In the Media

Civil Rights Groups Show Solidarity with Victims of Hate in National Full-Page Ads
New York Times, 11-4-18

Arab community resists in Chicago suburb: Interview with Bassem Kawar
Fightback News, 7-15-18

Chicago-area town board member pressured to resign for noting that Muslim immigrants aren’t integrating
Geller Report, 7-13-18

Suburban Township trustee who commented on Muslims refuses to resign
NBC Chicago, 7-12-18

Township Trustee Who Commented on Muslims Refuses to Resign 
US News, 7-11-18

Protesters Mark 1 year Of Demanding Palos Township Trustee Resign Over Racist Comments
WBEZ, 7-11-18

Palos Township trustee says she won't resign a year after Facebook comments about Middle Eastern immigrants ignited protests
Chicago Tribune, 7-10-18

Today’s talker: Supreme Court is on the wrong side of Trump’s travel ban
USA Today, 6-26-18

Local groups join effort against Islamophobia
Beverly Review, 4-24-18

US Arab and Muslim communities embrace democracy for greater safety
The Hill, 4-11-18

Opinion: When an Elected Official Goes Full Racist, It’s Time To Go Negative
In These Times, 3-16-18

Top Southland stories in 2017
Daily Southtown, 12-29-17

The Bullying of Sharon Brannigan
Desplaines Valley News, 12-7-17

Dance Protest Wants to #StomptheBan
NBC Asia, 10-26-17

Dance as a form of resistance: Activists gather at Borough Hall in protest of Trump travel ban
Brooklyn Eagle, 10-18-17

Protesters dance outside Borough Hall in protest of travel ban
News12 Brooklyn, 10-16-17

Arab-American Family Support Center to Present "Stomp Out the Muslim Ban"
Teen Vogue, 10-14-17

Palos Township Arabs and Muslims remain firm in demands for Brannigan’s resignation
eNews Park Forest, 9-18-17

Palos Township trustee apologizes for controversial comments, invites dialogue with Muslim constituents
Chicago Tribune, 9-18-17

Palos Township meeting canceled after officials unable to accommodate large crowd of protesters
Chicago Tribune, 8-14-17

Brannigan quits county commission
The Regional News, 8-3-17

AMVOTE announces Palos Trustee Brannigan has resigned from Cook County Women’s Commission after posting negative comments about Middle Eastern immigrants
AMVOTE Statement, 7-29-17

Palos Township trustee resigns from county commission after anti-Muslim Facebook posts
Chicago Tribune, 7-28-17

Chicago Sun-Times Editorial Board: A Palos Township trustee’s shameful Facebook posts
Chicago Sun Times, 7-14-17

Preckwinkle calls on controversial Palos Township trustee Sharon Brannigan to resign from county commission
Cook County Chronicle, 7-14-17

Huge activist turnout confronts hate speech against Arab American students
Arab American News, 7-14-17

Preckwinkle Calls on Sharon Brannigan To Resign From Commission
CBS Chicago, 7-12-17

Cook County Board President Toni Preckwinkle Calls for Resignation of Women’s Commission Member Sharon Brannigan
Cook County Government News, 7-12-17

Residents To Rally for Palos Twp. Trustee's Dismissal Over 'Anti-Muslim' Facebook Posts, 7-10-17

Trustee's Comments About Muslims Condemned
CBS Chicago, 7-10-17

Palos Township residents call for trustee’s resignation after social media posts
ABC 7 Chicago, 7-10-17

Residents call for suburban trustee to resign after anti-Muslim posts
WGN TV, 7-10-17

Panel ponders parallels to immigration ban, 2-16-2017

Activists, on overdrive to respond to Trump’s immigration plans, are making new alliances in Detroit
PRI's The World, 2-15-2017

Immigrants rally against Trump crackdown: 'We're not going anywhere'
Detroit Free Press, 2-15-2017

Asha Noor instructs WMU on how to “Take on Hate”
Western Herald, 2-15-2017

U.S. Olympic fencer Ibtihaj Muhammad is a role model
Op-ed by TAKE ON HATE's Asha Noor in the Detroit Free Press, 8-12-2016

Take On Hate meeting explores Arab-Black solidarity ideas
The Arab American News, 7-15-2016

Detroiters pray for Orlando: ‘We are one family’ [PHOTOS]
The Detroit News, 6-14-2016

Muslim leaders denounce Orlando shooting, call for unity with gay community
Press and Guide (Dearborn and Dearborn Heights), 6-14-2016

The 20 Most Influential Moms of 2016
TAKE ON HATE's Rashida Tlaib named among most influential moms, 4-12-2016

How can we fight Islamophobia in America?
Ford Foundation discussion on "Confronting Islamophobia in America Today", 3-7-2016

