It’s 9/11 again, fourteen years since the attacks on the Twin Towers, for which Muslims are still blamed. Many people who suffer from Islamophobia, don’t know what kind of effect blaming random Muslims for something they didn’t do has. On Twitter, Muslims started the hashtag #afterseptember11, they talk about the consequences they had to deal with after this day. So we made a list of tweets from Muslims who had to deal with this kind of situations.
— Rae (@TorontoTing) September 11, 2015
#afterseptember11 I watch at least one muslim get randomly searched at the airport every time I go.
— Dylan (@dylann_stafford) September 11, 2015
#afterseptember11 someone threw a brick at my friend's grandma when she was visiting NYC. Ppl were willing to hurt an old lady. Horrible.
— Brown Saraah (@Brown_Saraah) September 11, 2015
#afterseptember11 Islamophobia caused every Muslim in the US to be identified w/ terrorism, brutally targeted in hate crimes, and alienated.
— PantheR (@____PantheR) September 11, 2015
#afterseptember11 i grew up without a mom because someone with a gun decided that she needed to answer for it with her life
— approximate sunlight (@razakumari) September 11, 2015