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What is the truth about Islam and Muslims in America?

Posted By First Amendment Center On January 18, 2012 @ 10:52 am In First Amendment Program,News release | 3 Comments

  • This program will be webcast live at 7:30 p.m. EST. See webcast at the bottom of this post.

The Religious Freedom Education Project at the Newseum, Unity Productions Foundation, Wesley Theological Seminary, the Institute for Faith and Politics and the Institute for Social Policy and Understanding invite you to a timely and provocative discussion:

What is the truth about Islam and Muslims in America?
(Everything you always wanted to know — but were afraid to ask)

Wednesday, Jan. 18, 2012
7:30 p.m.

Annenberg Theater
Newseum
555 Pennsylvania Ave., N.W.
Washington, D.C.

In recent months, anti-mosque protests, anti-Sharia legislation and related controversies have left many Americans confused about Islam and Muslims in America.

Join a panel of experts for a civil dialogue that separates fact from fiction in the current debates about Islam in the U.S.

Bring your questions — and learn about resources for addressing these important issues in your own community.

Welcome
Alex Kronemer, Unity Productions Foundation

Panel
Haroon Mogul, Columbia University, Institute for Social Policy and Understanding
Rabbi Marc Schneier, Foundation for Ethnic Understanding
Melissa Rogers, Center for Religion and Public Affairs, Wake Forest University
Asma Uddin, Becket Fund for Religious Liberty, Institute for Social Policy and Understanding

Moderator
Charles C. Haynes, Religious Freedom Education Project at the Newseum

Admission is free, but registration is required. To RSVP or for more information, contact Ashlie Hampton at ahampton@freedomforum.org or 202/292-6288.


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