Honor slain students by standing up for civil rights
The Detroit News op-ed by NNAAC Director Nadia Tonova, 2-12-2016

Social media campaign highlights Arab and Muslim contributions
The Arab American News, 2-11-2016

Remembering Chapel Hill one year on
Al Jazeera, 2-10-2016

March aims to shut down Michigan Avenue in Dearborn
Detroit Free Press, 1-4-2016

Community leaders rally against Islamophobia during news conference
WXYZ Detroit Channel 7 News, 12-21-2015

Community gathers to discuss [Islamophobia] at Flint Islamic Center
MLive, 12-12-2015

US Muslims react to Donald J. Trump's proposal
Al Jazeera America, 12-9-2015

ACCESS hosts town hall meeting to address Syrian refugees
Press and Guide (Dearborn and Dearborn Heights), 12-4-2015

Mich. leaders, activists speak out on anti-refugee bill
Detroit News, 12-3-2015

Town hall addresses community image, resistance to refugees
The Arab American News, 12-2-2015

Unity key to defeating terror
The Detroit News op-ed by NNAAC Director Nadia Tonova, 11-27-2015

Activists condemn anti-Muslim Hamtramck campaign flyers
The Arab American News, 10-22-2015

Religion and the Presidency (TAKE ON HATE's Rashida Tlaib)
Detroit Today with Stephen Henderson (WDET 101.9 FM Detroit Public Radio)

TAKE ON Hate study "Make Us Count: Toward a Middle Eastern or North African (MENA) Box on the Census"
Vocalo​  91.1 FM and 90.7FM (Chicago Public Media) 

Controversial comments about proposed mosque by Sterling Heights mayor draw fire
WXYZ Detroit Channel 7 News, 9-1-2015

How Supreme Court ruling banning religious discrimination is needed in NY as well
Pix 11 News, 6-01-2015

Anti-Islamic armed bikers confronted by counter-demonstrations at Phoenix mosque where Texas gunmen prayed
The Independent, 5-30-2015

#NotMyAmerica: How the Arizona Rally Has Backfired
Muslim Girl, 5-30-2015

#NotMyAmerica Campaign Responds To Mosque Protest With Message Of Inclusion
Huffington Post, 5-29-2015

Linda Sarsour's rising profile reflects new generation of Muslim activists
Al Jazeera America, 05-09-2015

Fear of a Muslim Planet
WNYC, 5-8-2015

Muslims Defend Pam Geller’s Right to Hate
The Daily Beast, 05-04-2015

Communities support effort to ‘Take on Hate’
Press and Guide (Dearborn and Dearborn Heights), 4-9-2015

350 rally in Inkster over motorist's rough arrest
The Detroit News, 4-4-2015

Dearborn, Wayne County join Take on Hate campaign
The Detroit News, 4-4-2015

Dearborn joins Take On Hate campaign
The Arab American News, 4-2-2015

Dearborn backs effort to 'Take On Hate' toward Arab and Muslim Americans
MLive, 4-1-2015

Islam, Extremism And The Role of Women
The Diane Rehm Show, 3-31-2015 

Viewpoint: What can we do to TAKE ON HATE?
The Michigan Daily op-ed by TAKE ON HATE University of Michigan Ambassador Rihan Issa, 3-26-2015

Standing together for #MARCH2JUSTICE 
The Muslim Observer op-ed by TAKE ON HATE's Rashida Tlaib, 3-26-2015

The Pine Bush Pledge Controversy Highlights How Hard Life Can Be For Arab American Teens
MTV News, 3-20-2015

Michigan Combats Anti-Muslim Hate
OnIslam, 3-9-2015

Fighting Islamophophia & bridging downtown Detroit, Midtown & neighborhoods 
WXYZ Detroit Spotlight on the News featuring Rashida Tlaib, 3-7-2015

Taylor council passes resolution against hate based on religion, ethnicity (WITH VIDEO)
The News-Herald, 3-5-2015

Taylor City Council votes to ‘Take On Hate’
The Detroit News, 3-4-2015

Analysis: Students, Muslim community say Chapel Hill is hate crime
The South End, 2-27-15

Nadia Tonova talks about civil liberties, human rights, the rise of Islamophobia
ClassWars of Activist Radio, 2-26-2015

Detroit mayor and city council join Arab American anti-bigotry campaign
The Arab American News, 2-25-2015

Detroit supports campaign challenging anti-Arab bias
Detroit Free Press, 2-25-2015

Muslims continue Malcolm X's legacy 50 years later
The Detroit News, 2-24-2015

President Obama: Anti-Muslim bigotry has no place in US
The Rachel Maddow Show 2-18-2015

Obama wants to 'counter violent extremism'. He should look beyond Muslims
The Guardian, 2-17-2015

