreement over Donald Trump’s tax plan or his climate policies. This is about Trump’s character, his temperament, his impulsiveness, his basic decency. Read more
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5 Reasons Why Trump Will Win

By Michael Moore:  Coming back to the hotel after appearing on Bill Maher’s Republican Convention special this week on HBO, a man stopped me. “Mike,” he said, “we have to vote for Trump. We HAVE to shake things up.” That was it. That was enough for him. To “shake things up.” President Trump would indeed do just that, and a good chunk of the electorate would like to sit in the bleachers and watch that reality show. Read more
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Re-Launch Gathering

Muslim Democrats Re-Launch Gathering! Join us Saturday, June 4, 2016 in Oak Brook, IL. Find the invite and event information below. Read more
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Rubio and Cruz are the real monsters: Liberals should be rooting for Trump — and he’ll be easier to beat come November

Trump is despicable — but him winning the GOP nomination would be far better than either Rubio or Cruz Read more
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I was wrong: President Trump would be way scarier than President Cruz

A few months back, pondering the ghastly parlor game of choosing between President Donald Trump and President Ted Cruz, I opted — reluctantly, disbelievingly — for Trump, as the lesser of two dangers. Read more
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How Republicans Won and Then Lost the Muslim Vote

Long before Donald Trump proposed banning Muslims from entering the United States, the GOP believed that Muslims were a natural constituency. Read more
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CAIR Super Tuesday Poll Shows Muslim Voters Support Hillary Clinton, Concerned About Islamophobia

Survey shows that more older Muslim voters back Clinton, while younger Muslims support Bernie Sanders. The Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR), the nation's largest Muslim civil rights and advocacy organization, today released the results of a six-state "Super Tuesday" poll of almost 2000 Muslim voters indicating that almost half of those voters (46 percent) support Hillary Clinton, followed by Bernie Sanders at 25 percent and 11 percent support for Donald Trump. Read more
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