There are so many words that I can share in regards to the importance of this post, but I think reading it provides enough insight to its purpose and value.
Thank you Scottish Muslimah for speaking out against the stereotypical discrimination that Muslims face, and for creating such an insightful post!
You are such a strong advocate, and I appreciate your voice and your purpose in educating those who have a bias against Muslims!
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“I’m sorry.” They said. For the umpteenth time. It occurred to them that, in fact, they had nothing to be sorry for but if they didn’t say it, life would be much harder.
I’m sorry that innocent people all over the world have been killed.
I’m sorry that the killers associate themselves with my religion.
I’m sorry that these terrorists groups are somehow being funded and are able to exist.
I’m sorry that people have been marginalised and ostracised to the extent that they were able to be radicalised.
I’m sorry that Muslims who are killed by terrorists get little to no coverage in the media.
I’m sorry that you don’t understand my religion.
I’m sorry that you think I am responsible for any act of terror because people who carry out those acts claim to follow the same religion as me.
I’m sorry that you don’t…
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