Social media has become a powerful tool of communication and now it is being used to fight terror by Muslims globally.
Muslims globally are rallying together on social media using the hashtag #NotInMyName to shout out to the world that ISIS is not a representation of their religious views. The campaign was launched on 10 September is being driven by British organisation Active Change Foundation against the extremist group known as the Islamic State . ISIS has been over time using social media to spread propaganda.
The anti-terrorism campaign has also garnered mentions from US president Obama.
Take a look at the video created.
Meanwhile, youths globally are sharing their views
I am a proud muslim and ISIS doesn't slightly represent me nor my religion. #NotInMyName
— Farah Mehyar (@FarahMehyar88) September 23, 2014
— Sayed Umaar (@UmaarKazmi) September 18, 2014
— Murtaza Ali Shah (@MurtazaGeoNews) September 17, 2014
ISIS is not a representation of Islam. My religion is based upon principles of respect, love and harmony. #NotInMyName
— Aman Baluch (@AmaanBaluch) September 22, 2014