A Muslim advocacy group is asking that critics reviewing FX's upcoming drama "Tyrant" address possible stereotyping of Arab and Muslim culture.
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"In the pilot of FX's 'Tyrant,' Arab Muslim culture is devoid of any redeeming qualities and is represented by terrorists, murderous children, rapists, corrupt billionaires and powerless female victims," said CAIR National Communications Director Ibrahim Hooper. "In 'Tyrant,' even the 'good' Arab Muslims are bad."
The group had earlier asked for a meeting with network officials to discuss potential stereotypes in the series.