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    Just thought I'd share this.

    A Muslim employee at the kosher supermarket is being hailed a hero

    http://news.yahoo.com/muslim-worker-...211721268.html

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    WTF is going on!! When will it all end? Sounds like there might be a few copy cat incidences??

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    The police commissioner committed suicide.
    Very sad.

    http://www.globalresearch.ca/charlie...uicide/5424106

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    Quote Originally Posted by HollyGolightly81 View Post
    Just thought I'd share this.

    A Muslim employee at the kosher supermarket is being hailed a hero

    http://news.yahoo.com/muslim-worker-...211721268.html
    Good on him... I tell you what though .. I wouldn't be doing media interviews after being involved!

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    Quote Originally Posted by Mama Mirabelle View Post
    I understand where you're coming from Harvs but I don't think it would work like that. From what I understand Islamic extremists tend to think of western moderate Muslims like myself as not real Muslims; Islamic leaders the world over have constantly denounced what they're doing but they don't care, according to their twisted ideology they seem to think they have the moral high ground .

    As for changing the minds of ignorant people who tar all Muslims with the same brush, I can't speak for anyone else but personally I've given up on that. It's been over a decade since 9/11, we've had Mosque open days, harmony days, marches, leaders on TV denouncing terrorism (which rarely even gets media coverage) but enough is enough, some of us are tired of having to constantly apologise for something that isn't our fault. Some of the things I see on social media and in the real world have convinced me that there are people who are so full of hate towards Muslims I doubt anything would change their minds; and that's their problem not mine, I can't take responsibility for having to change their narrow minded views.
    Just wanted to say I'm sorry. It's such a frustrating thing to have a voice that is never really heard.

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    4M people marching in French streets on Sunday! 😊

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    Quote Originally Posted by ExcuseMyFrench View Post
    4M people marching in French streets on Sunday! 😊
    That is incredible. That's an entire New Zealand standing united

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    Quote Originally Posted by TwiddleDiddle View Post
    Good on him... I tell you what though .. I wouldn't be doing media interviews after being involved!
    Why not? I'm sure other people had mentioned him to the media, highly doubt he went running towards them shouting 'I'm a hero!' He deserves to be praised and the article should be shared a million more times to help spread the message to other extremists and those who believe the whole religion is to blame, that quite simply it's not. There's good in most people and sh*t are the minority.

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    Default Shocked. They attacked and killed 11ppl at a newspaper office in Paris

    Quote Originally Posted by HollyGolightly81 View Post
    Why not? I'm sure other people had mentioned him to the media, highly doubt he went running towards them shouting 'I'm a hero!' He deserves to be praised and the article should be shared a million more times to help spread the message to other extremists and those who believe the whole religion is to blame, that quite simply it's not. There's good in most people and sh*t are the minority.
    I am guessing that @TwiddleDiddle would choose to keep a low profile for fear of repercussion from these crazy nuts terrorists?

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    Quote Originally Posted by ExcuseMyFrench View Post
    I am guessing that @TwiddleDiddle would choose to keep a low profile for fear of repercussion from these crazy nuts terrorists?
    Yes.... Just incase the nutjob terrorists want to finish the job or make a strong point by getting rid of a survivor/hero


 

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