cultural sensitivity

Restoring Sanctity to Our Sanctuaries: An Open Letter to the Muslim-Jewish community

*This article will appear on AltMuslimah and The Times of Israel to promote continued partnerships between Muslim and Jewish communities.   Dear Community, The month following President Trump’s inauguration has seen Muslim and Jewish groups come together like never before. In addition to existing collaborative efforts between our faith communities,…

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I’m A Muslim Woman in Texas Who Got To Train Thousands of Local Police Officers On Cultural Sensitivity

It all happened after a Muslim woman threatened to sue the police department when they forcibly removed her hijab during her arrest. There’s a police officer in the room with me, and he’s shouting “You don’t know what you’re talking about, ma’am!” I tremble inwardly, but I don’t back down….

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