Dearborn is a city in the U.S. state of Michigan. In the 2010 census, Arab Americans comprised 40% of Dearborn’s population. It is also the home of The Islamic Center of America, it is the largest mosque in North America. Every year the town hosts The Arab Festival
While the Christians were walking along the public sidewalks and expressing their messages at the 2012 Arab Festival in Dearborn, Michigan, they were attacked by a group of Muslims, which consisted mostly of teenagers. Adult bystanders were seen encouraging the Muslim youths, who were throwing bottles, rocks, and other debris at the Christians. The Muslims were also shouting and blowing horns to harass the Christians. Some of the Muslims spat on them. Several of the Christians were bruised and bloodied by the assault. The Muslims also shouted profanities at them and mocked their Christian faith.