Farid Hafez

Farid Hafez

Farid Hafez is political scientist and Senior Research Fellow at Bridge Initiative, Georgetown University. He is the founding editor of the Islamophobia Studies Yearbook and co-editor of the European Islamophobia Report.
Post-election Austria A New Era for the Institutionalization of Islamophobia

Post-election Austria: A New Era for the Institutionalization of Islamophobia?

October 26, 2017
Every cloud has a silver lining. While the social democratic lead government has not proved a recipe against the Islamophobic shift in Austrian politics, this could initially be much easier to achieve for the social democrats in opposition.
Nationalists 1st Trump Charlottesville and racists

Nationalists 1st: Trump, Charlottesville, and racists

August 25, 2017
When Trump reacts quickly to Barcelona killings but hesitates over Charlottesville, he signals which lives are worthy