SSSP 2019 Annual Meeting

Date: Sunday, August 11

Time: 2:30 PM - 4:10 PM

Session 158: Racism, Nativism and Islamophobia
Room: Fifth Avenue Suite

Sponsor: Racial and Ethnic Minorities

Organizer &

Presider: Watoii Rabii, Oakland University


“Assessing the Relationship between Minority-threat and Police-involved Killings Using Diffuse and Targeted Threat Effects,” Ruben Antonio Ortiz, University of Tennessee, Knoxville

“Deconstructing America’s Focus on Muslim-based Terrorism in Light of Growing Right-wing Violence: Understanding the ‘New Populism’,” Anas Askar, Howard University

“From the Extremes to the Mainstream: White Masculinity and Populism in the Trump Era,” Tiffany Taylor and Karen Martinez, Kent State University, Katrina Bloch, Kent State University at Stark and Katie Bullock, University of Akron

“Making America White (Again): MENA and the 2020 U.S. Census,” Bradley J. Zopf, Carthage College