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Fight Fear with Facts


Fact:

Before reading their holy book, the Koran, each Muslim is required to pray this special prayer:

“May God protect all believers, Christians, Jews, and Muslims!”

Bis MiLaahi Hahmaani Rahiim


Fact:

In the Muslim culture, the required greeting is:

“Peace be with you.”

Salaam Alaykum


Let’s respond in kind with the traditional answer!

“Peace also be with you.”

Alaykum Salaam


Submitted by Linda Williams, San Diego Coalition for Peace and Justice, 619-582-1822, X216