#HateHurts – Islamophobia and the Election: Spiraling Out of Control

With the election around the corner, we are seeing a massive upswing in violence and anti-Muslim targeting as a fallout from campaign rhetoric. Last week, an Agoura Hills, CA man was arrested with a cache of weapons after allegedly calling in death threats to a local mosque. This comes on the heels of a plot by right-wing extremists to bomb a Muslim community in Kansas.