On the anniversary of 9/11, Armstrong wrote an interesting article on 9/11 and compassion. We have seen a resurgence of animosity towards all Muslims (and others) in the last few years. However, the greatest weapons we have against terrorism and fundamentalism are love, peace and compassion. She ends her article with a great line:
It is time to combat the ignorance that inspires hatred and fear. We have seen the harm religious chauvinism can do; now let us bear witness to the power of compassion.