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Thursday, September 8, 2011

Seattle embraces Idriss Mosque in post-9/11 healing

"Before 9/11, people didn't know who Muslims were," says Aziz Junejo, who prays at Idriss Mosque and writes a religion column for The Seattle Times. "The very next day, it was unbelievable how many people showed up . . . We had people that wanted to see the mosque all the time."