Sanum Ghafoor
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Muslim student: Why I wrote #blamethemuslims on Twitter

Users of the Twitter social network may have seen a certain hashtag being used a lot in recent weeks, it reads #blamethemuslims.

For those who do not tweet that just means thousands of people have been writing "Blame the Muslims" next to their comments.

The remark sounds offensive, but it is actually a sarcastic comment initiated by a British Muslim student in response to some media coverage of the recent attacks in Norway.

Sanum Ghafoor spoke to BBC Asian Network about why she wrote #blamethemuslims and how people have reacted to it.

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