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Three Of The Twelve Storm Shelters In Houston Are Islamic Centers

By Collin Gossel

It can sometimes be easy to let fear dictate our choices, both as individuals and as a national government. The President has been crusading for a travel ban which would bar individuals from certain countries from entering our nation, and earlier this month, white supremacists gathered to protest the removal of a confederate statue in Charlottesville, Virginia. Despite the hate-fueled rhetoric that's now being given a megaphone, it's important to remember that no American is defined by the color of his or her skin.  

To remind us, Twitter user Qasim Rashid posted this picture:

In the wake of Hurricane Harvey, entire communities in Texas have banded together to keep each other safe. Another Twitter user, upon seeing the above sentiment, replied with an interesting and inspiring fact: