Not All Cookies Are Raisin Filled

Ignorance is the mother of suspicion, fear, and hatred. Many find that it’s easier  to stereotype than to actually learn about another’s religion and culture.  Because of the lack of  motivation to learn, we tend to form an impression about an entire group of people and their religious beliefs  by the actions of one individual or a small group of people. To us, the actions of those individuals are all we know.

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In regard to this picture, no one can learn about a religion in a day. Even with Christianity, many spent their entire lives studying the Bible, so why do people think that they know all about Islam in one day? How is it right that we can judge a religion that has been present for hundreds of years within a few hours and by the actions of a few individuals?

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