It’s a gut reaction at most, but does it rally lead to quantifiable effects? Right after 9/11, police officers infiltrated Muslim communities around the nation, spying and cloaking innocent civilians in a fear of community participation and outreach. While the benefits of this spying have led nowhere, the costs, on the other hand, are countless.
The Horrifying Effects of NYPD Profiling on Muslim Americans
Original article by Conor Friedersdorf published in the Atlantic on 03/28/2013