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The Guardian: Young Americans Turning to Islam to Show Solidarity with Gaza, Understand Palestinian ‘Resilience’

Young Americans are exploring the Koran to understand Palestinian “resilience” and express solidarity with Gaza, according to a recent essay in The Guardian US, which describes the recent trend among Western youth seeking to align religious texts with progressive values, with some seeing Islam’s holy book as an “anti-consumerist, anti-oppressive, and feminist” work.

Supporters of Palestine hold a rally in the Bay Ridge neighborhood on October 21, 2023 in