What it means to be Muslim in America

Priscilla

“You were responsible for September 11th”»

Hamdan

“I thought I was like a regular tourist”»

Zaid

“A male walked up to our stall and began to weep”»

Sarrah

“They broke bread with us at sunset”»

Kristin

“Are you like a nun?”»

Shahed

“What do you do at a Muslim youth camp?”»

Sana

“America is for Americans. Go home!”»

Yasmine

“One fashionista noted how ‘tres chic’ I looked”»

What It Means To Be

MUSLIM IN AMERICA

The diversity of Muslims in the United States is vast, and so is the breadth of the Muslim American experience. The following animated videos depict the experiences of nine Muslim Americans from across the country who differ in heritage, age, gender and occupation. Relaying short anecdotes representative of their everyday lives, these Muslim Americans demonstrate both the adversities and blessings of Muslim American life.

APRIL 6, 2015

SOURCE:    http://projects.huffingtonpost.com/muslim-in-america?ncid=newsltushpmg00000003

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