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US Muslims speak of unjust suspicion
A majority of Muslims in America say their lives have become more difficult since the 9/11 attacks.
Last Modified: 10 Sep 2011 17:02

The 9/11 attacks had an immediate backlash effect for Muslims living in the United States.

Instances of anti-Islam-motivated crimes in the United States are three times higher than they were before September 11, 2001.

Al Jazeera's Rob Reynolds has more on this reality for Muslims living in America from Dearborn, Michigan, and Chicago, Illinois.

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