Chapel Hill Vs Copenhagen - Which Is Terrorism? Russell Brand The Trews (E257)
Russell Brand The Trews, 2-16-2015

Standing together, standing up against hate 
The Muslim Observer op-ed by TAKE ON HATE's Rashida Tlaib, 2-16-2015

Metro Detroit Muslims call for peace
Detroit Free Press, 2-15-2015

Supporters Gather At Wayne State To Mourn, Remember Victims Of Chapel Hill Shooting
CBS Detroit, 2-13-2015

Vigil for Chapel Hill victims
WXYZ-TV Detroit Channel 7, 2-13-2015

Community reacts to shooting deaths of three Muslims in North Carolina
Press & Guide, 2-13-2015

UCF students hold vigil for slain Muslims in North Carolina
WFTV Channel 9 Orlando, 2-13-2015

Community gathers in solidarity at UM-Flint for vigil honoring 3 Muslim students killed near UNC Chapel Hill
MLive, 2-11-2015

Why Muslim lives don't matter
Al Jazeera op-ed by NNAAC Director Nadia Tonova and Assistant Law Professor Khaled A. Beydoun, 2-12-2015

Suspect charged with murdering three Muslim students at UNC - Linda Sarsour discusses the murder of the three students
Al Jazeera America, 2-11-2015

Republicans need to learn that Muslim and American are not mutually exclusive - Linda Sarsour
The Guardian, 1-30-2015

Linda Sarsour speaks to MEMO about Islamophobia in America
The Middle East Monitor, 1-20-2015

The relationship of the Muslim communities in France
MSNBC's Melissa Harris-Perry Show, 1-10-2015

Muslim community responds to the attacks in Paris
Al Jazeera America, 1-7-2015

Isis is not the same as Islam
The Detroit News, 12-22-2014

Controversial Anti-Muslim Ads Coming to New York City Transit
Newsweek, 9-24-2014

Interfaith leaders denounce anti-Muslim harassment in Brooklyn
Metro, 7-22-2014

Arab-Americans take on hate
Waging Nonviolence, 7-19-2014

American Muslims' ongoing civil rights fight
Al Jazeera, 7-13-2014

Press Release: Arab Americans Respond to Bias & Launch “The Campaign to Take on Hate”
National Network for Arab American Communities, 7-11-2014 

Activists Want President Obama to Move Quickly on Immigration Reform
New York Observer,

OP-ED: Don't be shocked that the US spied on American Muslims. Get angry that it justifies spying on whomever it wants
The Guardian, 7-9-2014

Detroit Muslim leaders focus on unity as Ramadan nears
USA Today, 6-26-2014

Civil rights groups launch anti-discrimination campaign
Arab American News, 6-25-2014

Press Release: IONA Supports the Take on Hate Campaign
National Network for Arab American Communities, 6-25-2014 

STATE: ‘Take On Hate’ gives voice to Arab, Muslim American discrimination
Source Newspapers, 6-24-2014

Press Release: Detroit Launch of TAKE ON HATE
National Network for Arab American Communities, 6-23-2014 

VIDEO: Watch This Muslim-American Activist Take Down A Leading Islamophobe
Think Progress, 6-23-2014

Terror Expert Accuses CNN of ‘Biasly’ Editing Her Contentious Segment About Muslim Extremism
TheBlaze, 6-23-2014

“Take on Hate” campaign targets anti-Arab prejudice in Detroit
Michigan Radio, 6-23-2014

‘Take On Hate’ gives voice to Arab, Muslim American discrimination
Dearborn Press and Guide, 6-23-2014

Detroit Combats Anti-Muslim Sentiments, 6-23-2014

CNN Guest Battles ‘Pseudo-Expert’ from Heritage Panel over Anti-Islam ‘Fear-mongering’
Mediaite, 6-22-2014

NYPD seeks Muslims’ help with counter-terror surveillance after end of controversial spying unit
NY Daily News, 6-22-2014

‘Take On Hate’ campaign challenges Arab, Muslim American discrimination
Dearborn Press and Guide, 6-21-2014

Monday ‘Take on Hate’ Discussion Challenges Bigotry Toward Arab-Americans
Dearborn Patch, 6-20-2014

Anti-Arab discrimination effort coming to Detroit
CBS Detroit, 6-19-2014 

Holder’s New Rules Aren’t Enough—It’s Time for an End to Profiling
The Daily Beast,

Press Release: San Francisco Launch of TAKE ON HATE
National Network for Arab American Communities, 4-04-2014

VIDEO: Arab Americans TAKE ON HATE Campaign
Al Arabiya News, 3-28-2014

Press Release: National Launch of TAKE ON HATE
National Network for Arab American Communities, 3-28-2014