Hopefully the end of bin Laden will mark a turning point in the anti-Muslim sentiment that has effected some 5 million Muslim Americans since 9/11. This video highlights both breaking down stereotypes of American Muslims and points to the common values and ethics that we share. In doing so, it begins to change the viewers internal story. Change the Story is one of many organizations that have been working to educate about the culture and rellgion of Islam and to promote respectful dialogue. The work that they do is now more relevant than ever.
Check out Meet Your Neighbor: A gallery of interviews with diverse American Muslims sharing experiences of being a Muslim in America.