Khaled A. Beydoun is a scholar on Islamophobia, civil liberties and constitutional law. He lectures frequently and regularly writes for media outlets. His 2018 book, American Islamophobia: The Roots and Rise of Fear has been published to wide-acclaim. He serves as an Associate Prof of Law at the University of Arkansas-Fayetteville School of Law of Law, and currently serves on the U.S. Commission for Civil Rights. In a Twitter campaign, Beydoun asked his followers to “Boycott the 2022 Olympics in Beijing China — where a Uighur Muslim genocide is currently taking place”.