Even before the Supreme Court upheld the Trump administration’s travel ban, trust in law enforcement was eroding—and reaching a nadir—among American Muslims. Many view this administration’s policies as a source of Islamophobia and generalized suspicion of American Muslims.
Salam Al-Marayati is President of the Muslim Public Affairs Council. He is an expert on Islam in the West, Muslim reform movements, human rights, democracy, National Security, and Middle East politics. He has spoken at the White House and Capitol Hill, and he has represented the US at International human rights and religious freedom conferences.
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