Families traveled from Middle Eastern countries such as Egypt, Lebanon, Palestine, and Syria to find freedom, security, and create a better future for their children. They came with an open heart and hope to the United States of America that many of them call home. After the events of 9/11 and the 2014 presidential elections, most Muslim Americans are subject to at least some discrimination in the U.S., Pew Research Center reported. However, interpersonal racism is not the only thing they are facing on daily basis. The misrepresentation of Muslim Americans in the mainstream media mostly view them as terrorists…

Shams Ahmad Mustafa

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