Making Communities Safe for Muslims

Initiator: Ron Gaul, David Myers
Conversation Participants: Hukun Abdullahi, Brittany Stevenson, Hamida Dakane, Verna Kragnes, Scott Matthern-Jacobson, Chas Mogi, Kelly Noack
Discussion Report: 

  • Shared stories of discrimination from Muslims in group

  • Ideas shared on engaging with Muslims on campus

  • Ostracism

  • How to deal with hateful words

  • How women dress determines how they are treated

    • Need to pull in predominantly white women’s movement

  • Develop relationships first, then build confidence marching together

  • Bring more Muslim friends downtown