MEDIA CLIPS


VIDEO: Watch Arsalan Iftikhar on “The Doha Debates” on BBC World News Television

Watch Arsalan Iftikhar on the March 2008 episode of “The Doha Debates” on BBC World News Television debating the motion: “This House believes that Muslims are failing to combat extremism” Watch Full Episode of ‘The Doha Debates’ on BBC World … Continue reading

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AUDIO: Listen to Arsalan Iftikhar & George Stephanopoulos on BBC World Radio

November 15, 2009 BBC World News Radio ‘Americana’ anchor Matt Frei talks to political commentator Arsalan Iftikhar and newsman George Stephanopoulos about the news that’s in the forefront of American minds. The three discuss America’s strategy for moving forward in Afghanistan, the healthcare … Continue reading

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Chicago Tribune Column on Arsalan Iftikhar

From Chicago Tribune By Clarence Page September 12, 2011 If there are “moderate” Muslims, I still hear critics ask, why don’t they condemn Islamic terrorism? In fact, most Muslims do condemn such barbaric acts, but their critics aren’t always listening. … Continue reading

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AUDIO: NPR Interview on Arsalan’s Book ‘Islamic Pacifism’

October 3, 2011 Radical U.S.-born cleric, Anwar al-Awlaki, was killed Friday in a U.S. drone strike in Yemen. He inspired plots to attack Americans, including the Fort Hood shooting and the 2009 Christmas plot to blow up an airplane. But … Continue reading

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Arsalan in TIME Magazine Cover Story on Islamophobia

August 30, 2010 From TIME Magazine Cover Story (“Is America Islamophobic?”) “Islamophobia has become the accepted form of racism in America,” says Muslim-American writer and commentator Arsalan Iftikhar. “You can always take a potshot at Muslims or Arabs and get … Continue reading

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VIDEO: “Trump’s Islamophobic Terrorism Double Standard”

From Al-Jazeera English September 16, 2017 Arsalan Iftikhar (senior fellow at Georgetown University’s Bridge Initiative) speaks with Al-Jazeera English about Donald Trump’s response to an attack on London’s subway system. Watch Full Interview Below:

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AL-JAZEERA: “Islamophobic Genocide of Rohingya Muslims”

From Al-Jazeera English September 9, 2017 Arsalan Iftikhar (senior fellow for Georgetown University’s Bridge Initiative) discusses the ethnic cleansing of Rohingya Muslims with Al-Jazeera English host Julie MacDonald. Watch Al-Jazeera English Interview Below:

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AL-JAZEERA: Arsalan Iftikhar on Qatar Crisis

From Al-Jazeera English July 5, 2017 Arsalan Iftikhar (senior fellow for The Bridge Initiative @ Georgetown University) discusses the diplomatic crisis facing Qatar by some fellow Arab nations. Watch Al-Jazeera Interview Below:

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AUDIO: “Murder of Virginia Teen Shakes U.S. Muslims”

From Public Radio International June 20, 2017 Mosques around the country are being encouraged to step up their security. Hassanen’s murder did not occur in isolation, however, says Arsalan Iftikhar, a human rights lawyer who prays at the ADAMS mosque. “It’s really shaken … Continue reading

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AL-JAZEERA: “Arsalan Iftikhar on Growing Islamophobia”

From Al-Jazeera English June 19, 2017 Arsalan Iftikhar (author of SCAPEGOATS: How Islamophobia Helps Our Enemies & Threatens Our Freedoms) discusses the June 2017 terrorist attack on the Finsbury Park mosque in London and the growth of Islamophobia in the … Continue reading

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