Shireen Ahmed didn't think the Muslim prayer service her son attends at his school on Fridays would become "a trigger for self-proclaimed secularists" or "a reason to manipulate and terrorize children," she writes, adding: "I was wrong."
But Friday prayers, or Jumm
ah, in Canada's Peel District School Board have been targeted by protesters who claim that Muslim practices are anti-Semitic, anti-Christian and anti-women.
As an imam received a death threat and Islamophobic graffiti was sprayed on mailboxes, the police beefed up their presence.
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