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Politics of Fear: How Rhetoric Affects US Islamic Community

This is the second article in a three-part series on Islamist Extremism in America. The pitch is fast, but the swing of the bat is on target. Danish Bashir, 25, sprints toward first base as his parents, Imran and Amina, cheer for his adult softball league team from the stands. It’s a scene that could take place in any town across America.   The Bashir family are Pakistani-American immigrants; their two sons, Danish and Daniyal, were born and raised in the U.S. They are part...

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