When you look at Muslim scholar Dalia Mogahed, what do you see: a woman of faith? a scholar, a mom, a sister? or an oppressed, brainwashed, potential terrorist? In this personal, powerful talk, Mogahed asks us, in this polarizing time, to fight negative perceptions of her faith in the media — and to choose empathy over prejudice.
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1. Write a list of the key points in Dalia Mogahed's speech
2. Write about your reaction to watching this video and listening to Dalia Mogahed's words. What's your opinion on what she says?