Alia Malek is the author of A Country Called Amreeka: U.S. History Retold Through Arab-American Lives (ACountryCalledAmreeka.com) and the editor of Patriot Acts: Narratives of Post-9/11 Injustice.
Communication Management Units, the highly restrictive prisons holding mostly Arab and Muslim men, continue to operate outside the law, with no oversight.
Can Egyptians turn the fervor of Tahrir into lasting political engagement?
Inside the secret, mostly Muslim prisons that ban virtually all contact with the outside world.
It's long past time for us to recognize Arab- and Muslim-Americans as an integral part of America's complexity.