Heated Debate Over Islam in US

On a special “This Week” town hall, Christiane Amanpour moderated a fiery debate over the place of Islam in America. The first question the “This Week” anchor put to her panelists on all sides of the issue was: should Americans fear Islam? [Read and watch video]

New Rainbow of Islamic Knowledge and Religious diversity: Zaytuna College in Berkeley, Calif., founded by three prominent Islamic scholars, became the nation’s first fully accredited Muslim institution of higher learning, welcoming its first cohort of students this fall. With five faculty members and 15 students in its inaugural class, Zaytuna opened its doors in the midst of a whirlwind of vicious and searing ethnocentric criticism sweeping America concerning Islam. [READ]



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