A Muslim Man Set Out 2 Signs. 18 People Immediately Hugged Him.

It was a social experiment gone right.

A man set out a simple sign.

There was a second sign that intrigued people even more.

He put a blindfold on and waited.

People began to take notice.

A man approached.

And gave him a hug.

And then another person came up.

And many more followed.

One guy jumped out of his car and held up traffic.

Ran across a busy street.

Just to give him a hug.

They conducted the experiment to address the rise of Islamophobia in North America and Europe.

And the response was incredible.

Watch the video below to see the hugs in action.