After Trump suggested that the mother of a fallen soldier could not speak on the DNC stage because she wasn't allowed by her religion, the Council on American-Islamic Relations encouraged Muslim women activists to "tweet about who they are and how they speak out."
And they did exactly that.
I am a Muslim woman who speaks truth to power in the US & is met with hate, vitriol and death threats. I still stand. #CanYouHearUsNow— Linda Sarsour (@lsarsour) August 1, 2016
Like I said, don't F with Muslim women. They dominate my life. (Not that there's anything wrong with that.) Check out #CanYouHearUsNow— Wajahat Ali (@WajahatAli) August 1, 2016
Ghazala Khan made it clear that no one can hold her back or shut her up. More of us stand up against bigotry every day #canyouhearusnow— beena sarwar (@beenasarwar) August 2, 2016