Tag Archives: Muslim

The Heavy Fog of Fear


A few days ago, the intensity of my drive to outwardly disagree with Trump’s hasty actions and foolhardy words went into overdrive when I heard about the Executive Order to ban immigrants. But, it’s not wise to share opinions on social … Continue reading

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Unhyphenated Patriots, Part 2


“All of us can’t stay in the camps until the end of the war. Some of us have to go to the front. Our record on the battlefield will determine when you will return and how you will be treated. … Continue reading

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#NotInMyName


Today, while watching CNN, I was reminded once again about how history repeats itself, though not always in obvious ways. I learned about these two hashtags: #NotInMyName #MuslimApologies I learned about them while listening to a discussion between CNN anchor, Carol … Continue reading

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We’re Not Going to Let It Happen Again


“Good people need to stand up and say, ‘We’ve seen this before, and we’re not going to let it happen again.’” –Representative Keith Ellison, a Muslim Seventy years ago, after the bombing of Pearl Harbor, the U.S. government placed 110,000 Japanese … Continue reading

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