Is your best friend from the same ethnic background as you?

In Islam of course there is no difference between people in terms of ethnic background, meaning one is not better than another. Is it natural however for people to find more common ground with people with similar life experiences (culture)? I see the little clicks in the mosque and so this often comes to my... show more In Islam of course there is no difference between people in terms of ethnic background, meaning one is not better than another. Is it natural however for people to find more common ground with people with similar life experiences (culture)? I see the little clicks in the mosque and so this often comes to my mind,. For me personally, most of my friends are Palestinian or Egyptian and my two best friends are also Palestinian, though one is raised in Palestine and one here in the US. What do you think? I am an American BTW
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