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Public advocate candidate Letitia James and Democratic mayoral nominee Bill de Blasio joined Sikhs in Richmond Hill. (Photo by NYS Assembly via  the Queens Chronicle)

Richmond Hill Sikhs Rally Against Hate Crime

Crime, Queens October 4, 2013 at 4:38 pm

After the violent beating of a Sikh-American in Harlem, Richmond Hill’s Sikh community band together in protest, reports Queens Chronicle.

Three of the four panelists at Baruch's discussion of portrayals of Muslims in the media were journalists.(Photo by Jaina Teeluck)

Journalists Debate Media ‘Demonization’ of Muslims

Featured Posts, Media, Middle Eastern March 9, 2012 at 2:50 pm

While one panelist at Thursday’s Baruch College discussion of Muslims in the media called the portrayal of Muslims a “demonization,” others argued that the problem goes both ways — that the Muslim community’s suspicion of the media and “bunker mentality” has led it to a demonize journalists, and to avoid them rather than engage with them.