Earlier this year, the Council on American-Islamic Relations released a report showing that hate incidents against Muslims in California are on the rise.

If you ever witnessed someone being bullied, harassed or even assaulted, how would you respond? Would you step in to help, call police or turn a blind eye?

The San Diego chapter of the Council on American-Islamic Relations is offering training in bystander and ally intervention for community members who want to learn what they can do to help a victim of harassment and deescalate incidents of hate.

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