Muslim Muslims And The Muslims Essay

1335 Words Nov 10th, 2015 6 Pages
Muslims are profiled by many citizens in the United States and in other countries around the world. The profiling of Muslims is justified by their recent behavior and the fear they instill in others. Muslims believe that Islam is a part of who they are (Eltahawy 3). Muslims would be different people without Islam in their life. The Quran is their holy book and they base their lives off of it. The Quran says to “Strive hard against the unbelievers and the hypocrites and be unyielding to them; and their abode is hell, and evil is their destination.” Quran 9:73 (“The Tiny” 1). The Quran says that it is okay for Muslims to be rude and disrespectful towards the unbelievers, meaning anyone that is not a Muslim. “Mohammad is Allah’s apostle. Those who follow him are harsh to the unbelievers but merciful to one another.” Quran 48:29 (“Islam” 1). The Quran says to be kind and gentle towards other Muslims, but to be unmerciful towards everyone else. “O ye who believe! Fight those of the disbelievers who are near to you, and let them find harshness in you, and know that Allah is with those who keep their duty.” Quran, Sura 9:123 (“Islam” 7). The Quran also says to fight anyone that is not a Muslim and to make sure believers fight them because God is with those that fight the unbelievers. The Muslims believe that it is not acceptable to not be a Muslim (Sanchez 2). They will even try to murder those who are not Muslims. A man stabbed two people because they said they were…

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