1.I'd really rather आप didn't act like a sanctimonious holier-than-thou नितंब, गधा when describing my noodly goodness. If some people don't believe in me, that's okay. Really, I'm not that vain. Besides, this isn't about them so don't change the subject.
2.I'd really rather आप didn't use my existence as a means to oppress, subjugate, punish, eviscerate, and/or, आप know, be mean to others. I don't require sacrifices, and purity is for drinking water, not people.
3.I'd really rather आप didn't judge people for the way they look, या how they dress, या the way they talk, or, well, just play nice, Okay?...
The prevailing prejudice in the United States in this post 9/11 world is against Arabs, specifically Arab Muslims. I'm not saying there aren't other "isms" at play in the US, द्वारा any means, but आप can't deny the repugnant anti-Arab sentiment that has permeated its way into American culture. For the ignorant American, it is just another reason to hate another group.
Photograph द्वारा Nigel Parry
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