This is a message for all those in power and also to peace-loving Americans everywhere.
I am a Palestinian, Muslim man, born and raised in Jerusalem, Israel. I have lived in Federal Way with my family since the early 1980s. It was much too dangerous for us to remain in our homeland, as you all may know. Our freedom to move around and earn a living for our children was very limited, so I made the decision to relocate.
As Muslims, we are taught to make peace, not war. We are not terrorists as we are many times called. Every …