Being Muslim in the United States


Omer Iqbal was born and educated in Pakistan. He moved to the United States just months before 9/11. Here he speaks about the requirements he had to follow under the Bush Administration, being sent back to Pakistan with his wife, and finally his employer, Microsoft, brought him back for his job here. Omer speaks of the core beliefs of Islam, the fear he sees being perpetuated by the media, and answers the question: does Islam promote violence against non-Muslims? Hear his story here!

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