“Ask a Muslim” Takes Down Stereotypes With Conversations

Mona and her husband were scared to leave the house after the San Bernardino attacks, and they decided to take back the narrative and invite strangers to “Ask a Muslim.”

They started it as an effort to ease anti-Muslim sentiment at a local level through opening up a dialogue between themselves and their neighborhood.

News headlines and rhetoric did not represent them accurately. They wanted people to feel comfortable talking to them not just about Islam, but about anything!