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Reflections on Chapel Hill Shooting: A Great Legacy ~ Dr. Yasir Qadhi

Date: February 24, 2015 | Categories: Islamophobia, Video All, Videos,

Source: Yasir Qadhi’s Youtube Page Shaykh Dr. Yasir Qadhi shares his thoughts on the Chapel Hill shootings and the great legacy left behind by our brother Deah Barakat (age 23), his wife Yusor Barakat (age 21), and her sister Razan Muhammad (age 19), who were brutally murdered earlier this week. Deah and his wife were newlyweds. The entire family was …

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Why We Need to Talk About the Chapel Hill Shooting

Date: February 24, 2015 | Categories: Islamophobia, Opinion, Opinion All,

Source: By Zeena Mubarak Last Tuesday, a gunman entered a private residence and shot and killed three students of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Their names were Deah Barakat, Yusor Mohammad Abu-Salha and Razan Mohammad Abu-Salha. All three of the victims were Muslims, the two girls visibly so, because they chose to wear hijab, the traditional Muslim …