To fight Islamophobia, let’s all draw people named Muhammad #DM2015

They could start with Khalid Sheikh Mohammed

As a snub to a prominent Islam-bashing activist, an American blogger launched a campaign asking people to draw pictures of Muhammad… but not the one you are thinking of!…

…In spring 2015, Geller announced that she would host a competition to draw cartoons of the Prophet Mohammed. Many people decried this as a “cheap stunt” to provoke extremist Muslims, while others said she was “defending liberty”…

…[M]any other critics of Geller’s competition chose peaceful methods of protest. One such person is Amani Al-Khatahtbeh, a blogger based in Washington, DC. Al-Khatahtbeh launched a campaign called “How to draw Muhammad (a lesson for Pam Geller)”.

Her idea was simple: to invite people to draw pictures of someone they know named Muhammad and post the pictures on Twitter with the hashtag #DM2015…

Share