ASMA Weekly Newsletter
April 20, 2011 | Issue 1
MSNBC - Daisy Khan on issue about Qur'an Burnings
TakeAway - Daisy Khan radio interview about Religious Extremism
Daisy Khan, from the American Society of Muslim Advancement and Dr. Geoff Tunnicliffe of the World Evangelical Alliance both condemn the burning of the Quran and the subsequent violence.
Five Myths about Muslims in America
"I founded the multi-faith Cordoba Initiative to fight the misunderstandings that broaden the divide between Islam and the West-each perceived as harmful by the other. Millions of American Muslims, who see no contradiction between being American and being Muslim, are working hard to bridge this gap.
Reclaim an Egalitarian Islam
In a speech at the 2011 U.S.-Islamic World Forum on April 11, Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton decried the exclusion of women from key transitional decision-making roles in the Arab renaissance. Clinton emphasized political and socioeconomic participation, but, perhaps in an effort to mitigate allegations of anti-Islam bias, did not mention the equally important issue of women's religious leadership.
Dear Fellow MLT's,
I'd like to take a minute to introduce to you my new global project called The Crescent Post.
The Crescent Post is a global news portal dedicated to bringing diverse voices about the 'Muslim Street' together in one place.
You can check out the official website for The Crescent Post here: www.CrescentPost.com
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