Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump in Manchester NH
Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump speaks during a campaign event at SNHU Arena in Manchester, NH on Monday November 07, 2016. ¬†Jabin Botsford‚ÄĒThe Washington Post/Getty Images

Muslim-Americans React to Donald Trump Winning the Election: ‚ÄėI Fear for My Muslim Family‚Äô

Nov 09, 2016

Muslim-Americans took to Twitter on election night to express their dismay at the election of Donald Trump, a man who has repeatedly said he would ban Muslims from the U.S. if elected president.

https://twitter.com/rawan/status/796217431119327232

Despite sharing feelings of fear, many people encouraged defiance in the face of hate and bigotry.

"All joking aside. We can't be afraid. We have to be defiant in the face of bigotry and injustice," writer Imraan Siddiqi tweeted.

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