These Muslim women are handing out roses in the wake of a targeted attack


A group of young Muslim women have taken action against Islamophobia in the best possible way. With love. 

It follows a stabbing on Monday at a train station in Forest Hill, south-east London where the attacker reportedly shouted “I want to kill Muslims”. 

The victim was taken to the hospital where he remains in serious, but not life-threatening, condition. 

Even before the Brexit vote, anti-Muslim incidents rose by 326% in the space of a year, according to a report from the group Tell Mama. 

One of the women, Iysha, announced the flower initiative on Twitter:   

In response to the Forest Hill stabbing a few friends and I will be distributing roses tomorrow at #ForestHillStation 🌷 …

— Iysha (@iyshaarun) December 13, 2016 Read more…

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Source: Mashable

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