Zaid Jilani
Zaid Jilani

Zaid Jilani is journalist originally from Atlanta; he has worked as a reporter for The Intercept and as a reporter-blogger for ThinkProgress, United Republic, the Progressive Change Campaign Committee, and Alternet. He is currently a writing fellow researching and writing on social and political polarization at UC Berkeley’s Greater Good Science Center.

Democrats Go Ape Over DC Violence While Ignoring Riots, Murder, And Mayhem Everywhere Else

Democrat Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez is one of many politicians who have adopted a mindset that says we should only care about victims of violence if we believe they are useful for our political narrative.

Like These Texans, Republicans Should Fight For Muslims To Join Their Party

American Muslims were once natural allies with the Republican Party. The question is whether they can be again. A battle raging in Texas’s Tarrant County Republican Party may provide an answer.