Posted by on July 12, 2012 in Blog
By Johara Hall
2012 Summer Intern
Join panelists Dr. Azizah Al-Hibri, Founder of KARAMAH, Imam Mohamed Magid, Director of the Dulles Area Muslim Society Center, Rabbi David Saperstein, Director of the Religious Action Center of Reform Judaism, and Dean Robert Destro, Professor of Law at the Catholic University of America, as they discuss religious discrimination against American Muslims today.
These four experts will address the questions:
- What does Shari’ah mean for American Muslims, and what does it have to do with religious freedom?
- What do these questions mean for Christian and Jewish communities in the U.S.?
Participants are encouraged to join this town hall discussion and ask questions about Islam in the U.S.
The event will take place at the National City Christian Church, located on 5 Thomas Circle NW, Washington, DC from 7:30pm-9pm to on Monday, July 16.
The event is cosponsored by KARAMAH: Muslim Women Lawyers for Human Rights, an organization that advocates for the understanding and promotion of human rights worldwide, particularly the rights of Muslim women under Islamic and civil law and Shoulder-to-Shoulder: Standing with American Muslims; Upholding American Values, a national campaign of religious, interfaith and faith-based organizations dedicated to ending anti-Muslim sentiment .
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