This Muslim Family Invites Strangers for Dinner to Combat Islamophobia

Resisting hatred through curry, friendship, and hospitality

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Yusra Rafeeqi stood with her father at the intersection of El Camino Real and Embarcadero Road in Palo Alto, California. In was 4 o’clock on a Thursday afternoon in May 2017, four months since the inauguration of President Donald Trump. Yusra was…