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Pleasanton: Peace ring formed in solidarity with Muslims, immigrants, refugees

Original post made on Feb 10, 2017

Nearly 150 residents of various faiths joined together outside the Muslim Community Center of the East Bay in Pleasanton on Friday afternoon to stand in solidarity with Muslim Americans, immigrants and refugees.

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24 people like this
Posted by Jay Roadarmel
a resident of Pleasanton Meadows
on Feb 10, 2017 at 11:59 pm

I enjoyed meeting and talking with several of my Muslim neighbors. I love that we live in such a diverse community!

14 people like this
Posted by spudly
a resident of Laguna Oaks
on Feb 13, 2017 at 10:06 am

Pleasanton should be a model for our nation on this topic.

11 people like this
Posted by Charlie Brown
a resident of Pleasanton Valley
on Feb 13, 2017 at 11:02 am


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Posted by klisvak
a resident of Castlewood Heights
on Feb 13, 2017 at 2:05 pm

The people who reach out to the Muslim refugees would be better served by asking the the so called refugees to condemn the atrocities done by Muslim terrorist. Good luck wth getting any comments from them. Just silence and dazed looks.

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Posted by Smart Cookie
a resident of Downtown
on Feb 13, 2017 at 3:07 pm

Are you asked to condemn or comment on the atrocities done by someone of your faith every time they commit such act/s?

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Posted by DKHSK
a resident of Bridle Creek
on Feb 13, 2017 at 4:02 pm

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Posted by Margie_J
a resident of Bridle Creek
on Feb 16, 2017 at 2:43 am

Margie_J is a registered user.

I am proud of our town but ashamed of some people, some posters. How can you people be so blinded by hate? I understand the concern but not everyone is evil. Not every Muslim is a terrorist just like not every Christian was a cruel crusader. We all have episodes of fear and cruelty in our races, countries histories. We have to be above prejudice. There will always be bad people out there but it is not a matter or religion, race or background. We, as humans, are different and that is our strength:
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