Articles by Bklyner
“My message to the Muslim community is, stop looking at this like it’s an African-American problem. This is a problem of humanity.”
There were women in hijabs, children perched on their dad’s shoulder, and Black Muslims standing in the front, leading it all. They were chanting “Black Lives Matter” and holding posters that read, “Justice for George Floyd.”
When a Muslim or Jew dies, their body is taken to a funeral home where it is washed in a particular way, in accordance with the religion, and then shrouded before the funeral which has to happen within hours of death.
As the coronavirus forced people to stay home and quarantine to help reduce the spread, the cab drivers are facing a work shortage.