Deepa Iyer NOV 23, 2016
... Even though our communities have been confronting and surviving backlash and criminalization in the 15 years since 9/11, our lives, identities and futures are at stake like never before. In the two weeks since the electoral college made Trump the president of the United States, college- and community-based organizations documenting hate crime data have been reporting sharp increases in harassment, vandalism and violence. ...More on the success of sowing to the wind and reaping the whirlwind and complaining about the harvest at COLORLINES
# How to sow terror and reap backlash and criminalization - or worse:
[8.12] When your Lord revealed to the angels: I am with you, therefore make firm those who believe. I will cast terror into the hearts of those who disbelieve. Therefore strike off their heads and strike off every fingertip of them.