When it became clear that this attack was likely the work of two young Muslim men, many in the Islamic community prepared for a possible backlash. And there has been a report of a young women wearing a Hijab who was verbally attacked in Malden, Massachusetts.
Nasser Weddady, chair of the New England Interfaith Council and the civil rights outreach director of the American-Islamic Congress.
This segment aired on April 22, 2013. The audio for this segment is not available.