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‘They are us’ well-intentioned but feeds ‘othering’ says Muslim community leader.

A Muslim community leader, Guled Mire, says the phrase ‘They are us’ first uttered by Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern hours after the Christchurch mosque shootings is well-intentioned but can have unintended consequences. The phrase captured world media attention and has been used at rallies and vigils held to honour the 50 people killed in the… Continue reading ‘They are us’ well-intentioned but feeds ‘othering’ says Muslim community leader.