The Boston Bombings. Struggles of Islam in America. The Event. April 15, 2013 Two Bombs, at Boston Marathon Two suspects, One shot down, O ne charged Dzhokhar and Tamerlan Tsarnaev are the men responsible. http://rt.com/usa/images-suspects-boston-bombing-054/.
Since the events on 9/11/2001 Muslims in America have been profiled and judged harshly by fellow Americans and this feeling has sprung from a collective ignorance by both Muslims in America, and other citizens as well.
Watch: Brokaw; What prompts a young man to come to this country and still feel alienated?
Continue on Next Slide::
Glenn Greenwald, “Why is Boston 'terrorism' but not Aurora, Sandy Hook, Tucson and Columbine?” The Guardian, April 22, 2013 (http://www.guardian.co.uk/commentisfree/2013/apr/22/boston-marathon-terrorism-aurora-sandy-hook )
Hunter Stuart, “HebaAbolaban, Muslim Woman, Says She Was Attacked Over Boston Bombings”
The Huffington Post, April 18, 2013 (http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2013/04/18/heba-abolaban-muslim-woman-attacked-boston_n_3112065.html?utm_hp_ref=religion)
Israel News, “Boston bomber vowed to die for Islam” YNetNews.com, April 25, 2013 (http://www.ynetnews.com/articles/0,7340,L-4372229,00.html)