Ahmadiyya Muslim Youth Association members join Ryerson student vigil for NZ Victims

Source: theeyeopener.com | By Zena Salem

Burhan Goraya, Ryerson alumna and outreach coordinator for the Ahmadiyya Muslim Youth Association, helped activate dozens of Ryerson student volunteers to attend the vigil.

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Goraya says support groups and communication are very vital and action has to be taken.

“Grass root work has to be done. We have to educate the masses and the best way to do it is to teach students, so they know about Islam, and they know about their peers and friends who are Muslim.”

Goraya added that support groups are needed at this time.

“We need more professors on campus talking about issues that are affecting all minorities. Students shouldn’t be afraid of reaching out and discussing their feelings.”

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