Will Caldwell

Will Caldwell is a doctoral candidate in Islam and American Religions at Northwestern University. He specializes in the history of early 20th century African American Muslims, with a focus on issues of race, empire, and internationalism. He also received a Master’s degree in religious studies from NYU. He tweets at @wllcldwll


Will Caldwell is a doctoral candidate in Islam and American Religions at Northwestern University. He specializes in the history of early 20th century African American Muslims, with a focus on issues of race, empire, and internationalism. He also received a Master’s degree in religious studies from NYU. He tweets at @wllcldwll



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The Past is Present for American Muslims

Donald Trump has just been inaugurated and Muslims across America are justifiably scared. This is by no means, however,


Donald Trump has just been inaugurated and Muslims across America are justifiably scared. This is by no means, however, the first time Muslims in the United States have faced state hostility. African American Muslims have dealt with state surveillance and repression for decades — and there is much we can learn from their example. The […]