- Ehsan Zaffar: Americans should vote for inclusiveness over intolerance
- Now not time for those who sense intolerance and negativity to withdraw from public debate
Ehsan Zaffar is an adjunct professor at George Washington University, John Marshall Law School and American University's Washington College of Law, where he teaches courses on national security and civil rights law. The views expressed are his own.
(CNN)The American people are being bombarded with messages suggesting this country is under siege -- whether it is from immigrants and refugees, or American Muslims or some other segment of the U.S. population. Many have weighed in attempting to address the ignorance that underpins much of the fear and hate being expressed.