This Was Twitter's Reaction To A Muslim Removing Her Hijab During A Grey's Anatomy Episode

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Grey's Anatomy first aired back in 2005 and 13 years later, the show is still grabbing attention with nail-biting plot lines and gripping TV.

In a recent episode; Dr. Qadri, a new hijabi intern at the hospital, found herself in an emergency situation. A patient begins to bleed out so Qadri quickly removes her hijab to stop the bleed. When later asked why she took it off, her response was this:

"It's a symbol of my faith. And my faith is about service and compassion." 

The scene has been widely shared on social media, and the reaction across the board is one of praise for the show's director Shonda Rhimes...

This is the clip people are talking about

#representation is trending

People are praising the show's creator Shonda Rhimes

Rhimes is known for diversifying the show

"I'm normalizing TV"

The reaction across the board is one of praise

Written By

Casey Fitzgerald

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