READ THE STORIES


Sondra Sasser

Sondra Sasser
March 6th, 2012

I wasn't going to make this story about Islam, just my experiences with Ramadan. But I feel as a conservative (which doesn't have to be synonymous with bigot) I have to say something about the hateful intolerance I've seen towards cultures and beliefs we insulated Americans don't understand. Continue Reading »

Victoria Howard

Victoria Howard
June 29th, 2011

When I was an LVN/LPN student, one of my favorite teachers was a Muslim. I am Jewish, so we had a lot in common! We would sit after class and discuss the differences in our religions… every Ramadan she said she lost weight by the fasting, etc. Continue Reading »

Bryan

Bryan
June 21st, 2011

I had casually known Muslims in high school and college; as a gay, Jewish man, I largely avoided discussions of religion with them and held many of my stereotypes about Arabs, as well as Islamic faith and culture. Continue Reading »