National Politics News, State Muslims On Anti-Islam Rhetoric

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A poll shows Americans’ fear of terrorism is at its highest point since 9/11, and Muslims in Wisconsin are reporting more incidents of anti-Muslim rhetoric in their daily lives. A leader of the Islamic Society of Milwaukee shares how those in the community are coping with these incidents. We also get the latest news from the world of national politics.

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  • Director of Milwaukee Islamic Society Talks About Rising Islamophobia

    It can be a difficult time for American Muslims, in the wake of Islamist extremist terrorist attacks in Paris and San Bernardino. There’s been heated rhetoric in the national political landscape and there have been reports of harassment at the local level, with concerns about a rise in Islamophobia.

Episode Credits

  • Rob Ferrett Host
  • Veronica Rueckert Host
  • Judith Siers-Poisson Producer
  • Galen Druke Producer
  • Harry Enten Guest
  • Othman Atta Guest

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