Muslim Communities Confront Fear Mongering, Hate Speech, Suspicion

Media center show, “Other Voices” offers a dialogue that explores,

“very real fears of the Muslim community, both locally and nationally. It also examines how the FBI has altered its methods from actually investigating terrorist crimes to a massive program of intrusive information gathering and spying on Muslim communities of the US. ”

When asked how to address the anti Muslim trends guest Zahra Billoo, Executive Director of American-Islamic Relations, SF Chapter suggests,

“get to know Muslim neighbors, speak out against racism and violence, make sure others are hearing them, through using independent media through elected officials, so that we are not just speaking to our allies and echo chambers but supporting policy changes.”

 

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